H.R. 337 (113th): Redistricting Transparency Act of 2013

Introduced:

Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Cooper
Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2013
Length: 11 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 419 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2011

H.R. 1346 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 10, 2015

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History

Introduced
Jan 22, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (12D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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