HB 844 Eminent domain.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Eminent domain. Repeals the July 1, 2002, sunset for certain provisions regarding eminent domain procedures that were enacted in the 2000 Session. The procedures that were scheduled to expire on July 1, 2002: (i) give property owners the option of having compensation awards determined by a jury; (ii) require a condemnor to provide a copy of its appraisal of the property with its offer to purchase the condemnee's property; (iii) increase the maximum compensation for a survey conducted by the condemnee from $100 to $1,000; (iv) require condemnors to conduct a title search of the property before making an offer to purchase or filing a certificate of take, in order to avoid delays in payments to condemnees; (v) require VDOT to use licensed real estate appraisers in conducting its valuations for property acquisitions; and (vi) allow tenants with a lease of 12 months or longer to intervene in eminent domain proceedings involving their leased property. This bill is identical to SB 107.

Full text:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/09/02 021277266  pdf | impact statement
03/13/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB844ER)  pdf | impact statement
04/08/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0539)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments
Senate amendments engrossed

Status:
01/09/02  House: Presented & ordered printed, prefiled 01/09/02 021277266
01/09/02  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/24/02  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 2
01/25/02  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
01/29/02  House: Read first time
01/30/02  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/31/02  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
01/31/02  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
01/31/02  House: Communicated to Senate
02/01/02  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/01/02  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/02  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/amds (13-Y 1-N)
02/15/02  Senate: Const. reading disp., passed by for the day (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/02  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (40-Y 0-N)
02/18/02  Senate: Passed by for the day
02/19/02  Senate: Read third time
02/19/02  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/19/02  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/19/02  Senate: Title replaced
02/19/02  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/19/02  Senate: Passed Senate with amendments (39-Y 1-N)
02/19/02  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 1-N)
02/20/02  House: Placed on Calendar
02/21/02  House: Passed by for the day
02/22/02  House: Senate amendments agreed to by House (99-Y 0-N)
02/22/02  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
03/13/02  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB844ER)
03/18/02  House: Enrolled
03/18/02  House: Signed by Speaker
03/19/02  Senate: Signed by President
04/05/02  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 539 (effective 7/1/02)
04/08/02  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0539)