Constitutional amendment; apportionment, Virginia Redistricting Commission (voter referendum). (HB784)

Introduced By

Del. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico) with support from co-patron Del. Sam Rasoul (D-Roanoke)

Progress

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

Description

Constitutional amendment (voter referendum); apportionment; Virginia Redistricting Commission. Provides for a referendum at the November 3, 2020, election to approve or reject amendments to the Constitution of Virginia establishing the Virginia Redistricting Commission and providing for the reapportionment of the Commonwealth to be done by such Commission. If approved by the voters, the amendments would become effective on November 15, 2020. Read the Bill »

Status

02/12/2020: In Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2020Committee
01/07/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100576D
01/07/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/21/2020Assigned P & E sub: Constitutional Amendments
01/23/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB784)
02/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB784)
02/05/2020Assigned P & E sub: Redistricting
02/06/2020Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
02/07/2020Reported from Privileges and Elections (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/09/2020Read first time
02/10/2020Read second time and engrossed
02/11/2020Read third time and passed House (89-Y 11-N)
02/11/2020VOTE: Passage (89-Y 11-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2020Constitutional reading dispensed
02/12/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB236 and SB358.

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