SB 1133 Voter referendum; independent redistricting commission.
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Summary as introduced:
Voter referendum; independent redistricting commission. Provides for a statewide referendum on the question of whether the General Assembly should adopt a resolution to propose an amendment to the Constitution of Virginia that would establish an independent redistricting commission to create and propose redistricting plans for House of Delegates, Senate of Virginia, and congressional districts. The results would be advisory only and are intended only to demonstrate the preference of the citizens of the Commonwealth on the manner in which electoral districts are created. The referendum would be held at the November 2017 general election.

Full text:
01/09/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102827D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/09/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102827D
01/09/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (11-Y 2-N)
01/31/17  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/02/17  Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Finance (16-Y 0-N)