Bill Texts: IN SB0037 | 2019 | Regular Session

Bill Title: Redistricting commission. Establishes a redistricting commission (commission) to create, hold hearings on, take public comment about, and recommend plans to redraw general assembly districts and congressional districts. Requires the legislative services agency (agency) to provide staff and administrative services to the commission. Establishes standards to govern the commission and the agency in the creation of redistricting plans. Provides that the general assembly must meet and enact redistricting plans before October 1 of a redistricting year. Authorizes the general assembly to convene in a session to act on redistricting bills at times other than the times the general assembly is currently authorized to meet. Repeals the current law establishing a redistricting commission for congressional redistricting.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-31 - Senator Stoops added as coauthor [SB0037 Detail]

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Introduced2018-12-11PDFLinkView

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No bill amendments currently on file for Indiana SB0037

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