Tennessee Redistricting Process

Congressional and Legislative

Congressional and legislative maps are enacted by the State General Assembly. The Governor can veto the plans.

The General Assembly can override a veto with a majority vote of all elected members. Republicans currently have veto-proof majorities in both chambers.

Source: Tenn. Const. art. II, §§ 3-6.

Ballot Measure Process

Kinds of Ballot Measures
Only the Tennessee General Assembly may refer amendments to the ballot. There is no initiative or referendum process.

Source: Tenn. Const. art. XI, §3.

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