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

Notice Date: 05/12/2008

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: ARAB
County: MARSHALL
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2695

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CEDAR BLUFF
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2468

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CEDAR BLUFF
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2641

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CHELSEA
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2343

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CHELSEA
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2673

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: EVERGREEN
County: CONECUH
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2668

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: HELENA
County: JEFFERSON, SHELBY
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2663

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: KINSTON
County: COFFEE
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2672

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MILLBROOK
County: ELMORE
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2005-1376

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: ROANOKE
County: RANDOLPH
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2698

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: SPRINGVILLE
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2684

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2666

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: COFFEE
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2644

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: LIMESTONE
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1636

ALASKASubjurisdiction: GUSTAVUS
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2711

ALASKASubjurisdiction: YAKUTAT
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2656

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GOLDER RANCH FIRE DISTRICT
County: PIMA, PINAL
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2387

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: MESA
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2661

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
County: GILA
Action Date: 04/30/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2608

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Election administration (Ballots)
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2626

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2630

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Precinct
Precinct (Realignment)
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2628

CALIFORNIASubjurisdiction: ATWATER
County: MERCED
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Term of office (Four years)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2703

CALIFORNIASubjurisdiction:
County: MERCED
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2070

FLORIDASubjurisdiction: PLANT CITY
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2654

FLORIDASubjurisdiction:
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2712

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BOWDON
County: CARROLL
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2671

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CLARKSTON
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1258

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: COFFEE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: COFFEE
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2653

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CORNELIA
County: HABERSHAM
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2221

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CORNELIA
County: HABERSHAM
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2638

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CRAWFORD COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CRAWFORD
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2702

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: DAHLONEGA
County: LUMPKIN
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2647

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: EVANS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: EVANS
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2633

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: HARLEM
County: COLUMBIA
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2310

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: HARLEM
County: COLUMBIA
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2675

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: HART COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HART
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2701

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: LEARY
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2448

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: LILBURN
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2679

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: MEIGS
County: THOMAS
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2382

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: PERRY
County: HOUSTON, PEACH
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2447

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: THOMASVILLE
County: THOMAS
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2678

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: BANKS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2685

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: BLECKLEY
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2657

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: BROOKS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2648

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: CHATHAM
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Polling place (Added)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2658

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: COBB
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2704

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: CRISP
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2659

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: CRISP
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2696

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DADE
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2651

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DADE
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2651

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2705

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: ECHOLS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2697

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: EFFINGHAM
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2681

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: FAYETTE
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2665

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: FULTON
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2640

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2662

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: HART
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2613

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: HENRY
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Candidate qualification procedures (Board of commissioners)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2629

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: JEFF DAVIS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1691

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: RICHMOND
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2688

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: WALKER
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2670

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ALEXANDRIA
Parish: RAPIDES
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1573

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ALEXANDRIA
Parish: RAPIDES
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2677

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ALEXANDRIA
Parish: RAPIDES
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1573

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ALEXANDRIA
Parish: RAPIDES
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2677

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ALEXANDRIA
Parish: RAPIDES
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2706

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: CAMERON PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT No7
Parish: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2621

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: CAMERON PARISH GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT No7
Parish: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2622

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: DE RIDDER
Parish: BEAUREGARD, VERNON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2694

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT No7
Parish: CALCASIEU
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2652

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: GUEYDAN
Parish: VERMILION
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2003-1281

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: GUEYDAN
Parish: VERMILION
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2003-1832

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: HACKBERRY RECREATION DISTRICT
Parish: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2623

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: LAKE CHARLES
Parish: CALCASIEU
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2674

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: LOWER CAMERON AMBULANCE SERVICE DISTRICT
Parish: CAMERON
Action Date: 04/23/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2620

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: EVANGELINE
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2682

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Election administration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2505

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: BOYLE
County: BOLIVAR
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2687

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: BRUCE
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2689

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: LUCEDALE
County: GEORGE
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2335

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: WAYNESBORO
County: WAYNE
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2643

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction:
County: FORREST
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2699

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction:
County: MADISON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2669

NEW YORKSubjurisdiction: KINGS COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Borough: KINGS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Political activity
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2642

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: SPRING HOPE
County: NASH
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2676

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: PITT
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1933

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: PITT
Action Date: 05/12/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1933

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: ALLENDALE
County: ALLENDALE
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2650

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2466

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2660

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHESNEE
County: SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1490

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: LAKE VIEW
County: DILLON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2649

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: FLORENCE
Action Date: 05/12/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2148

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: FLORENCE
Action Date: 05/12/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2150

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: HORRY
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2710

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: MARION
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2667

SOUTH DAKOTASubjurisdiction:
County: TODD
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2692

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ADRIAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: OLDHAM
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2081

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ALEDO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PARKER, TARRANT
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1384

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AUSTIN COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No3
County: AUSTIN
Action Date: 05/08/2008
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: 05/01/2008
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1475

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BIG BEND REGIONAL HOSPITAL DISTRICT
County: BREWSTER, PRESIDIO
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2013

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BROADDUS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: SAN AUGUSTINE
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2615

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BRYAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BRAZOS, ROBERTSON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1947

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CALVERT
County: ROBERTSON
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1656

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CANTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: VAN ZANDT
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1588

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CASTRO COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
County: CASTRO
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1714

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CEDAR PARK
County: WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2690

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DRIPPING SPRINGS
County: HAYS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2693

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EDWARDS AQUIFER AUTHORITY
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2646

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ENCINAL
County: LA SALLE
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2655

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ENGELMAN IRRIGATION DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 04/30/2008
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 No37
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2183

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GONZALES COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0877

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GONZALES COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0878

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARDIN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: HARDIN
Action Date: 05/12/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1969

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARLINGEN
County: CAMERON
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2645

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No15
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1897

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No15
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1897

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No4
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1800

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No48
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1580

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No173
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Touch screen)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2691

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No387
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Method of election (At large)
Staggered terms
Annexation
Deannexation
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2709

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No461
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2635

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HIGHLAND HAVEN
County: BURNET
Action Date: 05/01/2008
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2614

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HONEY GROVE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: FANNIN
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2137

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HORSESHOE BAY
County: BURNET, LLANO
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Annexation
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2634

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HUTTO
County: WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 04/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2627

TEXASSubjurisdiction: INGLESIDE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: SAN PATRICIO
Action Date: 03/14/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2631

TEXASSubjurisdiction: JASPER
County: JASPER
Action Date: 05/12/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2145

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KAUFMAN COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No3
County: KAUFMAN
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1634

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KAUFMAN COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No3
County: KAUFMAN
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1634

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KINGSBRIDGE MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2193

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KLONDIKE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DAWSON, MARTIN
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1271

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LA JOYA
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2639

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LA MARQUE
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2683

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LAKESIDE MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No3
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Absentee Voting
Bilingual procedures
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1409

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LAKESIDE MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No3
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Absentee Voting
Bilingual procedures
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1409

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LIVE OAK COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: LIVE OAK
Action Date: 05/12/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1878

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LONE STAR COLLEGE SYSTEM
County: HARRIS, MONTGOMERY, SAN JACINTO
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Precinct (Deleted)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1406

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LONE STAR COLLEGE SYSTEM
County: HARRIS, MONTGOMERY, SAN JACINTO
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Precinct (Deleted)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1406

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LOOP INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: GAINES, TERRY
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1268

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LUBBOCK
County: LUBBOCK
Action Date: 03/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2611

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LUBBOCK COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No1
County: LUBBOCK
Action Date: 03/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2610

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LUCAS
County: COLLIN
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2700

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LULING
County: CALDWELL
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1503

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MERCEDES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1967

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
County: CHAMBERS, LIBERTY
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2030

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No99
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 04/30/2008
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2607

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MURPHY
County: COLLIN
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Annexation
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1529

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NAVASOTA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BRAZOS, GRIMES
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2625

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NEW DEAL
County: LUBBOCK
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2680

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PANOLA COUNTY FRESH WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT No1
County: PANOLA
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1828

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Action Date: 04/22/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-1643

TEXASSubjurisdiction: POST WOOD MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2637

TEXASSubjurisdiction: QUAIL VALLEY UTILITY DISTRICT
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 05/01/2008
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2196

TEXASSubjurisdiction: RANKIN ROAD WEST MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 04/25/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2619

TEXASSubjurisdiction: REFUGIO
County: REFUGIO
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2616

TEXASSubjurisdiction: REFUGIO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BEE, REFUGIO, VICTORIA
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2617

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SABINE PASS PORT AUTHORITY
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1569

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SCURRY COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
County: SCURRY
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2612

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SCURRY COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
County: SCURRY
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2612

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SILSBEE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARDIN
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1651

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SOMERSET HILLS ROAD DISTRICT No4
County: WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1875

TEXASSubjurisdiction: THE COLONY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No1A
County: BASTROP
Action Date: 05/05/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1488

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TIMBERCREEK CANYON
County: RANDALL
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2707

TEXASSubjurisdiction: VENUS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 05/06/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2011

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WHARTON COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: WHARTON
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-1626

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WILLIAMSON-LIBERTY HILL MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1418

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WOODSBORO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: REFUGIO
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2618

TEXASSubjurisdiction: YORK VALLEY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: GUADALUPE
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2636

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 05/09/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0351

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: HENDERSON
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Voter registration (Relocation of registrars office)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2664

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 03/21/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-2686

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: WICHITA
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-1654

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: CAROLINE
Action Date: 04/24/2008
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2624

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: CRAIG
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2632

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
Voter registration (Procedures)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-2589

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/02/2008
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2609

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-2708

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: CALERA
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 05/07/2008
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Submission Number: 2008-1621

ALABAMASubjurisdiction:
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 05/08/2008
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission Number: 2008-1576


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
Redistricting Census Information
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