The United States Department of Justice Department of Justice SealF The United States Department of Justice
Search The Site
 

NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED

Notice Date: 4/8/2013

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:  Coffee
Subjurisdiction:  Coffee County School District #1
Submission Number:  2013-1083
Action Date:  03/13/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Coffee
Subjurisdiction:  Elba City School District # E
Submission Number:  2013-1084
Action Date:  03/13/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Coffee
Subjurisdiction:  Enterprise City School District #48
Submission Number:  2013-1085
Action Date:  03/13/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0648
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0648
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0648
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0648
Action Date:  04/05/2013
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1144
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Opelika
Submission Number:  2013-1147
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Harpersville
Submission Number:  2013-1098
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa, Yavapai
Subjurisdiction:  Wickenburg
Submission Number:  2013-1150
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Voting method (By-mail)
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction:  Carmel Area Wastewater District
Submission Number:  2013-1165
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction:  Carmel Highlands Fire Protection District
Submission Number:  2013-1163
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction:  Cypress Fire Protection District
Submission Number:  2013-1164
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction:  North Monterey County Unified School District
Submission Number:  2013-1160
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Districting plan
Implementation schedule
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Banks, Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Gillsville
Submission Number:  2013-1152
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Berrien
Subjurisdiction:  Enigma
Submission Number:  2013-0507
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Bibb
Subjurisdiction:  Payne City
Submission Number:  2013-1159
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Catoosa
Subjurisdiction:  Ringgold
Submission Number:  2013-0818
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Related submission received

GEORGIA County:  Catoosa
Subjurisdiction:  Ringgold
Submission Number:  2013-1096
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Charlton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1149
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1076
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Precinct (Name change)
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Decatur
Submission Number:  2013-1151
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Doraville
Submission Number:  2013-1162
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Smithville
Submission Number:  2013-1078
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Macon-Bibb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0447
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Nonpartisan elections
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Macon-Bibb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1158
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Troup
Subjurisdiction:  Hogansville
Submission Number:  1988-3418
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Resubmission received

GEORGIA County:  Troup
Subjurisdiction:  Hogansville
Submission Number:  1988-3419
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Resubmission received

GEORGIA County:  Troup
Subjurisdiction:  Hogansville
Submission Number:  2010-1351
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Resubmission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Allen
Subjurisdiction:  Allen Parish Fire Protection District #1
Submission Number:  2013-1141
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Ascension
Subjurisdiction:  Ascension Parish School District
Submission Number:  2013-1146
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Ascension, Assumption, Lafourche
Subjurisdiction:  Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District
Submission Number:  2013-1094
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Concordia
Subjurisdiction:  Ferriday
Submission Number:  2013-1143
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Submission Number:  2013-1110
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish Hospital Service District #1
Submission Number:  2013-1092
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Ward Seven Hospital Service District
Submission Number:  2013-1097
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1095
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Livingston
Subjurisdiction:  Livingston Parish School District
Submission Number:  2013-0651
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Livingston
Subjurisdiction:  Livingston Parish School District
Submission Number:  2013-0651
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Ouachita
Subjurisdiction:  Monroe City School District
Submission Number:  2013-0797
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Ouachita
Subjurisdiction:  West Monroe
Submission Number:  2013-0485
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Winn
Subjurisdiction:  Winn Parish Communications District
Submission Number:  1997-4154
Action Date:  03/15/2013
Creation of special district
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Winn
Subjurisdiction:  Winn Parish Communications District
Submission Number:  1997-4162
Action Date:  03/15/2013
Referendum requirement
Resubmission received

MISSISSIPPI County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-0003
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Amite
Subjurisdiction:  Gloster
Submission Number:  2013-0950
Action Date:  04/08/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Kemper
Subjurisdiction:  De Kalb
Submission Number:  2012-5815
Action Date:  04/05/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Marshall
Subjurisdiction:  Holly Springs
Submission Number:  2013-0666
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Rankin
Subjurisdiction:  Pearl
Submission Number:  2013-0957
Action Date:  03/27/2013
Voting method
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Rankin
Subjurisdiction:  Pearl
Submission Number:  2013-0957
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Voting method
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Sunflower
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0426
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Wayne
Subjurisdiction:  Waynesboro
Submission Number:  2013-1106
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Aiken
Subjurisdiction:  North Augusta
Submission Number:  2013-1140
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Anderson
Subjurisdiction:  Anderson
Submission Number:  2013-0788
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Anderson
Subjurisdiction:  Anderson
Submission Number:  2013-1145
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Chesterfield
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1166
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville, Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Greer
Submission Number:  2013-0567
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville, Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Greer
Submission Number:  2013-1142
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Horry
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0958
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Notice of withdrawal

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Oconee
Subjurisdiction:  Seneca
Submission Number:  2013-1155
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Cordova
Submission Number:  2013-1161
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Richland
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1072
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Spartanburg
Submission Number:  2013-1073
Action Date:  03/28/2013
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Mill
Submission Number:  2013-0757
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  York
Submission Number:  2013-1109
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  York
Submission Number:  2013-1157
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Hollywood Park
Submission Number:  2013-0557
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Judson Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1105
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Southwest Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1079
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1088
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0383
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0383
Action Date:  04/05/2013
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Lee College District
Submission Number:  2013-0384
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Lee College District
Submission Number:  2013-0384
Action Date:  04/05/2013
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Lee College District
Submission Number:  2013-0835
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Lee College District
Submission Number:  2013-0835
Action Date:  04/05/2013
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Collin, Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Richardson
Submission Number:  2013-1124
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Collin, Dallas, Denton, Kaufman, Rockwall
Subjurisdiction:  Dallas
Submission Number:  2013-1115
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Collin, Dallas, Rockwall
Subjurisdiction:  Garland
Submission Number:  2013-1119
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Cottle, Hardeman
Subjurisdiction:  Quanah Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1086
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1112
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Balch Springs
Submission Number:  2013-1113
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Cedar Hill Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1129
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Cockrell Hill
Submission Number:  2013-1114
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Dallas County School District
Submission Number:  2013-1138
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Dallas Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1130
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Desoto
Submission Number:  2013-1116
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Desoto Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1131
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Duncanville
Submission Number:  2013-1117
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Duncanville Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1132
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Farmers Branch
Submission Number:  2013-1118
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Garland Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1133
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Grand Prairie Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1134
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Irving
Submission Number:  2013-1121
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Irving Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1135
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Lancaster
Submission Number:  2013-0960
Action Date:  03/19/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Lancaster
Submission Number:  2013-0960
Action Date:  03/20/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Lancaster
Submission Number:  2013-1122
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Lancaster Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1136
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Richardson Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1137
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Sunnyvale
Submission Number:  2013-1126
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Wilmer
Submission Number:  2013-1127
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Denton
Subjurisdiction:  Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1128
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Ellis, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Grand Prairie
Submission Number:  2013-1120
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Kaufman
Subjurisdiction:  Mesquite
Submission Number:  2013-1123
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Kaufman
Subjurisdiction:  Seagoville
Submission Number:  2013-0479
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Rockwall
Subjurisdiction:  Rowlett
Submission Number:  2013-1125
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Denton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1071
Action Date:  03/28/2013
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Denton
Subjurisdiction:  Colony
Submission Number:  2013-1148
Action Date:  04/02/2013
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Denton, Parker, Tarrant, Wise
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Worth
Submission Number:  2013-0465
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Deannexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Ennis
Submission Number:  2013-1090
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Boundary changes
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Erath
Subjurisdiction:  Stephenville
Submission Number:  2013-1069
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1104
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Special election procedures
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #25
Submission Number:  2013-1139
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Frio, Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Hondo Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0359
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Notice of withdrawal

TEXAS County:  Gregg
Subjurisdiction:  Sabine Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0755
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Emergency Services District #11
Submission Number:  2013-1027
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #11
Submission Number:  2013-1089
Action Date:  04/01/2013
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Houston Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1101
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Houston Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1101
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Lake Forest Utility District
Submission Number:  2013-1103
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Voting method
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Louetta Road Utility District
Submission Number:  2013-1070
Action Date:  03/28/2013
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  North Forest Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1102
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Deannexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  North Forest Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-1102
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Deannexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris, Waller
Subjurisdiction:  Waller-Harris Emergency Services District #200
Submission Number:  2013-1091
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Henderson
Subjurisdiction:  Murchison
Submission Number:  2013-1093
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hill
Subjurisdiction:  Whitney
Submission Number:  1996-1101
Action Date:  03/26/2013
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont
Submission Number:  2013-0534
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Precinct (Renumbering)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0608
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0895
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Term of office
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0895
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Term of office
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0895
Action Date:  04/04/2013
Term of office
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction:  Alvarado
Submission Number:  2013-1081
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction:  Cleburne
Submission Number:  2013-0399
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Kendall
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-0954
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Leon
Subjurisdiction:  Marquez
Submission Number:  2007-5357
Action Date:  03/21/2013
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Lubbock
Subjurisdiction:  Idalou
Submission Number:  2013-1107
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  La Vega Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0378
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Mclennan County Junior College District
Submission Number:  2013-0433
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Mclennan County Junior College District
Submission Number:  2013-0433
Action Date:  03/29/2013

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Mclennan County Junior College District
Submission Number:  2013-0433
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Mclennan County Junior College District
Submission Number:  2013-0433
Action Date:  04/03/2013

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco
Submission Number:  2013-0430
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Name change)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco
Submission Number:  2013-0430
Action Date:  03/29/2013

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco
Submission Number:  2013-0430
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Name change)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco
Submission Number:  2013-0430
Action Date:  04/03/2013

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0432
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0432
Action Date:  03/29/2013

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0432
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Waco Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0432
Action Date:  04/03/2013

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Woodlands Road Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2013-1111
Action Date:  03/21/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Parker
Subjurisdiction:  Weatherford Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0743
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Parmer
Subjurisdiction:  Friona
Submission Number:  2013-0373
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Rains
Subjurisdiction:  South Rains Special Utility District
Submission Number:  2013-1087
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction:  Henderson
Submission Number:  2013-1074
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction:  Mathis
Submission Number:  2013-0828
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction:  Sinton Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0811
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Tom Green
Subjurisdiction:  San Angelo
Submission Number:  2013-0918
Action Date:  04/03/2013
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Polling place (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Tom Green
Subjurisdiction:  San Angelo Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0508
Action Date:  04/05/2013
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Travis, Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Leander
Submission Number:  2013-1099
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Victoria
Subjurisdiction:  Victoria
Submission Number:  2013-1100
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1080
Action Date:  03/29/2013
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Wharton
Subjurisdiction:  El Campo
Submission Number:  2013-0549
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Notice of withdrawal

TEXAS County:  Wharton
Subjurisdiction:  El Campo Independent School District
Submission Number:  2013-0550
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Notice of withdrawal

TEXAS County:  Wharton
Subjurisdiction:  West Wharton County Hospital District
Submission Number:  2013-0551
Action Date:  04/02/2013
Polling place (Location changed)
Notice of withdrawal

VIRGINIA County:  Northampton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1108
Action Date:  04/01/2013
Method of selection (Appointive to appointive/elective)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Patrick
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2013-1075
Action Date:  03/29/2013
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

By letter to the addresses below:

Mailing Contact
United States Postal Service mail (including certified mail and express mail) should be addressed to:

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

Deliveries by overnight express service (such as Airborne, DHL, Federal Express or UPS) should be addressed to:

Voting Section
Civil Rights Division
U.S. Department of Justice
Room 7254 - NWB
1800 G St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20006
Redistricting Census Information
Stay Connected YouTube MySpace Twitter Facebook Sign Up for E-Mail Updates Subscribe to News Feeds