SB0361

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Congressional Districting Process

Sponsored by:

Senator Pinsky

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/14 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Legislative Services to obtain specified census data, adjust the census data for specified purposes, and provide the census data to a temporary redistricting commission within a specified time period; creating a temporary redistricting commission; requiring the commission to use specified census data to prepare and adopt a districting plan for congressional districting within a specified time period; specifying that a specified districting plan is the plan for the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Pinsky, Colburn, Ferguson, Kittleman, Montgomery, and Raskin
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0832
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Contingency - on a contingency described in Sec. 2 of the bill
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Committee(s):
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - General Assembly
Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Boundaries
Census
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Congress, U.S.
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Interstate Affairs
Legislative Services, Department of
Maps and Charts
Notices
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Secretary of State
Sunset
Statutes:Article - Election Law
(8-6A-01 through 8-6A-04)

How a Bill Becomes Law

Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


October 24, 2017 1:08 P.M.