Status of National Popular Vote Bill in Each State

Alaska   Alabama  Arkansas  Arizona  California  Colorado  Connecticut  DC  Delaware   Florida  Georgia  Hawaii  Iowa  Idaho  Illinois  Indiana  Kansas  Kentucky  Louisiana  Massachusetts  Maryland  Maine  Michigan  Minnesota  Missouri  Mississippi  Montana  North Carolina  North Dakota  Nebraska  New Hampshire  New Jersey  New Mexico  Nevada  New York  Ohio  Oklahoma  Oregon  Pennsylvania  Rhode Island  South Carolina  South Dakota  Tennessee  Texas  Utah  Virginia  Vermont  Washington  Wisconsin  West Virginia  Wyoming

The National Popular Vote bill has now passed a total of 34 state legislative chambers in 23 states.  The National Popular Vote bill will take effect when enacted into law by states possessing 270 electoral votes (a majority of the 538 electoral votes).  It has been enacted into law in 11 states possessing 165 electoral votes.  Thus, it will take effect when enacted by states possessing an additional 105 electoral votes.  The bill has passed at least one legislative chamber in 12 states possessing an additional 96 electoral votes. It has been unanimously approved at the committee level in two states possessing 27 electoral votes (Georgia and Missouri).  The National Popular Vote bill has been introduced in various years in all 50 states.  On the map below:

  • Green indicates that the National Popular Vote bill has been enacted into law
  • Orange indicates passage by one legislative chamber
  • Yellow indicates passage by both legislative chambers (but in different years, and hence not enacted)
  • Blue indicates a hearing by at least one legislative committee
  • Gray indicates no hearing. 

Alaska

Alabama

Arkansas - Passed House in 2007 and 2009

Arizona - Passed House in 2016

California - Enacted into law

Colorado - Passed Senate in 2006 and 2007 and House in 2009 (but not enacted) 

Connecticut - Passed House in 2009

District of Columbia - Enacted into law

Delaware - Passed House in 2009 and 2011

Florida

Georgia - Unanimously approved by House committee in 2016

Hawaii - Enacted into law

Iowa

Idaho

Illinois - Enacted into law

Indiana

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Massachusetts - Enacted into law

Maryland - Enacted into law

Maine - Passed Maine Senate in 2008

Michigan - Passed House in 2008

Minnesota

Missouri - Unanimously approved by House committee in 2016

Mississippi

Montana

North Carolina - Passed Senate in 2007

North Dakota

Nebraska

New Hampshire

New Jersey - Enacted into law

New Mexico - Passed House in 2009

Nevada - Passed Assembly in 2009

New York - Enacted into law

Ohio

Oklahoma - Passed Senate in 2015

Oregon - Passed House in 2009, 2013, and 2015

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island - Enacted into law

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Virginia

Vermont - Enacted into law

Washington - Enacted into law

Wisconsin

West Virginia

Wyoming