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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 01/24/2011
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.


ARIZONA County:  Greenlee
Subjurisdiction:  Duncan
Submission Number:  2011-0140
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Voting method
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Chandler
Submission Number:  2010-4500
Action Date:  01/18/2011
Annexation
Related submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Chandler
Submission Number:  2011-0138
Action Date:  01/18/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Youngtown
Submission Number:  2010-4568
Action Date:  01/21/2011
General election
Primary election
Additional information received

FLORIDA County:  Hillsborough
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4369
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Designation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Related submission received

FLORIDA County:  Hillsborough
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0066
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Precinct
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Baldwin
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0134
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Coffee
Subjurisdiction:  Broxton
Submission Number:  2011-0132
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lamar
Subjurisdiction:  Milner
Submission Number:  2010-4560
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Rabun
Subjurisdiction:  Mountain City
Submission Number:  2010-4562
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Stewart
Subjurisdiction:  Lumpkin
Submission Number:  2011-0130
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Towns
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0131
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  Central
Submission Number:  2011-0101
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Incorporation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  Central
Submission Number:  2011-0101
Action Date:  01/21/2011
Incorporation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Tangipahoa
Subjurisdiction:  Tangipahoa Parish Educational Facilities Improvement District
Submission Number:  2011-0123
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Creation of special district
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Tangipahoa
Subjurisdiction:  Tangipahoa Parishwide School District
Submission Number:  2011-0122
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Creation of special district
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0120
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Boundary changes
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Gaston
Subjurisdiction:  Belmont
Submission Number:  2011-0136
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Pitt
Subjurisdiction:  Simpson
Submission Number:  2011-0124
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Charleston
Subjurisdiction:  Hollywood
Submission Number:  2011-0079
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information 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:  01/21/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Florence
Subjurisdiction:  Lake City
Submission Number:  2010-4552
Action Date:  01/21/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Jasper
Subjurisdiction:  Hardeeville
Submission Number:  2011-0137
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Newberry
Subjurisdiction:  Newberry
Submission Number:  2011-0121
Action Date:  01/18/2011
Special election procedures (Cancelled)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Newberry
Subjurisdiction:  Newberry
Submission Number:  2011-0121
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Special election procedures (Cancelled)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Bowie
Subjurisdiction:  New Boston
Submission Number:  2011-0133
Action Date:  01/18/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Mesquite
Submission Number:  2010-4445
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Frio, La Salle
Subjurisdiction:  Dilley Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-0127
Action Date:  01/19/2011
Method of staggering terms
Term of office (Four years)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hockley
Subjurisdiction:  Levelland Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-0119
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Jones
Subjurisdiction:  Hawley Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-0126
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Gholson
Submission Number:  2011-0128
Action Date:  01/21/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Hondo
Submission Number:  2011-0139
Action Date:  01/18/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery County Drainage District #6
Submission Number:  2011-0129
Action Date:  01/18/2011
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Willacy
Subjurisdiction:  Raymondville Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-0125
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0117
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Absentee Voting
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-0118
Action Date:  01/14/2011
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Craig
Subjurisdiction:  New Castle
Submission Number:  2011-0135
Action Date:  01/20/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
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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