SB 531, Eminent Domain of Blighted Properties

Municipal Impact
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Bill Sponsor

Sen. Lester Jackson
District 2

This bill provides to local governments an alternative process for the condemnation of blighted properties within the local jurisdiction. 

This bill requires that the condemned property:

(A) Is at least 375,000 square feet in size; 
(B) Was built prior to 1995; and
(C) Has not been legally occupied, has not had a tenant, or has been empty for ten consecutive years or has been less than 30 percent occupied for a least 15 consecutive years

This bill is very similar to SB 227.

Last Updated: 2/28/2022
Subject Area: Economic Development and Redevelopment
Resources: bill text
2/22/2022 - Assigned to Senate Committee
Senate Judiciary

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