To prescribe rules and definitions related to the political redistricting process and commission created by voter passage of 2018 Proposal 2. Among other things this would provide definitions of who is a political independent and who is affiliated with a political party. See Senate Bill 1250.
Referred to the Committee on Government Operations
Referred to the Committee on Elections and Ethics
Reported without amendment
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
To clarify that the prohibition on a person affiliated with a political party providing services to the redistricting commission does not apply to partisan political appointees on its board. See Senate Bill 1250.
The amendment passed by voice vote
Passed in the Senate 25 to 12