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House Bill 1170

House Bill 1170

ARCHIVE (2012)

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Redistricting. Establishes a redistricting commission (commission) to draw congressional and legislative districts required after 2012. Provides that the commission consists of four members, one of whom is appointed by each of the legislative leaders. Requires the governor to appoint a fifth nonvoting member who acts as chair of the commission. Requires the commission to do the commission's work according to procedures and deadlines established by joint rules adopted by the house of representatives and the senate. Establishes criteria for establishing congressional and legislative districts. Makes an appropriation.
Current Status:
In Committee - first House
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