Redistricting special session; applies to Governor to call therefor and establish schedule, etc. (HJ986)

Introduced By

Del. Kirk Cox (R-Colonial Heights) with support from 13 copatrons, whose average partisan position is:

Those copatrons are Del. Bill Howell (R-Fredericksburg), Del. Bill Janis (R-Glen Allen), Del. Johnny Joannou (D-Portsmouth), Del. Joseph Johnson (D-Abingdon), Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City), Del. Lacey Putney (I-Bedford), Sen. Chuck Colgan (D-Manassas), Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania), Sen. Steve Newman (R-Forest), Sen. Tommy Norment (R-Williamsburg), Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk), Sen. Dick Saslaw (D-Springfield), Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate


Redistricting special session.  Applies to the Governor to call a redistricting special session. Read the Bill »


02/26/2011: Passed the Senate


02/25/2011Presented 11105548D
02/25/2011Taken up for immediate consideration
02/25/2011Engrossed by House
02/25/2011Agreed to by House (86-Y 12-N)
02/25/2011VOTE: ADOPTION (86-Y 12-N) (see vote tally)
02/25/2011Reading waived
02/25/2011Referred to Committee on Rules
02/26/2011Rules suspended (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2011Discharged from Rules
02/26/2011Readings waived
02/26/2011Taken up for immediate consideration
02/26/2011Reading of amendments waived
02/26/2011Amendments by Senator Norment agreed to
02/26/2011Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/26/2011Agreed to by Senate with amendments (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2011Passed by temporarily
02/26/2011Senate amendments rejected by House (64-Y 24-N)
02/26/2011VOTE: REJECTED (64-Y 24-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/201166 affirmative votes needed for passage
02/26/2011Reconsideration of Senate amendments agreed to by House
02/26/2011Senate amendments agreed to by House (85-Y 4-N)
02/26/2011VOTE: ADOPTION #2 (85-Y 4-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2011Bill text as passed House and Senate (HJ986ER)


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 31 minutes.