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2013 House Bill 4793: Update eminent domain provisions

Public Act 262 of 2013

  1. Introduced by Rep. Al Pscholka (R) on May 30, 2013, to repeal eminent domain property condemnation provisions in the state Drain Code and replace them with the provisions of a 1980 "Uniform Condemnation Procedures Act." This would codify in statute what is already the current practice.
    • Referred to the House Local Government Committee on May 30, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on October 3, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 106 to 0 in the House on October 15, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on October 16, 2013.
    • Referred to the Senate Local Government & Elections Committee on October 16, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on December 12, 2013, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 37 to 1 in the Senate on December 12, 2013, to repeal eminent domain property condemnation provisions in the state Drain Code and replace them with the provisions of a 1980 "Uniform Condemnation Procedures Act." This would codify in statute what is already the current practice.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 21, 2013.

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