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Pennsylvania House of Representatives

House Committee Roll Call Votes

Committee STATE GOVERNMENT Date April 30, 2018
Bill/Resolution HB563 PN0588 A06878 Type of Motion Adopt Amendment
Maker of Motion Rep. Walsh Seconded by Rep. Wheeland
Brief Description Proposes to amend the Constitution to establish a legislative and congressional reapportionment commission, which would be comprised of 6 legislators- 1 elected by each of the 4 caucuses in the General Assembly, and 1 elected by the full membership of each the House and the Senate. The vote of 5 commissioners would be required to adopt a map. Further, the amended 563 expands and clarifies the criteria on which the legality of maps will be considered to prioritize local considerations and to restrict the use of partisan concerns.

Majority Members

Metcalfe, Daryl D. - Chair
Barrar, Stephen
Dush, Cris
Grove, Seth M.
Hill, Kristin
Knowles, Jerry
Miller, Brett R.
Roae, Brad
Ryan, Francis X.
Saccone, Rick
Sankey, Tommy
Staats, Craig T.
Walsh, Justin M.
Ward, Judy
Wheeland, Jeff C.

Minority Members

Bradford, Matthew D. - Chair
Bullock, Donna
Daley, Mary Jo
DeLissio, Pamela A.
Dean, Madeleine
Fitzgerald, Isabella V.
McCarter, Stephen
Rabb, Christopher M.
Sims, Brian
Solomon, Jared G.
Vazquez, Emilio A.

Vote Summary

YEAS: 15
NAYS: 10
NV: 1