EMINENT DOMAIN

Reference:
Article X, Section 6

Summary:
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Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to prohibit the transfer of private property taken by eminent domain to a natural person or private entity; providing that the Legislature may by general law passed by a three-fifths vote of the membership of each house of the Legislature permit exceptions allowing the transfer of such private property; and providing that this prohibition on the transfer of private property taken by eminent domain is applicable if the petition of taking that initiated the condemnation proceeding was filed on or after January 2, 2007.

Sponsor:
The Florida Legislature

Status: Passed
Made Ballot: 06/20/2006 
Ballot Number: 8  
Election Date: 11/07/2006 
 Votes For: 3,047,420   
 Votes Against: 1,365,950   




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