Congressional and state legislative districts; written descriptions of boundaries not required. (HB105)

Introduced By

Del. Joe Lindsey (D-Norfolk)

Progress

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

Description

Congressional and state legislative districts; written descriptions of boundaries not required. Removes the requirement that the Division of Legislative Services prepare written descriptions of the boundaries of congressional and state legislative districts. The bill does not affect provisions under current law that district boundaries are legally defined by the county and city boundaries reported in the decennial Census reports and by reference to precincts, parts of precincts, and census blocks listed in the Statistical Reports for each district. Read the Bill »

Status

02/12/2020: In Committee

History

DateAction
12/12/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20102534D
12/12/2019Committee
12/12/2019Referred to Committee on Rules
01/24/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB105)
01/24/2020Referred from Rules
01/24/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/27/2020Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional Amendments
02/05/2020Assigned P & E sub: Redistricting
02/06/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020VOTE: Block Vote Passage (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on Rules

Video

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.

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