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Title
Legislative and Congressional Districts – Criteria and Open Hearing Process (Fair Maps Act)
Sponsored by
Senators Washington, Lam, Lee, and West
Status
In the Senate - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to amend the standards to which legislative districts are required to conform; proposing adding a new article to the Maryland Constitution to require that congressional districts conform to certain standards; requiring that due regard be given to certain boundaries; requiring the General Assembly to establish and implement an open hearing process for public input and deliberation; etc.
Details
Constitutional Bill
Cross-filed with: HB1431
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum and on a contigency described in Sec. 5 of the bill
History
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/03/2020
Legislative Date
2/03/2020
Action
First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/05/2020
Legislative Date
2/05/2020
Action
Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 2/03/2020 2/03/2020 First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Senate 2/05/2020 2/05/2020 Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.
Text - First - Legislative and Congressional Districts – Criteria and Open Hearing Process (Fair Maps Act)
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Last Updated: 2/27/2020 3:55 PM