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Nov 13, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on November 13, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from South Dakota
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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2007
Length: 20 pages
A bill to prohibit States from carrying out more than one Congressional redistricting after a decennial census and apportionment, to require States to conduct such redistricting through independent commissions, and for other purposes.
Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act of 2007 - Prohibits a state that has been redistricted after an apportionment from being redistricted again until after the next apportionment of Representatives, ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2350 (109th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1332 (111th).
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2342”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 1, 2006
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2342 — 110th Congress: Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2342
“S. 2342 — 110th Congress: Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/s2342>
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