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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 01/03/2011
This periodic notice of activity regarding voting changes submitted under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act is issued pursuant to the Attorney General's Procedures for the Administration of Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act (Part 51 of Title 28 of the Code of Federal Regulations). The Attorney General has 60 days from the date of receipt to respond to each submission of voting changes. We invite persons interested in pending submissions to submit comments and information, in writing or by telephone,to the Voting Section of the Civil Rights Division at the earliest possible date to assure that they may be considered during the 60 - day review period. Telephone 1-800-253-3931 or (202) 307-2385, or write to: Voting Section, Civil Rights Division, Room 7254 - NWB, Department of Justice, 950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, D.C. 20530 (the envelope and first page should be marked "Comment under Section 5").

Notices of submission activity can also be accessed on the Internet directly at www.usdoj.gov/crt/voting/sec-5/notices.htm or from the Department of Justice Home Page at www.usdoj.gov. Click on Legal Documents, which is listed under
Publications & Documents, and then select Notice of Section 5 Submission Activity from the options listed under the Civil Rights Division.

If you are currently receiving this notice by postal service delivery and would like to receive it by electronic mail, you may send a request to section5.notice@usdoj.gov. Please provide both your current mailing address and the electronic mail address to which you like it sent. If you would like to be removed from our mailing list because you are able to access the list from our web site or for any other reason, please send your current mailing address to section5.notice@usdoj.gov and include the word "remove." You may begin receiving this notice by sending a request to section5.notice@usdoj.gov with the electronic mail address to which you like it sent.

The following is a list of submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding pending submissions, and withdrawals of submitted voting changes received by the Attorney General with the date of receipt of each. The submissions are grouped by state with statewide submissions listed first, followed by submissions made by counties, and then submissions by sub-county jurisdictions. The list also identifies objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions, with their respective dates.


ALABAMA County:  Baldwin
Subjurisdiction:  Robertsdale
Submission Number:  2010-4529
Action Date:  12/16/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Marshall
Subjurisdiction:  Guntersville
Submission Number:  2010-4361
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Talladega
Subjurisdiction:  Sylacauga
Submission Number:  2010-4532
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Gilbert
Submission Number:  2010-4473
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
General election
Primary election
Additional information received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Glendale
Submission Number:  2010-4539
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Phoenix
Submission Number:  2010-4327
Action Date:  12/22/2010
Voter assistance procedures
Voter registration
Absentee Voting
Election administration
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Voting method
Additional information received

FLORIDA County:  Hillsborough
Subjurisdiction:  Tampa
Submission Number:  2010-4542
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Bleckley
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4544
Action Date:  12/20/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Carroll, Haralson
Subjurisdiction:  Bremen School District
Submission Number:  2010-4540
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Coweta
Subjurisdiction:  Coweta County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4546
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Avondale Estates
Submission Number:  2010-4553
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction:  Berkeley Lake
Submission Number:  2010-4545
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Jefferson County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4547
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lamar
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4371
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Putnam
Subjurisdiction:  Eatonton
Submission Number:  2010-4550
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  La Fayette
Submission Number:  2010-4543
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Deannexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Iberia
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4541
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Natchitoches
Subjurisdiction:  Robeline
Submission Number:  2010-4531
Action Date:  12/21/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Anderson
Subjurisdiction:  Anderson
Submission Number:  2010-4530
Action Date:  12/22/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Florence
Subjurisdiction:  Lake City
Submission Number:  2010-4552
Action Date:  12/08/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville
Subjurisdiction:  Greenville
Submission Number:  2010-4537
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Laurens
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4548
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Newberry
Subjurisdiction:  Newberry
Submission Number:  2010-4551
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Brazoria
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2010-4349
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris-Fort Bend Counties Municipal Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2010-4549
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  La Porte
Submission Number:  2010-4534
Action Date:  12/21/2010
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  La Porte Fire Control, Prevention, And Emergency Medical Services District
Submission Number:  2010-4535
Action Date:  12/21/2010
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  La Porte Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-4536
Action Date:  12/21/2010
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Johnson, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Crowley
Submission Number:  2010-4533
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Willis
Submission Number:  2010-4538
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Annexation
Submission received

T. Christian Herren, Jr.
Chief, Voting Section

General Information Voting Section
Contact

Toll-free - (800) 253-3931
Telephone - (202) 307-2767
Fax - (202) 307-3961
Email - voting.section@usdoj.gov Complaint form
Mailing Contact

Voting Section
Civil Rights Division
U.S. Department of Justice
Room 7254 - NWB
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20530

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