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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Proposal for Constitutional Amendment H.567 189th (2015 - 2016)

Proposal for a legislative amendment to the Constitution for an independent redistricting commission

By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by proposal, House, No. 567) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., and others for a legislative amendment to the Constitution relative to creating an independent redistricting commission. Election Laws.

Bill Information

Bradley H. Jones, Jr.

Proposal for Constitutional Amendment History

Displaying 10 actions for Proposal for Constitutional Amendment H.567
Date Branch Action
1/20/2015 House Referred to the committee on Election Laws
1/20/2015 Senate Senate concurred
4/22/2015 Joint Hearing scheduled for 04/28/2015 from 02:00 PM-04:00 PM in A-1
4/30/2015 Senate Committee recommended ought NOT to pass
4/30/2015 Senate Placed on file
5/11/2015 House Called for consideration in the joint session
5/11/2015 House Placed on file
5/13/2015 Joint Joint session held and recessed to Wednesday, October 21, 2015
2/3/2016 Joint Read twice
2/3/2016 Joint Proposal rejected -see Senate Roll Call #236 (9 YEAS to 28 NAYS) and -see House Roll Call #197 (34 YEAS to 117 NAYS)

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