HR 1944 RFS

113th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 1944

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

February 27, 2014

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


AN ACT

To protect private property rights.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. PROHIBITION ON EMINENT DOMAIN ABUSE BY STATES.

SEC. 3. PROHIBITION ON EMINENT DOMAIN ABUSE BY THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

SEC. 4. PRIVATE RIGHT OF ACTION.

SEC. 5. REPORTING OF VIOLATIONS TO ATTORNEY GENERAL.

SEC. 6. NOTIFICATION BY ATTORNEY GENERAL.

SEC. 7. REPORTS.

SEC. 8. SENSE OF CONGRESS REGARDING RURAL AMERICA.

SEC. 9. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

SEC. 10. RELIGIOUS AND NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS.

SEC. 11. REPORT BY FEDERAL AGENCIES ON REGULATIONS AND PROCEDURES RELATING TO EMINENT DOMAIN.

SEC. 12. SENSE OF CONGRESS.

SEC. 13. DISPROPORTIONATE IMPACT.

SEC. 14. DEFINITIONS.

SEC. 15. LIMITATION ON STATUTORY CONSTRUCTION.

SEC. 16. BROAD CONSTRUCTION.

SEC. 17. SEVERABILITY AND EFFECTIVE DATE.

Passed the House of Representatives February 26, 2014.

Attest:

KAREN L. HAAS,

Clerk.