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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2019
Length: 22 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)
What legislators are saying
Mar 10, 2015
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1347 (114th).
Jan 27, 2017
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 712 (115th).
Jan 3, 2019
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Jan 4, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 80.
H.R. 130 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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