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

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



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



Feb 10, 1982

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H.R. 5529 (97th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 97th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1981 to Dec 23, 1982. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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