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2011 Senate Bill 301: Establish independent legislative redistricting commission
Introduced by Sen. Steve Bieda D-Warren on March 24, 2011
To establish a nine member state legislative redistricting commission, with one member appointed by the legislative auditor general, and four members each by the state Republican and Democratic parties. A vote of six members would be required to approve an apportionment plan for submission to the full Legislature. If this was not possible, each side would submit a plan, and the Legislature would vote on both before voting on any other plan.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Government Operations Committee on March 24, 2011