HB0467

Find a 2016 Bill:

2016 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Legislative and Congressional Districting - Standards and Processes

Sponsored by:

Delegate Reznik

Status:

In the House - Hearing 2/29 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to establish the Legislative Districting Commission to prepare a specified legislative districting plan and to establish the Congressional Districting Commission to prepare a specified congressional districting plan following each decennial census and after public hearings; prohibiting the plans from being amended; submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State for their adoption or rejection; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Reznik, Barkley, Barve, Korman, Krimm, Moon, Platt, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Bill is a Constitutional Bill
Bill File Type: Regular
Contingency - on a referendum
Committee(s):
Rules and Executive Nominations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Elections
Narrow Subject(s):Attorney General
Boundaries
Census
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Congress, U.S.
Constitutional Amendments
Court of Appeals
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Governor
Hearings
Jurisdiction
Legislation -see also- Correct Leg; Cur Leg; Emerg Bills
Legislative Services, Department of
Maps and Charts
Petitions
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Referendum
State Employees
Statutes:Article - III - Legislative Department
(5, 5A)
Article - XX - Congressional Districting
(1 through 5)

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February 29, 2016 5:40 P.M.