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Friday, March 11, 2005
GA - Senate OKs curb on land grabs
Senate OKs curb on land grabs | ajc.com: "The Georgia Senate on Thursday approved a bill that would limit the government's ability to seize private property, even as some lawmakers complained that it would stifle legitimate redevelopment efforts."
[SB 86 basically says that eminent domain cannot be used to condemn property solely for improving the tax base and bans condemnations where the property is planned to be resold to private developers]