Republican State Leadership Committee We Can Change Congress


New York


Redistricting authority:  
U.S. Congressional Districts – Legislative/Task Force. The Legislative Task Force on Demographic Research and Reapportionment analyzes the Census Bureau population figures used in the redistricting plan. Composition of Task Force: Senate majority leader and speaker of the House each appoint one legislator and one private citizen and the minority leaders of both Houses appoint one member of Legislature to form a six-member body. The legislators appointed by House and Senate leaders serve as co-chairs on the task force. The Task Force holds public hearings and develops legislation which the Legislature votes on.  The Governor can veto the congressional and legislative plans. 

State Legislative Districts – Legislative. See above.