H.R.1711 - Congressional Districting Reform Act of 1989101st Congress (1989-1990)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-9] (Introduced 04/05/1989)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/05/1989 Referred to the House Committee on Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1711 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/05/1989)
Congressional Districting Reform Act of 1989 - Provides for the establishment of redistricting commissions in States entitled to a reapportionment of Representatives.
Sets forth requirements to be met by congressional districts established by redistricting commissions, to the extent possible, including that they shall be composed of a contiguous territory in compact form and that their boundaries shall coincide with the boundaries of local political subdivisions.