2012 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - General Assembly Prior Year Introduction As: SB 362/06 - EHE
Sponsored By:
Senators Brochin, Colburn, and Kittleman
Congressional Districting Process


Providing a process for establishing districts for the election of members of Congress; establishing criteria for creating districts; directing the Department of Legislative Services to hold public hearings and develop up to three congressional districting plans; establishing a temporary redistricting advisory commission and specifying members' qualifications and the duties of the commission; directing the General Assembly to act on the plan or plans within specified times; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 2/23 at 1:30 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Congress, U.S
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Electronic Government
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee.
Legislation -see also- Correct Leg; Cur Leg; Emerg Bills
Legislative Services, Department of
Libraries -see also- Archives
Maps and Charts
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Information
Reapportionment and Redistricting
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records

Bill affects the following Statute:

Election Law
( 8-6A-01 through 8-6A-07 )


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