The future map of France thirteen regions was adopted by the Parliament, after six months of redistricting in every way.
Thursday, November 20, 2014, the National Assembly finally adopted on second reading, the new map areas, which come into force in 2016. The number of metropolitan areas then from 22 to 13 now, after several redistricting by MPs and senators.
Back to animated GIF on the steps of redistribution, since the submission of the first draft of his Elysee, June 3, 2014.
On June 26 the Senate Select Committee had discussed several amendments that significantly altered the division of Elysee … before rejecting all these changes lack of majority in the vote of the committee: “map Holland” has been discussed in the Assembly in the state.
The commission members voted in only one change to the starting card, related to the Limousin Aquitaine. On 18 July, the Assembly approved a modified 13 regions, that this change does not appear card, but with two other changes to the map of the Elysium: Champagne-Ardenne joins east Lorraine and Alsace and separates from the block it would have been with the Picardie and Nord-Pas-de-Calais
. second reading on October 21, the Senate, the majority has shifted to the right in September, modifies the map again and returns to 15 regions: Midi-Pyrenees and Languedoc-Roussillon not merge and the Alsace resumed its autonomy.
It is then the turn of the Assembly, on second reading, has adopted November 20, the final map in 13 regions: it is a back to the same card she had already passed in July before it was amended in the Senate.