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Notice of preclearance activity under the Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended

Notice Date: 04/28/2008

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 submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding previous, but still pending submissions, withdrawals of submitted voting changes, objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions were received on the dates indicated.


ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CHELSEA
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2343

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: ELBERTA
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1751

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: ELBERTA
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2345

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: FOLEY
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2327

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: GUNTERSVILLE
County: MARSHALL
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1847

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: GUNTERSVILLE
County: MARSHALL
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2369

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: IRONDALE
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Deannexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1164

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: JASPER
County: WALKER
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1337

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: LINCOLN SCHOOL TAX DISTRICT
County: TALLADEGA
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1035

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MILLBROOK
County: ELMORE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0736

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MILLBROOK
County: ELMORE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0831

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MILLBROOK
County: ELMORE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1008

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: ODENVILLE
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Polling place (Added)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1250

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: WESTOVER
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1578

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1716

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1576

ALASKASubjurisdiction:
Borough: YAKUTAT
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2347

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Election administration (Ballots)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2419

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GOLDER RANCH FIRE DISTRICT
County: PIMA, PINAL
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2029

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GOLDER RANCH FIRE DISTRICT
County: PIMA, PINAL
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2387

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: PINE LAKE FIRE DISTRICT
County: MOHAVE
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Creation of special district
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1365

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: PINE LAKE FIRE DISTRICT
County: MOHAVE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Creation of special district
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1365

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: TEMPE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2421

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: WELLTON
County: YUMA
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2361

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
County: GILA
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2409

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Election administration (Ballots)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2423

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2355

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2326

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Voter registration
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2354

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Election administration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2355

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Absentee Voting (Overseas votes)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2394

CALIFORNIASubjurisdiction: OLIVEHURST PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT
County: YUBA
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Creation of special district
Method of election (At large)
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2332

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BAINBRIDGE
County: DECATUR
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2337

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BALL GROUND
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2340

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: EAST POINT
County: FULTON
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2336

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: FAIRBURN
County: FULTON
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Deannexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2305

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: FAIRBURN
County: FULTON
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2346

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/10/2008
Deannexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2009

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/10/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2304

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2349

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: LOUISVILLE
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2358

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: MEIGS
County: THOMAS
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2382

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: MIDWAY
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1103

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0952

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: ATHENS-CLARKE
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2363

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: ATHENS-CLARKE
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2418

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2242

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2424

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2359

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: FULTON
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2338

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GLYNN
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2365

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: MUSCOGEE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2386

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: STEWART
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Touch screen)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2422

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: TAYLOR
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2373

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: THOMAS
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2383

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Parish: ORLEANS
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Polling place (Name change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2322

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: BEAUREGARD
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2429

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: LAFOURCHE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2379

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: TERREBONNE
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2432

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: BROOKHAVEN
County: LINCOLN
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1630

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: BROOKHAVEN
County: LINCOLN
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1630

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: LUCEDALE
County: GEORGE
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2335

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: TCHULA
County: HOLMES
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1635

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: WEST POINT
County: CLAY
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2414

NEW YORKSubjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2388

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: AHOSKIE
County: HERTFORD
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2370

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
County: GUILFORD
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2375

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: SHELBY
County: CLEVELAND
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2341

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: UNION
Action Date: 04/09/2008
Polling place
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0945

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: UNION
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Polling place
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0945

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: WAYNE
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1288

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GASTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-6205

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GASTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5362

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GASTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5362

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GASTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-6205

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: JEFFERSON
County: CHESTERFIELD
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2436

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: SPARTANBURG
County: SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2357

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: WEST COLUMBIA
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1554

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: WEST COLUMBIA
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2344

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: AIKEN
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2372

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2348

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: COLLETON
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2430

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: GEORGETOWN
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Limited redistricting
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2331

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: NEWBERRY
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2342

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ALEDO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PARKER, TARRANT
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1673

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ALEDO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PARKER, TARRANT
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1384

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AMARILLO
County: POTTER, RANDALL
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1399

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ARLINGTON
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1356

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AUSTIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: HAYS, TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1518

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AUSTIN COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No3
County: AUSTIN
Action Date: 04/11/2008
Creation of special district
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1916

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AZLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PARKER, TARRANT, WISE
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1475

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BEE CAVE
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
General election (Cancelled)
General election (Date change)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0917

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BERTRAM
County: BURNET
Action Date: 03/31/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2428

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BURNET CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BURNET, LLANO, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 03/31/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2426

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CHICO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: WISE
Action Date: 04/09/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2205

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CHIRENO
County: NACOGDOCHES
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2404

TEXASSubjurisdiction: COLLIN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: COLLIN
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2431

TEXASSubjurisdiction: COLONY
County: DENTON
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2211

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DALLAS COUNTY PARK CITIES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: DALLAS
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1720

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DALLAS COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
County: DALLAS
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2425

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DIBOLL
County: ANGELINA
Action Date: 04/10/2008
Method of election
Districting plan
Number of officials
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2328

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EAST MONTGOMERY COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2368

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EDINBURG
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2333

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EDINBURG
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2333

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ENGELMAN IRRIGATION DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Creation of special district
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2203

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FERRIS
County: DALLAS, ELLIS
Action Date: 04/13/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2306

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FLATONIA
County: FAYETTE
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (By-mail)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1052

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FLORENCE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BELL, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2146

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No118
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Touch screen)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2417

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No121
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2186

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No152
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/11/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2188

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No155
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/11/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2189

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No158
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/11/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2190

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No194
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2351

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No194
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2351

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GONZALES COUNTY UNDERGROUND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 04/10/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1210

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GONZALES COUNTY UNDERGROUND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1210

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No16
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1053

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No29
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1054

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No46
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1058

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No48
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1580

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No7
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0962

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No8
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1432

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY FRESH WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT No61
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/07/2008
Voting method (Touch screen)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2352

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No163
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0932

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No5
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Voting method (Touch screen)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2366

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HIGHLAND PARK
County: DALLAS
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
General election (Cancelled)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1717

TEXASSubjurisdiction: IOLA
County: GRIMES
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1202

TEXASSubjurisdiction: IVANHOE
County: TYLER
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Incorporation
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1234

TEXASSubjurisdiction: JEFFERSON COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2323

TEXASSubjurisdiction: JEFFERSON COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2392

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KILLEEN
County: BELL
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Location established)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2377

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KILLEEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BELL, CORYELL
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0821

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: BURNET, LLANO
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2064

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KOUNTZE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARDIN
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1908

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KYLE
County: HAYS
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1629

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LA FERIA
County: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2406

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LAKESIDE
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2376

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LIBERTY
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 04/15/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date set)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2339

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LIBERTY COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No2
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Creation of special district
Method of selection (Elective to appointive)
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1676

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LOCKHART INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CALDWELL
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2434

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MARBLE FALLS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BURNET, TRAVIS
Action Date: 03/31/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2427

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MEADOWLAKES
County: BURNET
Action Date: 04/25/2008
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2433

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MISSOURI CITY
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2334

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NEW SUMMERFIELD
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Polling place
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1251

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NORTHWEST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DENTON, TARRANT, WISE
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2420

TEXASSubjurisdiction: OLNEY
County: YOUNG
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2378

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PECAN GROVE MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2195

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PLEASANTON
County: ATASCOSA
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Location established)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2374

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Plurality vote requirement
Term of office (Two years)
Implementation schedule
Election administration
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0972

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT O'CONNOR MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 04/16/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2367

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PROSPER
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Action Date: 04/10/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2325

TEXASSubjurisdiction: RAYFORD ROAD MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2410

TEXASSubjurisdiction: RIVER PLANTATION MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2412

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ROBSTOWN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: NUECES
Action Date: 04/17/2008
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2381

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ROCKWALL
County: ROCKWALL
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1614

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SEVEN POINTS
County: HENDERSON, KAUFMAN
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1867

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SOUTHLAKE
County: DENTON, TARRANT
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2360

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SPECTRUM MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2435

TEXASSubjurisdiction: STAPLES
County: GUADALUPE
Action Date: 04/09/2008
Incorporation
Form of government
Election administration
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2391

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SUGAR LAND
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Deannexation
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-6001

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SUGAR LAND
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Deannexation
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-6001

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TIMBERCREEK CANYON
County: RANDALL
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1261

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TULIA
County: SWISHER
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2324

TEXASSubjurisdiction: UNIVERSITY PARK
County: DALLAS
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
General election (Cancelled)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1718

TEXASSubjurisdiction: VIDOR
County: ORANGE
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1003

TEXASSubjurisdiction: VIDOR
County: ORANGE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1003

TEXASSubjurisdiction: VILLAGE OF PERNITAS POINT
County: LIVE OAK
Action Date: 04/11/2008
Voting method
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2321

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WHARTON COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: FORT BEND, WHARTON
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1109

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WILLIAMSON-TRAVIS COUNTIES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No1
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/03/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0948

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WILLIAMSON-TRAVIS COUNTIES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No1
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0948

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WIMBERLEY
County: HAYS
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1410

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WOODLANDS TOWNSHIP
County: HARRIS, MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/08/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Election administration
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2389

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 04/04/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2065

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: PARKER
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2371

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0762

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: WICHITA
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1654

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1792

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction: MIDDLEBURG
County: LOUDOUN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Boundary changes
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2350

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction: VIRGINIA BEACH
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2390

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: LOUDOUN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Boundary changes
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2353

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: LOUDOUN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Boundary changes
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2356

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: NEW KENT
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2384

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: YORK
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2244


Christopher Coates
Acting 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
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