LAWFER-GARRETT AND BLACK.
PROPERTY-GOVT TAKING-LOW VALUE
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Property Rights Preservation Law and the Relief for
Diminished Property Value Law. Requires the Attorney General to
develop and provide to State and local agencies guidelines to assist
in identifying and evaluating State and local government actions that
may result in the taking of private property such that compensation to
the property owner is required under the Illinois or United States
constitution. Requires State and local agencies to assess whether a
government action may result in such a taking of private property.
Provides a cause of action for property owners and provides for
enforcement by the Attorney General. Provides a cause of action for
damages for a property owner whose property is diminished in value by
50% or more by application of a statute, ordinance, regulation, or
policy or by denial of a permit or other governmental authorization.
Provides for a civil action to invalidate a statute, ordinance,
regulation, or policy or a provision of a permit or other governmental
authorization that does not substantially advance its stated
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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