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Title 17 : Elections

Chapter 034A : PERIODIC REAPPORTIONMENT

(Cite as: 17 V.S.A. § 1906a)
  • § 1906a. Final division into representative districts

    (a) Each initial district listed in section 1893 of this title which is entitled to one representative shall constitute a representative district and may elect one representative at elections for representatives until the next reapportionment.

    (b) Each initial district listed in section 1893 of this title which is entitled to elect two representatives shall constitute a representative district and may elect two representatives at elections for representatives until the next reapportionment, unless such district is divided into two single-member representative districts as provided in section 1906b of this title, in which case the resulting single-member representative districts shall each be entitled to elect one representative at elections for representatives until the next reapportionment.

    (c) Each initial district listed in section 1893 of this title which is entitled to elect three or more representatives shall be further divided into single- or two-member representative districts or a combination of single- and two-member representative districts, as provided in section 1906c of this title, each of which shall be entitled to elect the appropriate number of representatives at elections for representatives until the next reapportionment.

    (d) A copy of the final plan for initial districts, and approved plans for dividing multi-member districts into representative districts, shall be filed with the secretary of state and shall be available for public inspection. In addition, a copy of the plan for dividing a multi-member initial district into representative districts shall be filed with the town clerk of each town in the district so divided. (Added 1991, No. 116 (Adj. Sess.), § 9, eff. Feb. 13, 1992.)