Title
Early Land Use Cases, Continued Uncertainty The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act
By
Gregory Stein
Description
38 PROBATE& PROPERTY JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2005 The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA), 42 U.S.C. §§ 2000cc–2000cc-5 (2000), was passed by Congress and signed by President Clinton in 2000. RLUIPAlimits the right of a government (1) to impose or implement a land use regulation in a mannne that creates a substantial burden on religious exercise and (2) to impose a substantial burden on the religious exercise of a person residing in, or confined to, a stateowwne or state...

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