2011 Special Session 1

SENATE BILL 1

EMERGENCY BILL File Code: Elections Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1
Sponsored By:
The President (By Request - Administration)
Entitled:
Congressional Districting Plan

Synopsis:

Establishing the composition of the eight districts in the State of Maryland for the election of members to the United States House of Representatives; specifying ward, election district, and precinct boundaries; and making the Act an emergency measure.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used. For explaination of terms click here.
Senate Action
10/17
First Reading Reapportionment and Redistricting
Favorable Report by Reapportionment and Redistricting
Favorable
Motion two readings same day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Robey) Adopted (34-12)
Favorable Report Adopted

Floor Amendment (Senator Pipkin) Rejected (13-33)
Second Reading Passed
10/18
Motion Returned Second Reading (Senator Robey) Adopted
Floor Amendment (Senator Robey) Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Motion two readings same day Const/Rule 24 (Senator Robey) Adopted (46-0)
Third Reading Passed (33-13)
10/20
Senate Concur - House Amendments
Third Reading Passed (32-13)
Passed Enrolled
House Action
10/18
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Favorable Report by House Rules and Executive Nominations
Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Delegate Busch) Adopted (118-8)
Favorable Report Adopted
Special Order until 10/19 (Delegate O'Donnell) Adopted
Motion Special Order until later (Delegate McDonough) Rejected (41-92)
Floor Amendment (Minority Leader) Rejected (41-96)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Parrott) Rejected (40-97)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Smigiel) Rejected (39-96)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Gutierrez) Rejected (26-107)
Second Reading Passed
Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Delegate Busch) Adopted (123-12)
Floor Committee Amendment Adopted
Motion vote previous question (Delegate Minnick) Adopted
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (91-46)
Action after passage in Senate and House
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 1

Sponsored by:

President, The
Administration

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Boundaries
Congress, U.S
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Emergency Bills
Reapportionment and Redistricting

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Election Law
( 8-701 , 8-702 through 8-709 )

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
Attorney General Letter: Available
Amendments:
Senate
Number: 453627/02     Offered on: October 18, 2011   at: 11:43 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 933821/02     Offered on: October 17, 2011   at: 6:30 p.m.     Status: Rejected
House
Number: 503327/02     Offered on: October 19, 2011   at: 10:39 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 573724/01     Offered on: October 19, 2011   at: 1:47 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 593222/01     Offered on: October 19, 2011   at: 12:39 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 933729/02     Offered on: October 19, 2011   at: 12:23 p.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 963421/02     Offered on: October 19, 2011   at: 11:50 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Committee Votes :
Senate
Reapportionment and Redistricting
House
Rules and Executive Nominations
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
Senate
October 17, 2011: Motion two readings same day Const/Rule 24 (Robey) Adopted (34-12)
October 17, 2011: Floor Amendment (Pipkin) {933821/2 Rejected (13-33)
October 18, 2011: Motion two readings same day Const/Rule 24 (Robey) Adopted (46-0)
October 18, 2011: Third Reading Passed (33-13)
October 20, 2011: Third Reading Passed (32-13)
House
October 18, 2011: Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Busch) Adopted (118-8)
October 18, 2011: Motion Special Order until later (McDonough) Rejected (41-92)
October 18, 2011: Floor Amendment (Minority Leader) {503327/2 Rejected (41-96)
October 18, 2011: Floor Amendment (Parrott) {963421/2 Rejected (40-97)
October 18, 2011: Floor Amendment (Smigiel) {933729/2 Rejected (39-96)
October 18, 2011: Floor Amendment (Gutierrez) {593222/1 Rejected (26-107)
October 18, 2011: Motion Rules Suspended two readings same day (Busch) Adopted (123-12)
October 18, 2011: Third Reading Passed (91-46)