RI S0852 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-0)
Status: Passed on July 6 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-06 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Creates an eighteen (18) member special commission on reapportionment whose purpose is to draft and to report to the general assembly to reapportion the districts of the general assembly and the state's United States Congressional districts.

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Establishing A Reapportionment Commission


Roll Calls

2021-06-23 - House - Passage In Concurrence (Y: 69 N: 0 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-06-08 - Senate - Passage (Y: 32 N: 5 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-06SenateSigned by Governor
2021-06-30SenateTransmitted to Governor
2021-06-23HouseHouse passed Sub A in concurrence
2021-06-21HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/23/2021)
2021-06-14HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A in concurrence
2021-06-11HouseScheduled for consideration (06/14/2021)
2021-06-10HouseReferred to House State Government & Elections
2021-06-08SenateSenate passed Sub A
2021-06-04SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (06/08/2021)
2021-06-03SenateCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2021-06-02SenateProposed Substitute
2021-05-28SenateScheduled for consideration (06/03/2021)
2021-05-06SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-04-30SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (05/06/2021)
2021-04-28SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Judiciary

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Bill Comments