2012 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - General Assembly
Sponsored By:
Delegates Vitale, Afzali, Dwyer, Eckardt, George, Kipke, McDermott, Norman, Schuh, Schulz, and Smigiel
Legislative and Congressional Districting Process


Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to require the Governor to present a legislative districting plan and any revision to the plan to the public for review and comment for a period of time, as specified; requiring the Governor to present a congressional districting plan to the public for review and comment for a period of time, as specified; requiring the Governor to post the plans on the State's Web site; making specified provisions of the Act contingent on the passage and ratification of a constitutional amendment; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Hearing 3/2 at 2:30 p.m.
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Cathy Vitale, District 33A
Delegate Kathy Afzali, District 4A
Delegate Don H. Dwyer, Jr., District 31
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Ron George, District 30
Delegate Nicholaus R. Kipke, District 31
Delegate Michael A. McDermott, District 38B
Delegate H. Wayne Norman, Jr., District 35A
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Kelly Schulz, District 4A
Delegate Michael D. Smigiel, Sr., District 36

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Congress, U.S
Constitutional Amendments
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Electronic Government
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
Public Information
Reapportionment and Redistricting

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Article - III - Legislative Department
( 5 )
Election Law
( 8-701 )
State Government
( 2-2A-02 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered