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SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 23

INTRODUCED BY BARKUS, BARRETT, LANGE, F. THOMAS

BY REQUEST OF THE HOUSE JOINT SELECT COMMITTEE ON DISTRICTING AND APPORTIONMENT

 

A JOINT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF MONTANA ASSIGNING HOLDOVER SENATORS FOR THE TRANSITION TO THE NEW REDISTRICTING PLAN.

 

     WHEREAS, the assignment of holdover senators to districts that they will represent after the transition to the new redistricting plan is the responsibility of the Legislature as provided in Chapter 4, Laws of 2003, and [LC2157]; and

     WHEREAS, after consideration of the current districts and the Senators who were elected and their respective residences, these assignments are the default assignments based on the Districting and Apportionment Plan submitted February 5, 2003, that is currently under litigation, in the event that it becomes law; and

     WHEREAS, if the Districting and Apportionment Plan as submitted is invalid and a new plan must be drawn, the Legislature reserves its right to make new assignments based on a resubmitted plan that satisfies the legal requirements; and

     WHEREAS, this resolution will serve as the vehicle for the transition to a new redistricting plan for the Senate of the 2005 Legislature.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE AND THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF MONTANA:

     That the following Senators be assigned to the Senate Districts for the composition of the 2005 Legislature, by New Senate District Number, Holdover Senate District Number, and Incumbent Senator:

     (1) Senate District 1, Senate District 41, Aubyn Curtiss;

     (2) Senate District 4, Senate District 39, Gregory Barkus;

     (3) Senate District 5, Senate District 38, Bob Keenan;

     (4) Senate District 8, Senate District 43, Glenn Roush;

     (5) Senate District 11, Senate District 21, Trudi Schmidt;

     (6) Senate District 12, Senate District 23, Jeff Mangan;

     (7) Senate District 13, Senate District 24, Joe Tropila;

     (8) Senate District 14, Senate District 44, Jerry Black;

     (9) Senate District 16, Senate District 46, Ken Hansen;

     (10) Senate District 17, Senate District 45, Jon Tester;

     (11) Senate District 20, Senate District 1, Keith Bales;

     (12) Senate District 23, Senate District 4, Kelly Gebhardt;

     (13) Senate District 26, Senate District 9, Brent Cromley;

     (14) Senate District 27, Senate District 7, John Bohlinger;

     (15) Senate District 29, Senate District 11, Dan McGee;

     (16) Senate District 30, Senate District 12, Robert Story, Jr.;

     (17) Senate District 31, Senate District 13, John Esp;

     (18) Senate District 33, Senate District 14, Mike Wheat;

     (19) Senate District 35, Senate District 16, Gary Perry;

     (20) Senate District 39, Senate District 20, Duane Grimes;

     (21) Senate District 40, Senate District 26, Mike Cooney;

     (22) Senate District 43, Senate District 28, Sherm Anderson;

     (23) Senate District 44, Senate District 30, Rick Laible;

     (24) Senate District 48, Senate District 34, Carolyn Squires; and

     (25) Senate District 49, Senate District 33, Jon Ellingson.

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