SJ 307 Constitutional amendment; taking of private property for public use (first reference).
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Summary as introduced:
Constitutional amendment (first resolution); taking of private property for public uses.  Limits the exercise of eminent domain for the purpose of public use and specifies that, with the exception of property taken for public service corporations, public service companies, or railroads, property may not be taken if the primary purpose of the taking is private financial gain, private benefit, an increase in tax base or tax revenues, or an increase in employment. No more property shall be taken than is necessary to achieve the stated public use.

Full text:
01/05/11  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100710D  pdf

Status:
01/05/11  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11100710D
01/05/11  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/14/11  Senate: Assigned to P&E sub: Constitutional Amendments, Reapportionment, Referenda
02/08/11  Senate: Left in Privileges and Elections
02/08/11  Senate: Motion to suspend the rules rejected (18-Y 22-N)