Category: Energy and Environment
HB 572 (2015) relative to taking land for high pressure gas pipelines.
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Originally written to require a pipeline company to purchase all of a resident's land when the land is taken through eminent domain. The Senate rewrote the bill to instead increase the criteria for the Site Evaluation Committee to consider when approving pipelines.
Bill Sponsor: James "Jim" Belanger
Next Hearing Date: Wed, 04/29/2015
Next Voting Date: Thu, 06/04/2015