2010 Regular Session

SENATE BILL 400

File Code: State Government - General Assembly Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 496
Sponsored By:
Senators Pugh, Raskin, Conway, Currie, Forehand, Harrington, Jones, Kelley, Madaleno, McFadden, Miller, Muse, and Peters
Entitled:
No Representation Without Population Act

Synopsis:

Requiring incarcerated individuals to be counted in population counts in a specified manner if the individuals were residents of the State before incarceration; and prohibiting incarcerated individuals from being included in the population counts used after each decennial census for the purpose of creating a specified congressional districting plan and the legislative districting plan for the General Assembly and the legislative districts that are used to elect the governing body of a county or a municipal corporation.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
1/29
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
2/17
Hearing 3/4 at 1:00 p.m.
3/22
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
3/23
Favorable with Amendments
Laid Over (Senator Stoltzfus) Adopted
3/24
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
3/26
Third Reading Passed (34-10)
4/7
Returned Passed
House Action
3/23
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
4/8
Favorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
4/1
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
4/4
Third Reading Passed (101-35)
Action after passage in Senate and House
4/13
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 66

Sponsored by:

Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr., District 27
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Census
Congress, U.S
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Prisoners -see also- Ex-Offenders
Reapportionment

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Election Law
( 8-701 )
Article - 24 Political Subdivisions - Miscellaneous Provisions
( 1-111 )
State Government
( 2-2A-01 )

Documents

All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments:
Senate
Number: 924730/01     Offered on: March 24, 2010   at: 12:43 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Committee Votes :
Senate
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs
House
Rules and Executive Nominations
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
Senate
March 26, 2010: Third Reading Passed (34-10)
House
April 4, 2010: Third Reading Passed (101-35)