H.R. 5529 (97th): Redistricting Standards Act of 1982


Feb 10, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 10, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert McClory

Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district


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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 10, 1982

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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.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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