2013 Regular Session



Courts and Judicial Proceedings - Jurisdiction over Eminent Domain Cases - Circuit Court

Sponsored by:

Delegate Morhaim


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Environmental Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Establishing that a circuit court has exclusive, original jurisdiction over all proceedings for the acquisition of private property for public use by condemnation; and providing that specified provisions of the Act establishing jurisdiction apply to property acquired for public use by a private company by the exercise of specified authority granted under federal law.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morhaim, Cardin, and Stein
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0398
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Environmental Matters
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Circuit Courts
Public Works
Real Estate -see also- Agents and Brokers
Real Property
Statutes:Article - Real Property

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