SB 846 Virginia Interim Redistricting Commission; criteria for remedial redistricting plans.
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Summary as introduced:
Virginia Interim Redistricting Commission; criteria for remedial redistricting plans. Provides for the establishment of the Virginia Interim Redistricting Commission (Commission) when any congressional or state legislative district drawn as required by Article II, Section 6 of the Constitution of Virginia is declared unlawful or unconstitutional, in whole or in part, by order of any state or federal court. The Commission is tasked with determining and submitting to the General Assembly and the Governor a redistricting plan remedying such unlawful or unconstitutional district. The bill also provides criteria by which the Commission is to draw remedial districts.

Full text:
11/28/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101054D  pdf | impact statement

Status:
11/28/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101054D
11/28/16  Senate: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/31/17  Senate: Reported from Privileges and Elections (12-Y 2-N)
02/02/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/06/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (26-Y 14-N)
02/08/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/17  House: Read first time
02/08/17  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
02/08/17  House: Assigned P & E sub: Elections
02/14/17  House: Subcommittee recommends passing by indefinitely (5-Y 2-N)
02/21/17  House: Left in Privileges and Elections