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black headline bar reading Notices of Section 5 Activity Under the Voting Rights Act of 1965, Preclearance Activity

Notice Date 06/06/11

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 http://www.justice.gov/crt/about/vot/sec_5/notices.php or from the Department of Justice Home Page at http://www.justice.gov. Click on Legal Documents, which is listed under Publications & Documents, and then select Notice of Section 5 Submission Activity from the options listed under the Civil Rights Division.

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The following is a list of submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding pending submissions, and withdrawals of submitted voting changes received by the Attorney General with the date of receipt of each. The submissions are grouped by state with statewide submissions listed first, followed by submissions made by counties, and then submissions by sub-county jurisdictions. The list also identifies objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions, with their respective dates.

ALABAMA County:  Baldwin
Subjurisdiction:  Elberta
Submission Number:  2011-2081
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Coffee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1899
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Dale
Subjurisdiction:  Daleville
Submission Number:  2011-2059
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Referendum requirement
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Pinson
Submission Number:  2011-2071
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery
Submission Number:  2011-1485
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Deannexation
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Chelsea
Submission Number:  2011-2094
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2061
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration
Submission received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2062
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Absentee Voting
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Mobile Gardens Domestic Water Improvement District
Submission Number:  2011-2098
Action Date:  06/02/2011
General election (Date change)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Camden
Subjurisdiction:  Kingsland
Submission Number:  2011-2099
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Gordon
Subjurisdiction:  Resaca
Submission Number:  2011-1677
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction:  Suwanee
Submission Number:  2011-2074
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Spalding
Subjurisdiction:  Griffin
Submission Number:  2011-2049
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Whitfield
Subjurisdiction:  Dalton
Submission Number:  2011-2084
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2066
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan (Congressional)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish: 
Subjurisdiction:  Public Service Commission
Submission Number:  2011-2046
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Beauregard, Vernon
Subjurisdiction:  De Ridder
Submission Number:  2011-2103
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Bossier
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2092
Action Date:  06/03/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2056
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Feliciana
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2055
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Renumbering)
Polling place (Additional location)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lincoln
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1902
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Morehouse
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2090
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Precinct (Renumbering)
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Additional location)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Rapides
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2047
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Rapides
Subjurisdiction:  Pineville
Submission Number:  2011-2095
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. Landry
Subjurisdiction:  St. Landry Parish District #6 Public Works Commission
Submission Number:  2011-1224
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. Tammany
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2086
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan (Council)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Washington
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1870
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  West Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2087
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Renumbering)
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Additional location)
Submission received

MICHIGAN County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2063
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Powers and duties
Submission received

MICHIGAN County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2064
Action Date:  06/01/2011
General election (Date change)
Primary election (Date change)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2089
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Judgeship)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Humphreys
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1580
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Humphreys
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1580
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1792
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan (Constable)
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Redistricting plan (Justice court)
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Precinct (Name change)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1792
Action Date:  06/02/2011
MISSISSIPPI County:  Oktibbeha
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2067
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Voting method
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Pearl River
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2096
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Webster
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2088
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan (Constable)
Redistricting plan (Justice court)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Sanford
Submission Number:  2011-1908
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Sanford
Submission Number:  2011-1908
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Sanford
Submission Number:  2011-1908
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Lenoir
Subjurisdiction:  La Grange
Submission Number:  2011-1938
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Aiken
Subjurisdiction:  Burnettown
Submission Number:  2011-2083
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Berkeley, Charleston
Subjurisdiction:  Charleston
Submission Number:  2011-2054
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville
Subjurisdiction:  Greenville County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2011-2093
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Marion
Subjurisdiction:  Sellers
Submission Number:  2011-1450
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Bowman
Submission Number:  2011-2079
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Holly Hill
Submission Number:  2011-2076
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Neeses
Submission Number:  2011-2077
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Orangeburg
Submission Number:  2011-2075
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Vance
Submission Number:  2011-2078
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Woodford
Submission Number:  2011-2080
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Landrum
Submission Number:  2011-2085
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bailey, Lamb
Subjurisdiction:  Sudan Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-1521
Action Date:  06/01/2011
General election (Cancelled)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Bee, Refugio, Victoria
Subjurisdiction:  Refugio Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-2100
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Alamo Heights
Submission Number:  2011-0587
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Powers and duties
Referendum requirement
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Resubmission received

TEXAS County:  Collin
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2072
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Collin
Subjurisdiction:  Fairview
Submission Number:  2011-2101
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Collin, Denton
Subjurisdiction:  Celina
Submission Number:  2011-2070
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Denton, Parker, Tarrant, Wise
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Worth
Submission Number:  2011-2057
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Runoff election
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  La Porte
Submission Number:  2011-2058
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Runoff election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jackson, Victoria
Subjurisdiction:  Industrial Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-1512
Action Date:  06/01/2011
General election (Cancelled)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson, Orange
Subjurisdiction:  Port Arthur
Submission Number:  2011-1839
Action Date:  05/13/2011
Election administration
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Jefferson, Orange
Subjurisdiction:  Port Arthur
Submission Number:  2011-1839
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Election administration
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Limestone
Subjurisdiction:  Mexia
Submission Number:  2011-1514
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery County Utility District #4
Submission Number:  2011-1571
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Scurry
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2073
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Birdville Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-1562
Action Date:  06/02/2011
General election (Cancelled)
Notice of withdrawal

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Jonestown
Submission Number:  2011-2097
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeway
Submission Number:  2011-2082
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Annexation
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1805
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Senate)
Redistricting plan (House)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Albemarle
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1778
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Name change)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Albemarle
Subjurisdiction:  Albemarle County School District
Submission Number:  2011-2048
Action Date:  05/09/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Caroline
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1993
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Location established)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Charlotte
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1970
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Deleted)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Charlotte
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1970
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Deleted)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Dinwiddie
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1950
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Deleted)
Polling place (Location established)
Polling place (Additional location)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Dinwiddie
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1950
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Deleted)
Polling place (Location established)
Polling place (Additional location)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Dinwiddie
Subjurisdiction:  Dinwiddie County School District
Submission Number:  2011-2060
Action Date:  05/20/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Fauquier
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1675
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Greensville
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2052
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Greensville
Subjurisdiction:  Greensville County School District
Submission Number:  2011-2053
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Method of selection (Appointive to appointive/elective)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Henry
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2050
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Henry
Subjurisdiction:  Henry County School District
Submission Number:  2011-2051
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  New Kent
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1961
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Voter registration (Location deleted)
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County:  Northampton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1909
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Nottoway
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2102
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Pittsylvania
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2104
Action Date:  06/03/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Pittsylvania
Subjurisdiction:  Pittsylvania County School District
Submission Number:  2011-2105
Action Date:  06/03/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Powhatan
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1769
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Name change)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Powhatan
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1769
Action Date:  06/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Name change)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Powhatan
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1769
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Name change)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Sussex
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2020
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Sussex
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2020
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Tazewell
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1886
Action Date:  06/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County:  Westmoreland
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2068
Action Date:  05/27/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
MISSISSIPPI County:  Hinds
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1014
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Redistricting plan (Constable)
Redistricting plan (Justice court)

MISSISSIPPI County:  Noxubee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-1015
Action Date:  05/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location deleted)

T. Christian Herren, Jr.
Chief, Voting Section

General Information Voting Section
Contact

Toll-free - (800) 253-3931
Telephone - (202) 307-2767
Fax - (202) 307-3961
Email - voting.section@usdoj.gov Complaint form
Mailing Contact

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

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