H.R. 3025 (111th): Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 24, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 24, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Tanner
Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2009
Length: 21 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 543 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 17, 2007

S. 1332 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2009

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History

Introduced
Jun 24, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
33 cosponsors (32D, 1R) (show)
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Votes

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