Redistricting local districts; local government may exclude from its calculations. (HB2073)

Introduced By

Del. Riley Ingram (R-Hopewell)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Elections; redistricting local districts; prison populations.  Provides that the local governing body may exclude from its calculations in drawing local districts for decennial redistricting the population of certain correctional facilities. The bill includes federal and regional, as well as state, correctional facilities and allows the exclusion of the facility population if it exceeds 12 percent of the ideal single-member district population for the locality. Read the Bill »


02/15/2011: Failed to Pass in Committee


01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102031D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/18/2011Assigned P & E sub: #5 Redistricting
01/18/2011Assigned P & E sub: #2 Elections
01/25/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2073)
02/01/2011Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment(s) (6-Y 0-N)
02/04/2011Reported from Privileges and Elections with amendments (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2011Read first time
02/07/2011Read second time
02/07/2011Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/2011Emergency clause added
02/07/2011Engrossed by House as amended HB2073E
02/07/2011Printed as engrossed 11102031D-E
02/08/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2073E)
02/08/2011Read third time and passed House (99-Y 0-N)
02/08/2011VOTE: PASSAGE EMERGENCY (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2011Constitutional reading dispensed
02/09/2011Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/15/2011Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (8-Y 7-N) (see vote tally)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 1 clip in all, totaling 2 minutes.