SB 840: Residential Property Riparian Rights
GENERAL BILL by Albritton
Residential Property Riparian Rights; Requiring land surveyors to give preference to using the prolongation-of-property-line method to establish a property owner’s riparian rights along a channel under certain circumstances; requiring courts to award reasonable attorney fees and costs to a prevailing party in a civil action under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 House - Died in Messages
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- Environment and Natural Resources (EN)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Rules (RC)
Date Chamber Action 11/5/2021 Senate • Filed
11/16/2021 Senate • Referred to Environment and Natural Resources; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 56
1/3/2022 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Environment and Natural Resources, 01/10/22, 4:00 pm, 37 Senate Building
1/10/2022 Senate • Favorable by Environment and Natural Resources; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 95
1/11/2022 Senate • Now in Judiciary
• Introduced -SJ 56
1/19/2022 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/24/22, 3:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
1/24/2022 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 218
1/25/2022 Senate • Now in Rules
1/31/2022 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/03/22, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
2/3/2022 Senate • Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -SJ 337
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
2/7/2022 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/10/22 -SJ 364
2/10/2022 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 358
• Read 3rd time -SJ 358
• Passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 358
• Immediately certified -SJ 364
2/10/2022 House • In Messages
3/12/2022 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
3/14/2022 House • Died in Messages
SB 840, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 11/5/2021 at 8:22 AM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 841 (c1) Residential Property Riparian Rights Environment, Agriculture and Flooding Subcommittee Similar Last Action: 3/14/2022 H Died on Second Reading Calendar
Floor Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Floor Action Format 261532 - Amendment
Between lines 63 and 64 insert:
Committee Votes (3)
Date Committee Result 1/10/2022 4:00 PM Environment and Natural Resources 4 Yeas - 0 Nays 1/24/2022 3:00 PM Judiciary 9 Yeas - 0 Nays 2/3/2022 9:00 AM Rules 15 Yeas - 0 Nays
Floor Votes (1)
Date Chamber Result 2/10/2022 2:39 PM Senate 39 Yeas - 0 Nays
Citations - Statutes (3)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 253.141 Riparian rights defined; certain submerged bottoms subject to private ownership. Page 1 (pdf) 403.813 Permits issued at district centers; exceptions. Page 3 (pdf) 403.9323 Legislative intent. Page 6 (pdf)
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