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

Notice Date: 05/05/2008

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: CEDAR BLUFF
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2468

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CLAY
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2439

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: IRONDALE
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Annexation
Deannexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1164

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MADISON
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2444

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MARGARET
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2499

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MUSCLE SHOALS
County: COLBERT
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1960

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: ODENVILLE
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Polling place (Added)
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1250

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: ODENVILLE
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2449

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: OXFORD
County: CALHOUN, TALLADEGA
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2566

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: SYLACAUGA
County: TALLADEGA
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2063

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: TRUSSVILLE
County: JEFFERSON, ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2465

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: VESTAVIA HILLS
County: JEFFERSON, SHELBY
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2473

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: WESTOVER
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1578

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: WESTOVER
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1578

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1716

ALASKASubjurisdiction: CLARKS POINT
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2451

ALASKASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/17/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2464

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1889

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2591

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT COUNTY ISLAND FIRE DISTRICT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2472

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GOLDFIELD RANCH FIRE DISTRICT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2581

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: LITCHFIELD PARK
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2553

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: STERLING COMMUNITY FACILITIES DISTRICT No1
County: MOHAVE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2518

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: STERLING COMMUNITY FACILITIES DISTRICT No2
County: MOHAVE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2519

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: TEMPE COUNTY ISLAND FIRE DISTRICT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2550

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: TUCSON
County: PIMA
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2530

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
County: GREENLEE
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2574

FLORIDASubjurisdiction: TEMPLE TERRACE
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1857

FLORIDASubjurisdiction: TEMPLE TERRACE
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2528

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: ALPHARETTA
County: FULTON
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2603

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BRASELTON
County: BARROW, GWINNETT, HALL, JACKSON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2536

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BROOKS
County: FAYETTE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2459

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CALHOUN
County: GORDON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2494

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CARROLLTON
County: CARROLL
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2601

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: COMMERCE
County: JACKSON
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2594

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CONYERS
County: ROCKDALE
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1861

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CONYERS
County: ROCKDALE
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2602

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: DOUGLASVILLE
County: DOUGLAS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2556

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: DUBLIN
County: LAURENS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2555

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Deannexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2009

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/14/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2304

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Deannexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2009

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2304

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2349

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2525

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: LAWRENCEVILLE
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2450

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: LEARY
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2448

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: LOGANVILLE
County: GWINNETT, WALTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2457

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: PERRY
County: HOUSTON, PEACH
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2447

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: SMYRNA
County: COBB
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2308

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: SMYRNA
County: COBB
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2549

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2469

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2469

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2497

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: ZEBULON
County: PIKE
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2563

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: CAMDEN
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2547

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DAWSON
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2592

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2467

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2490

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2593

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DODGE
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Staggered terms
Term of office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2580

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: FULTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2453

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: FULTON
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Polling place (Location deleted)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2596

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GLYNN
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2577

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GREENE
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2597

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Name change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2486

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: POLK
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2483

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: SPALDING
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2462

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: TALBOT
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2526

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: TERRELL
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Voting method
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2606

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: WARE
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2476

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: WHITFIELD
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2456

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ABBEVILLE
Parish: VERMILION
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2557

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: BROUSSARD
Parish: LAFAYETTE, ST. MARTIN
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2445

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: CAMERON PARISH RECREATION DISTRICT No5
Parish: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2564

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: FARMERVILLE
Parish: UNION
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2496

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: JENA
Parish: LA SALLE
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2590

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: WELSH
Parish: JEFFERSON DAVIS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2552

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: BOSSIER
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2522

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1978

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2505

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: CORINTH SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ALCORN
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2600

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: DESOTO COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DESOTO
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Polling place (Designation)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2485

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: MCCOMB
County: PIKE
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2461

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: NATCHEZ
County: ADAMS
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2487

NEW YORKSubjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2446

NEW YORKSubjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2484

NEW YORKSubjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2503

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: ELIZABETH CITY
County: CAMDEN, PASQUOTANK
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2489

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
County: GUILFORD
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2375

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
County: GUILFORD
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2575

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
County: PITT
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2543

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: WESLEY CHAPEL
County: UNION
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2604

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: GASTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2475

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: WAYNE
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1344

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: WAYNE
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1288

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2466

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: COWPENS
County: SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2002-5664

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1538

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2478

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: PORT ROYAL
County: BEAUFORT
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1843

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: PORT ROYAL
County: BEAUFORT
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2460

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: SOCIETY HILL
County: DARLINGTON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2502

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: WEST COLUMBIA
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1554

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: WEST COLUMBIA
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2344

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: WEST COLUMBIA
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2551

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: BERKELEY
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2595

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: HORRY
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2477

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: LEE
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2438

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2495

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AUSTIN
County: HAYS, TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2579

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BANDERA
County: BANDERA
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2599

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BIG LAKE
County: REAGAN
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1829

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BRAZORIA COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No40
County: BRAZORIA
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2463

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BROWNSVILLE NAVIGATION DISTRICT
County: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2479

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CALHOUN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1416

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CLEBURNE
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2455

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CLYDE CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CALLAHAN, JONES, SHACKELFORD, TAYLOR
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2511

TEXASSubjurisdiction: COLLEGE STATION
County: BRAZOS
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1659

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CYPRESS RANCH WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No1
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1502

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DUMAS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: MOORE
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1270

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DUMAS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: MOORE
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Method of election (Cumulative voting)
Ballot format
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1975

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EAGLE MOUNTAIN-SAGINAW INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1746

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EDCOUCH
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2273

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EDWARDS COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: EDWARDS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1622

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EDWARDS COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
County: EDWARDS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2385

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ELSA
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2237

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ENGELMAN IRRIGATION DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Creation of special district
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2203

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ENGELMAN IRRIGATION DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Creation of special district
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2203

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No162
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Election administration
Voting method
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2458

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT WORTH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1308

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GALVESTON
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1287

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GALVESTON COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No6
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2527

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GLEN ROSE
County: SOMERVELL
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2540

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GRANITE SHOALS
County: BURNET
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2500

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No50
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2542

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No148
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2576

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No157
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2474

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No33
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2442

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No359
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2578

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No390
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2598

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No410
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Voting method
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2488

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No136
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2443

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HAYS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No4
County: HAYS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2541

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HOUSTON
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS, MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2482

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LIBERTY COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No2
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 04/24/2008
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: LIBERTY COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT No1
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1187

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LOCKHART
County: CALDWELL
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1703

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LOCKHART INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CALDWELL
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2434

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LOS FRESNOS CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2481

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MAGNOLIA
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1515

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MENARD
County: MENARD
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2491

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No115
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2605

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NEW CANEY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2545

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NORTHEAST HAYS COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT No3
County: HAYS
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2572

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NOTTINGHAM COUNTRY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2470

TEXASSubjurisdiction: O'DONNELL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: LYNN
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Method of election (Cumulative voting)
Ballot format
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2115

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PALESTINE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ANDERSON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5710

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PERRYTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: OCHILTREE
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1256

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PLANO
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Boundary changes
Precinct (Renumbering)
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1242

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1643

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT OF PORT ARTHUR NAVIGATION DISTRICT
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2125

TEXASSubjurisdiction: RICE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: NAVARRO
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1550

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ROBSTOWN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: NUECES
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1383

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SANGER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DENTON
Action Date: 04/30/2008
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2554

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SHARYLAND INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2215

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SOMERVELL COUNTY WATER DISTRICT
County: SOMERVELL
Action Date: 04/18/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2440

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SOUTH PADRE ISLAND
County: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Majority vote requirement
Numbered positions adopted
Term of office
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-6120

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SOUTHMOST UNION JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2480

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SOUTHWEST TEXAS JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: FRIO, UVALDE, ZAVALA
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2471

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SPLENDORA
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1542

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SPORTSMAN'S WORLD MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: PALO PINTO
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2539

TEXASSubjurisdiction: STANTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: MARTIN
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1267

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TEMPLE
County: BELL
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2531

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TEXAS CITY
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1524

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TRAVIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No12
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2570

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WESLACO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1759

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WEST HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No5
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2524

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WILLIAMSON COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No18
County: WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1415

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WIMBERLEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HAYS
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2452

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: BURNET
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2257

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: HAYS
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2492

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2504

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: MIDLAND
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2501

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: TOM GREEN
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2544

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: WASHINGTON
Action Date: 04/21/2008
Polling place (Address change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2454

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: ACCOMACK
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2514

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: STAFFORD
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2516

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2498

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2506

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2507

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2508

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2509

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2510

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2512

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2513

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration (Ballots)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2515

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voting method
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2517

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2520

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2523

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Polling place
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2529

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2532

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2533

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2558

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2559

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2560

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2561

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2562

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2565

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2567

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2568

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2569

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2582

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Ballot format
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2583

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2584

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Ballot format
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2585

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2588

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/29/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2589

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2586

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Limited redistricting (Senate)
Limited redistricting (Congressional)
Limited redistricting (House)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2587

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Limited redistricting (House)
Limited redistricting (Congressional)
Limited redistricting (Senate)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2587

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2588

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2589


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
Web - 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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