H.R. 223 (113th): John Tanner Fairness and Independence in Redistricting Act

Introduced:

Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Barrow

Representative for Georgia's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
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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History

Jan 14, 2013
 
Introduced

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