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2016 Regular Session



Potomac Compact for Fair Representation

Sponsored by:

Senator Raskin


In the Senate - Hearing 3/03 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Establishing the Potomac Compact for Fair Representation; providing that a party state is not required to comply with the Compact under specified circumstances; establishing the Independent Congressional Districting Commission; requiring the Commission to consider the adoption of a specified Congressional districting plan for a party state, draw and adopt a specified congressional districting plan for a party state before a specified deadline, operate in a specified manner, and solicit public feedback; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Raskin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Contingency - on adoption of an interstate compact
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  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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