HB 1507 Redistricting process; establishes temporary redistricting advisory commission.
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Summary as introduced:
Redistricting process. Provides a new method for the preparation of state legislative and congressional redistricting plans; spells out standards for developing plans; precludes consideration of incumbency and political data in developing plans; assigns responsibility to the Division of Legislative Services to prepare plans for submission to the General Assembly; and establishes a temporary redistricting advisory commission to advise the Division, disseminate information on plans, and hold hearings for public reaction to plans. This bill is patterned after the Iowa redistricting process.

Full text:
10/26/04  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 050254508  pdf

Status:
10/26/04  House: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 050254508
10/26/04  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/21/05  House: Passed by indefinitely in P. & E. (14-Y 6-N)