The New York Independent Redistricting Amendment
is a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
in New York
that will be decided in the statewide election
on November 4, 2014
. The measure would create an independent panel to draw district lines every ten years.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the New York Constitution
According to the New York Constitution, a majority vote is required in two successive sessions of the New York State Legislature in order to qualify a measure for the statewide ballot.