H.R. 223 (113th): John Tanner Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act
Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 21 pages
- See Instead:
H.R. 278 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 15, 2013
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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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 18, 2014
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9 cosponsors (8D, 1R) (show)(joined Feb 15, 2013)(joined Mar 21, 2013)(joined Jun 12, 2013)(joined Jan 3, 2014)(joined Jan 14, 2014)(joined Feb 26, 2014)(joined Jun 26, 2014)(joined Jul 10, 2014)(joined Nov 12, 2014)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 223 — 113th Congress: John Tanner Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr223
“H.R. 223 — 113th Congress: John Tanner Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. March 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr223>
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