West Virginia

Overview

West Virginia Redistricting Process

Congressional and Legislative

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

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

Source: W. Va. Const. art. VI, § 6-10.


Ballot Measure Process

Kinds of Ballot Measures
Only the West Virginia Legislature may refer amendments to the ballot. There is no initiative or referendum process.

Source: W. Va. Const. art. XIV.


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