An Act AN ACT ESTABLISHING CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS
An interim report of the joint special committee established (under Senate order No. 9 of 2011) to make an investigation and study of a new division of the Commonwealth into Congressional districts, forty Senatorial districts, eight Councillor districts and one hundred and sixty Representative districts (House, No. 3798).
Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to provide for a new division of the commonwealth into congressional districts, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.
|11/10/2011||House||Referred to the committee on House Rules|
|11/10/2011||House||Bill (Appendix A) reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on House Steering, Policy and Scheduling|
|11/14/2011||House||Committee reported that the matter be placed in the Orders of the Day for the next sitting for a second reading|
|11/15/2011||House||Read second and ordered to a third reading|
|11/15/2011||House||Quorum Roll Call - 149 YEAS to 0 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 148)|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 1 rejected|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 4 rejected - 32 YEAS to 119 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 149)|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 3 rejected, as changed - 32 YEAS to 120 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 150)|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 5 rejected|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 7 rejected|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 8 rejected, as changed|
|11/15/2011||House||Amendment 2 adopted, as changed|
|11/15/2011||House||Prefecting amendment adopted, as changed|
|11/15/2011||House||Passed to be engrossed - 124 YEAS to 29 NAYS (See YEA and NAY in Supplement, No. 151)|
|11/15/2011||Senate||Amendments laid over under Senate Rule 31|
|11/16/2011||Senate||Amendment #1 (S2071) rejected - see Roll Call No. 121 [8 Yeas - 26 Nays]|
|11/16/2011||Senate||Motion to reconsider amendment #1 negatived - see Roll Call No. 122 [7 Yeas - 27 Nays]|
|11/16/2011||Senate||Amendment #2 rejected|
|11/16/2011||Senate||Amendment #3 rejected|
|11/16/2011||Senate||Amendment #4 rejected|
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