SB 878 Congressional and state legislative districts.
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Summary as introduced:
Congressional and state legislative districts. Provides criteria for the General Assembly to observe in drawing districts, including respect for political boundaries, equal population, racial and ethnic fairness, contiguity, compactness, and communities of interest. The bill prohibits use of political data or election results unless necessary to determine if racial or ethnic minorities can elect candidates of their choice.

Full text:
12/16/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101113D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
12/16/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101113D
12/16/16  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/17  Senate: Failed to report (defeated) in Privileges and Elections (7-Y 7-N)