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House Bill 1775


House Bill 1775

ARCHIVE (2003)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Unsafe buildings. Establishes procedures for the forfeiture of real property containing unsafe buildings to a county or municipality when the owner of the unsafe building willfully refuses to comply with an order to remove the unsafe building. Increases the civil penalty that may be imposed for the willful refusal to comply with an order to remove an unsafe building from $1,000 to $15,000. Provides that forfeiture is in the alternative to the civil penalty. Provides for the disposition of property acquired by forfeiture.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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