About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to impose certain objective requirements on State legislatures and federal courts with respect to the establishment of congressional districts on the basis of the most recent decennial census, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
2/10/1982--Introduced.Redistricting Standards Act of 1982 - Establishes in each State entitled to more than one Representative in Congress a number of districts equal to the number of Representatives to which ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Feb 10, 1982
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5529”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5529 — 97th Congress: Redistricting Standards Act of 1982. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5529
“H.R. 5529 — 97th Congress: Redistricting Standards Act of 1982.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5529>
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