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Chapter 10.
Eminent Domain
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  • Article 1.
    Eminent Domain and Damages
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  • § 33.2-1000
    § 33.2-1001
    Power to acquire lands, etc.; conveyance to municipality after acquisition; property owners to be informed and briefed
    § 33.2-1002
    Limitation on power of eminent domain
    § 33.2-1003
    Additional power to acquire lands
    § 33.2-1004
    Plans for acquisition of rights-of-way
    § 33.2-1005
    Acquisition of real property that may be needed for transportation projects; sale of certain real property
    § 33.2-1006
    Reconveyance where property deemed suitable for mass transit purposes
    § 33.2-1007
    Authority to acquire entire tract of land, or parcel thereof, when only part to be utilized for highway purposes
    § 33.2-1008
    Authority to acquire land to replace parkland; applicability
    § 33.2-1009
    Acquisition of residue parcels declared to be in public interest
    § 33.2-1010
    Use and disposition of residue parcels of land
    § 33.2-1011
    Right to enter on land to ascertain its suitability for highway and other transportation purposes; damage resulting from such entry
    § 33.2-1012
    Limitations in Title 25.1 not applicable to Commissioner of Highways
    § 33.2-1013
    Notice of exercise of eminent domain power; evidence of value
    § 33.2-1014
    Acquisition of interests for exchange with railroad, public utility company, public service corporation or company, political subdivision, or cable television company; relocation of poles, lines, etc.
    § 33.2-1015
    Acquisition of land in median of highways for public mass transit; disposition of such property
    § 33.2-1016
    Procedure in general; suits in name of Commissioner of Highways; survival; validation of suits; notice of filing
    § 33.2-1017
    Taking highway materials from streams, rivers, and watercourses
    § 33.2-1018
    Authority to take possession and title to property before or during condemnation; purpose and intent of provisions
    § 33.2-1019
    Payments into court or filing certificate of deposit before entering upon land
    § 33.2-1020
    Payment of certificates of deposit; recordation of certain certificates; notice to owner
    § 33.2-1021
    Recordation of certificates; transfer of title or interest; land situated in two or more counties or cities
    § 33.2-1022
    Certificates to describe land and list owner
    § 33.2-1023
    Proceedings for distribution of funds; effect of acceptance of payments; evidence as to amount of deposit or certificate
    § 33.2-1024
    Reformation, alteration, revision, amendment, or invalidation of certificate
    § 33.2-1025
    When condemnation proceedings instituted; payment of compensation or damages; order confirming award; recording
    § 33.2-1026
    Awards in greater or lesser amounts than deposit; interest
    § 33.2-1027
    Agreements as to compensation; petition and order of court thereon; disposition of deposit
    § 33.2-1027.1
    Distribution of funds to owner or owner's attorney
    § 33.2-1028
    Enhancement to be offset against damage
    § 33.2-1029
    § 33.2-1029.1
    (See Editor's Note) Petition by owner for determination of just compensation
    § 33.2-1030
    Installation of broadband conduit
  • Article 2.
    Acquisition of Land Used As Cemeteries
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  • § 33.2-1031
    Commissioner of Highways may enter into agreement with person, church, association, etc.
    § 33.2-1032
    Commissioner of Highways may file petition for condemnation when no agreement can be reached; notice of condemnation proceedings
    § 33.2-1033
    Contents of petition for condemnation
    § 33.2-1034
    Removal and reinterment of remains; other proceedings