Eminent domain; definitions of lost profits and access. (HB597)

Introduced By

Del. Anne Crockett-Stark (R-Wytheville)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Eminent domain; lost profits and access.  Provides definitions for the terms "lost profits" and "lost access" and how to determine the amount of just compensation, which includes lost profits and lost access resulting from the taking, that must be paid for property taken by eminent domain. The bill has a contingent effective date of January 1, 2013, provided that the voters approve an amendment to Section 11 of Article I of the Constitution of Virginia at the 2012 November election. Read the Bill »


02/03/2012: Merged into HB1035


01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12101082D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2012Assigned Courts sub: Civil
02/01/2012Impact statement from DPB (HB597)
02/01/2012Subcommittee recommends incorporating (HB1035-Joannou)
02/03/2012Incorporated by Courts of Justice (HB1035-Joannou)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB1035 and SB437.