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General Assembly - Establishment of House Districts (Maryland Fair Representation Act)

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Delegate Miele


In the House - Unfavorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations

Synopsis:Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to alter the provisions relating to the establishment of legislative districts for the purpose of electing members of the House of Delegates to require that all delegate districts consist of either three single-member districts or one three-member district; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Miele, Buckel, Cassilly, Hornberger, McComas, Shoemaker, and Szeliga
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
Rules and Executive Nominations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
State Government - General Assembly
Narrow Subject(s):Boundaries
Constitutional Amendments
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Statutes:Article - III - Legislative Department

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March 5, 2018 6:06 P.M.