2012 Regular Session


File Code: Elections Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 748
Sponsored By:
Senators Brinkley, Brochin, Colburn, Getty, Glassman, Jennings, Kittleman, Muse, Reilly, and Shank
Maryland Constitution - Congressional Districts - Requirements as to Territory, Form, and Boundaries


Proposing an amendment to the Maryland Constitution to specify that the districts for the election of members of the Congress of the United States shall conform to specified requirements as to territory, form, natural boundaries, and political subdivision boundaries; and submitting the amendment to the qualified voters of the State of Maryland for their adoption or rejection.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

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Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/8 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator David R. Brinkley, District 4
Senator James Brochin, District 42
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Joseph M. Getty, District 5
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator J. B. Jennings, District 7
Senator Allan H. Kittleman, District 9
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Edward R. Reilly, District 33
Senator Christopher B. Shank, District 2

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Congress, U.S
Constitutional Amendments
Elections -see also- Ballots; Camp Financ; Pol Cands; Voting
Reapportionment and Redistricting

Bill affects the following Statute:

Article - XV - Miscellaneous
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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