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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 01/10/2011
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.

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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:  Elmore
Subjurisdiction:  Wetumpka
Submission Number:  2011-0039
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Loachapoka
Submission Number:  2010-4557
Action Date:  12/30/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Mobile
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4561
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Morgan
Subjurisdiction:  Decatur
Submission Number:  2010-4566
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Cochise
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2008-5761
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Bilingual procedures
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Tonto Hills Domestic Water Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-4554
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Creation of special district
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Voting method (By-mail)
General election (Date set)
Nominating procedures
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Youngtown
Submission Number:  2010-4568
Action Date:  12/29/2010
General election
Primary election
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Apache Junction
Submission Number:  2011-0044
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Special election procedures (Recall)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Casa Grande
Submission Number:  2010-4382
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

FLORIDA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4467
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Redistricting procedures
Notice of withdrawal

FLORIDA County:  Hillsborough
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4369
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Designation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4484
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Banks
Subjurisdiction:  Banks County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4494
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Bleckley
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4544
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Carroll, Haralson
Subjurisdiction:  Bremen School District
Submission Number:  2010-4540
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Clayton
Subjurisdiction:  Lovejoy
Submission Number:  2010-4483
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Avondale Estates
Submission Number:  2010-4553
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Clarkston
Submission Number:  2010-4567
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Staggered terms
Term of office (Two years)
Powers and duties
Election administration (Charter amendment)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Elbert
Subjurisdiction:  Bowman
Submission Number:  2011-0040
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Emanuel
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4565
Action Date:  12/30/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Franklin County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4455
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett, Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Buford City School District
Submission Number:  2011-0035
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Gainesville City School District
Submission Number:  2011-0034
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Hall County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0017
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Haralson
Subjurisdiction:  Haralson County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0006
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Jackson
Subjurisdiction:  Commerce City School District
Submission Number:  2011-0014
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Jackson
Subjurisdiction:  Commerce City School District
Submission Number:  2011-0014
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Jackson
Subjurisdiction:  Jackson County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0011
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Jackson
Subjurisdiction:  Jackson County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0011
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Jackson
Subjurisdiction:  Jefferson City School District
Submission Number:  2010-4547
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Jefferson County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0046
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Lamar
Subjurisdiction:  Milner
Submission Number:  2010-4560
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Lee County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0012
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4428
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction:  Valdosta
Submission Number:  2010-4429
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Madison
Subjurisdiction:  Madison County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0009
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Putnam
Subjurisdiction:  Eatonton
Submission Number:  2010-4550
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Rabun
Subjurisdiction:  Mountain City
Submission Number:  2010-4562
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Screven
Subjurisdiction:  Screven County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0015
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Sumter
Subjurisdiction:  Sumter County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0010
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  Chickamauga
Submission Number:  2011-0050
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  Walker County School District
Submission Number:  2011-0049
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Wilcox
Subjurisdiction:  Wilcox County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4489
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Worth
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2002-3485
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Additional location)
Resubmission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Ascension
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4390
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Election administration (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Cameron Parish Fire Protection District #14
Submission Number:  2011-0038
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Cameron Parish Fire Protection District #15
Submission Number:  2011-0033
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Cameron Parish Mosquito Abatement District #1
Submission Number:  2011-0032
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Cameron Parish Water & Wastewater District #1
Submission Number:  2011-0037
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Cameron Parish Waterworks District #11
Submission Number:  2011-0036
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Desoto
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0043
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Gilbert
Submission Number:  2010-4410
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Gilbert
Submission Number:  2010-4410
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lafayette
Subjurisdiction:  Lafayette City Court
Submission Number:  2010-4570
Action Date:  12/20/2010
Annexation
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Prentiss
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4411
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Voting method
Notice of withdrawal

MISSISSIPPI County:  Scott
Subjurisdiction:  Morton
Submission Number:  2011-0047
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Scott
Subjurisdiction:  Morton
Submission Number:  2011-0047
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Edgecombe, Nash
Subjurisdiction:  Rocky Mount
Submission Number:  2011-0004
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Annexation
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Sanford
Submission Number:  2010-4559
Action Date:  12/30/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Onslow
Subjurisdiction:  Jacksonville
Submission Number:  2011-0051
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Darlington
Subjurisdiction:  Hartsville
Submission Number:  2010-4556
Action Date:  12/30/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Fairfield, Richland
Subjurisdiction:  Blythewood
Submission Number:  2010-4402
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Annexation
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Fairfield, Richland
Subjurisdiction:  Blythewood
Submission Number:  2011-0045
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bell, Burnet, Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Chisholm Trail Special Utility District
Submission Number:  2011-0016
Action Date:  01/04/2011
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Windcrest
Submission Number:  2010-3581
Action Date:  01/06/2011
Election administration
Resubmission received

TEXAS County:  Collin, Denton
Subjurisdiction:  Celina
Submission Number:  2010-4564
Action Date:  12/30/2010
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dallam
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4451
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Bilingual procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dawson
Subjurisdiction:  Lamesa
Submission Number:  2010-4558
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District #15
Submission Number:  2011-0041
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #129
Submission Number:  2011-0042
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Missouri City
Submission Number:  2010-4370
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Deannexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Frio
Subjurisdiction:  Pearsall
Submission Number:  2011-0003
Action Date:  01/03/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #153
Submission Number:  2010-4419
Action Date:  12/20/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Haskell, Jones
Subjurisdiction:  Stamford Hospital District
Submission Number:  2011-0048
Action Date:  01/03/2011
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hays
Subjurisdiction:  Buda
Submission Number:  2010-4376
Action Date:  01/07/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Lubbock
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4569
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4555
Action Date:  12/28/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Hondo
Submission Number:  2010-4110
Action Date:  12/27/2010
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Resubmission received

TEXAS County:  Nacogdoches
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0008
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Nacogdoches
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0008
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Nacogdoches
Subjurisdiction:  Nacogdoches
Submission Number:  2010-4353
Action Date:  01/04/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Orange
Subjurisdiction:  West Orange-Cove Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-4563
Action Date:  12/29/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  New Waverly Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-4493
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0029
Action Date:  01/05/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

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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