To require States to carry out Congressional redistricting in accordance with a process under which members of the public are informed of redistricting proposals and have the opportunity to participate in the development of such proposals prior to their adoption, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 8th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2010
Length: 11 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on March 23, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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39 Cosponsors (38 Democrats, 1 Republican)
Mar 23, 2010
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H.R. 4918 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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