Redistricting in Georgia

The state legislature currently draws both congressional and state legislative districts, subject to a few state constitutional limitations as well as federal constitutional and statutory constraints. Article III of the Georgia Constitution governs redistricting with only minimal restrictions.

June 16, 2011

The state legislature currently draws both congressional and state legislative districts, subject to a few state constitutional limitations as well as federal constitutional and statutory constraints. Article III of the Georgia Constitution governs redistricting with only minimal restrictions.

The legislature draws congressional and state legislative districts, and the governor may veto them.

Download a fact sheet on Georgia's redistricting process.