Florida Statutes > Chapter 127 – Right of Eminent Domain to Counties
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|§ 127.01||Counties delegated power of eminent domain; recreational purposes, issue of necessity of taking; compliance with limitations|
|§ 127.02||County commissioners may authorize acquirement of property by eminent domain|
Terms Used In Florida Statutes > Chapter 127 - Right of Eminent Domain to Counties
- Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
- Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
- Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
- Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.