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Potomac Compact for Fair Representation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carr


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

Synopsis:Establishing the Potomac Compact for Fair Representation; providing that a party state is not required to comply with the Compact under certain circumstances; establishing the Independent Congressional Districting Commission; requiring the Commission to consider the adoption of a certain congressional districting plan for a party state, draw and adopt a certain congressional districting plan for a party state before a certain deadline, operate in a certain manner, and solicit public feedback; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carr, Frush, and Gutierrez
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0622 Session: 2017 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Contingency - on federal, state, or local action
Rules and Executive Nominations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Boundaries
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Interstate Affairs
Political Parties
Public Information
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(8-701, 8-6A-01 through 8-6A-06)

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February 27, 2018 2:27 P.M.