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LD 1810 - Regulatory Takings - Key Vote

Maine Key Votes

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Legislation - Motion Agreed (House) -
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NOTE: A MOTION TO INDEFINITELY POSTPONE IS EQUIVALENT TO DEFEATING THE BILL IF AGREED TO BY BOTH BODIES OF THE LEGISLATURE.

Legislation - Motion Agreed (Senate) -
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NOTE: A MOTION TO INDEFINITELY POSTPONE IS EQUIVALENT TO DEFEATING THE BILL IF AGREED TO BY BOTH BODIES OF THE LEGISLATURE.

Legislation - Motion Rejected (Senate) (16-18) -
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NOTE: A LEGISLATOR MAY MOVE TO RECONSIDER A BILL THAT HAS PREVIOUSLY BEEN TABLED.

Legislation - Bill Tabled (Senate) -
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NOTE: A LEGISLATOR MAY MOVE TO TABLE ANY PENDING LEGISLATION, THUS HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION. A "YEA" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF HALTING FURTHER CONSIDERATION, AND A "NAY" VOTE IS IN SUPPORT OF FURTHER CONSIDERATION. TABLING MOTIONS ARE OFTEN USED TO KILL LEGISLATION.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (74-72) - (Key vote)

Title: Regulatory Takings

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes landowners to seek damages against the state if a regulation has diminished the value of the landowner's property by more than 50 percent.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes property owners to seek monetary damages from the state if a regulation has reduced the value of the entire property by 50 percent or more (Part A, Sec. 1).
  • Establishes the Land Use Mediation Program in order to provide landowners with mediation as an alternative to court action for governmental land use actions (Part B, Sec. 1). 
  • Requires state agencies with responsibilities for land use laws to promote awareness of the Land Use Mediation Program (Part B, Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Regulatory Takings

Sponsors

  • Joan M. Nass (ME - R) (Out Of Office)
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