Congressional and state legislative districts; standards and criteria. (SB241)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Standards and criteria for congressional and state legislative districts. Provides criteria by which congressional and state legislative districts are to be drawn, including equal population, racial and ethnic fairness, protection of racial and language minorities to participate and elect a preferred candidate, contiguity, and compactness. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/02/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104257D
01/02/2020Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/04/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB241)
02/04/2020Passed by indefinitely in Privileges and Elections (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)