Virginia Interim Redistricting Commission; criteria for remedial redistricting plans. (SB598)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Interim Redistricting Commission; criteria for remedial redistricting plans. Provides for the establishment of the Virginia Interim Redistricting Commission (the Commission) when any congressional or state legislative district drawn as required by Article II, Section 6 of the Constitution of Virginia is declared unlawful or unconstitutional, in whole or in part, by order of any state or federal court. The Commission is tasked with determining and submitting to the General Assembly and the Governor a redistricting plan remedying such unlawful or unconstitutional district. The bill also provides criteria by which the Commission is to draw remedial districts. This bill was incorporated into SB 19. Read the Bill »

Status

01/16/2018: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/09/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/18 18103329D
01/09/2018Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/15/2018Impact statement from DPB (SB598)
01/16/2018Incorporated by Privileges and Elections (SB19-Lucas) (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)