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

Notice Date: 6/25/2012

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 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: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-5037
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Voter registration
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Baldwin
Subjurisdiction:  Perdido Beach
Submission Number:  2012-3613
Action Date:  06/22/2012
Deannexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Calhoun, Talladega
Subjurisdiction:  Oxford
Submission Number:  2012-3610
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Chambers
Subjurisdiction:  Valley
Submission Number:  2012-3534
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Chilton
Subjurisdiction:  Clanton
Submission Number:  2012-1278
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Annexation
Resubmission received

ALABAMA County:  Chilton
Subjurisdiction:  Clanton
Submission Number:  2012-2653
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Clarke
Subjurisdiction:  Thomasville
Submission Number:  2012-2882
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Conecuh
Subjurisdiction:  Evergreen
Submission Number:  2012-3542
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Redistricting plan (Council)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Crenshaw
Subjurisdiction:  Luverne
Submission Number:  2012-2891
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Cullman
Subjurisdiction:  South Vinemont
Submission Number:  2012-3549
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Absentee Voting
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  De Kalb
Subjurisdiction:  Fyffe
Submission Number:  2012-3207
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Elmore
Subjurisdiction:  Wetumpka
Submission Number:  2012-3513
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Hale
Subjurisdiction:  Greensboro
Submission Number:  2012-0433
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Houston
Subjurisdiction:  Ashford
Submission Number:  2012-3496
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Irondale
Submission Number:  2012-1810
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Redistricting plan
Response to Requested Information
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson, Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Vestavia Hills
Submission Number:  2012-3586
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Lauderdale
Subjurisdiction:  Anderson
Submission Number:  2012-3485
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Lauderdale
Subjurisdiction:  Rogersville
Submission Number:  2012-3486
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Marengo
Subjurisdiction:  Demopolis
Submission Number:  2012-0773
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Redistricting plan (Council)
Response to Requested Information
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Mobile
Subjurisdiction:  Chickasaw City School District
Submission Number:  2012-2518
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Creation of special district
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Pike
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3615
Action Date:  06/22/2012
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Wilcox
Subjurisdiction:  Camden
Submission Number:  2012-3553
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2817
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Bilingual procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction:  Bethel
Submission Number:  2012-3453
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Election administration
Additional information received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction:  Hoonah
Submission Number:  2012-3521
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Election administration
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Coconino
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3497
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Coconino
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3497
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3614
Action Date:  06/22/2012
Polling place
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Daisy Mountain Fire District
Submission Number:  2012-3589
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Nadaburg Elementary School District #81
Submission Number:  2012-3482
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pima
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3484
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Renumbering)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Yavapai
Subjurisdiction:  Chino Valley Fire District
Submission Number:  2012-3059
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Related submission received

ARIZONA County:  Yavapai
Subjurisdiction:  Chino Valley Fire District
Submission Number:  2012-3552
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Yuma
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3593
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3590
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Athens-Clarke
Subjurisdiction:  Clarke County School District
Submission Number:  2012-2960
Action Date:  06/22/2012
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Bleckley
Subjurisdiction:  Bleckley County School District
Submission Number:  2012-2802
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Cobb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3058
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Cook
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2978
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Nonpartisan elections
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Crisp
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3523
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Decatur
Submission Number:  2012-3487
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Decatur City School District
Submission Number:  2012-3488
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Douglas
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-1590
Action Date:  06/04/2012
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Douglas
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-1590
Action Date:  06/08/2012
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Douglas
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-1590
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Effingham
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3540
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Tiebreaking vote (Chairperson)
Powers and duties
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Floyd
Subjurisdiction:  Rome
Submission Number:  2012-2834
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Annexation
Related submission received

GEORGIA County:  Floyd
Subjurisdiction:  Rome
Submission Number:  2012-3611
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Franklin County School District
Submission Number:  2012-1531
Action Date:  05/31/2012
Redistricting plan
Resubmission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Franklin County School District
Submission Number:  2012-3071
Action Date:  05/31/2012
Method of election
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Oakwood
Submission Number:  2012-2821
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Related submission received

GEORGIA County:  Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Oakwood
Submission Number:  2012-3511
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lanier
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeland
Submission Number:  2012-3060
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Long
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2733
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Long
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2733
Action Date:  06/22/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Mcintosh
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3535
Action Date:  06/07/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Mcintosh
Subjurisdiction:  Mcintosh County School District
Submission Number:  2012-3544
Action Date:  06/07/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Paulding
Subjurisdiction:  Hiram
Submission Number:  2012-2861
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Election administration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Thomas
Subjurisdiction:  Meigs
Submission Number:  2012-3194
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Term of office (Four years)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Upson
Subjurisdiction:  Thomaston
Submission Number:  2012-3493
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Voter registration
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  White
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3146
Action Date:  06/02/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  White
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3146
Action Date:  06/22/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Bossier
Subjurisdiction:  Bossier City
Submission Number:  2012-3603
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Vermilion
Subjurisdiction:  Maurice
Submission Number:  2012-2907
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Washington
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3585
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-0003
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  George
Subjurisdiction:  Lucedale
Submission Number:  2012-3309
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Harrison
Subjurisdiction:  Gulfport
Submission Number:  2012-3571
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Location established)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3500
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Precinct (Name change)
Precinct (Deleted)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Leflore
Subjurisdiction:  Leflore County School District
Submission Number:  2012-3449
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Rankin
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3467
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Rankin
Subjurisdiction:  Pearl
Submission Number:  2012-3599
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW YORK Borough:  Bronx, Kings, New York
Subjurisdiction:  New York
Submission Number:  2012-3492
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Renumbering)
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location established)
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW YORK Borough:  Bronx, Kings, New York
Subjurisdiction:  New York
Submission Number:  2012-3584
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Nominating procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Davidson, Forsyth, Guilford, Randolph
Subjurisdiction:  High Point
Submission Number:  2012-3195
Action Date:  05/29/2012
Annexation
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Edgecombe
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3518
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Aiken
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3530
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Berkeley
Subjurisdiction:  Moncks Corner
Submission Number:  2012-3517
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Florence
Subjurisdiction:  Florence County School District #1
Submission Number:  2012-2676
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville
Subjurisdiction:  Simpsonville
Submission Number:  2012-3556
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  Lexington
Submission Number:  2012-3050
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Annexation
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  Lexington
Submission Number:  2012-3495
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2012-3315
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2012-3548
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Newberry
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2950
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Voter registration (Location changed)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Oconee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3543
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  North
Submission Number:  2012-3604
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Pickens
Subjurisdiction:  Easley
Submission Number:  2012-3169
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Pickens
Subjurisdiction:  Easley
Submission Number:  2012-3555
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Sumter
Subjurisdiction:  Sumter
Submission Number:  2012-3565
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Union
Subjurisdiction:  Union
Submission Number:  2012-3516
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Mill
Submission Number:  2012-3563
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Special election procedures
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Mill School District #4
Submission Number:  2012-3550
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Term of office (Two years)
Implementation schedule
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  York School District #1
Submission Number:  2012-3554
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3545
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Angelina
Subjurisdiction:  Angelina County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3570
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Angelina
Subjurisdiction:  Angelina County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3572
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Archer
Subjurisdiction:  Archer County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3537
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Archer
Subjurisdiction:  Archer County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3536
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Atascosa, Bexar, Caldwell, Comal, Hays, Medina, Uvalde
Subjurisdiction:  Edwards Aquifer Authority
Submission Number:  2012-3533
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Bell
Subjurisdiction:  Nolanville
Submission Number:  2012-3515
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Burleson
Subjurisdiction:  Burleson County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3569
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  La Feria Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-3573
Action Date:  06/19/2012
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Camp
Subjurisdiction:  Camp County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3575
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Camp
Subjurisdiction:  Camp County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3576
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Cochran
Subjurisdiction:  Cochran County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3574
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Coleman
Subjurisdiction:  Coleman County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3506
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Coleman
Subjurisdiction:  Coleman County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3505
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Collin
Subjurisdiction:  Collin County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-2818
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Collin
Subjurisdiction:  Collin County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3601
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Collin
Subjurisdiction:  Collin County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3602
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Collin
Subjurisdiction:  Lowry Crossing
Submission Number:  2012-3557
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Denton, Wise
Subjurisdiction:  Alpha Ranch Water Control & Improvement District
Submission Number:  2012-3596
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Ector
Subjurisdiction:  Ector County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3608
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Ector
Subjurisdiction:  Ector County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3609
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Ector, Midland
Subjurisdiction:  Odessa
Submission Number:  2012-3125
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Ellis County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3583
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Ellis County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3582
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Waxahachie
Submission Number:  2012-3519
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Deannexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Erath
Subjurisdiction:  Erath County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3568
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Erath
Subjurisdiction:  Erath County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3567
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Fisher, Nolan
Subjurisdiction:  Sweetwater Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-3564
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Galveston
Subjurisdiction:  Galveston County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3591
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Galveston
Subjurisdiction:  Galveston County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3592
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Grayson
Subjurisdiction:  Grayson County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3512
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Grayson
Subjurisdiction:  Grayson County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3514
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hansford
Subjurisdiction:  Hansford County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3529
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hardin
Subjurisdiction:  Hardin County Water Control & Improvement District #1
Submission Number:  2012-3560
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #391
Submission Number:  2012-3491
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Bilingual procedures (Chinese language)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  West Harris County Municipal Utility District #10
Submission Number:  2012-3581
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harrison
Subjurisdiction:  Harrison County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3580
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hill
Subjurisdiction:  Hill County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3480
Action Date:  06/07/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hopkins
Subjurisdiction:  Hopkins County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3539
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hopkins
Subjurisdiction:  Hopkins County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3538
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Johnson, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Crowley
Submission Number:  2012-3600
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Kaufman
Subjurisdiction:  Kaufman County Fresh Water Supply District # 4b
Submission Number:  2012-3598
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Kaufman
Subjurisdiction:  Kaufman County Fresh Water Supply District #4a
Submission Number:  2012-3597
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Lamb
Subjurisdiction:  Olton
Submission Number:  2012-3483
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Live Oak
Subjurisdiction:  Live Oak County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3508
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Live Oak
Subjurisdiction:  Live Oak County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3507
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Llano
Subjurisdiction:  Llano County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3504
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Llano
Subjurisdiction:  Llano County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3509
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Lubbock
Subjurisdiction:  Lubbock County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3489
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Lubbock
Subjurisdiction:  Lubbock County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3490
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Lynn
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2981
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Marion
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3526
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Medina County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-2812
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Medina County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3181
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Nueces
Subjurisdiction:  Driscoll Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-3337
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Orange
Subjurisdiction:  Orange County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3606
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Orange
Subjurisdiction:  Orange County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3607
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Palo Pinto
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3494
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Refugio
Subjurisdiction:  Refugio County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3562
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Refugio
Subjurisdiction:  Refugio County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3561
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Robertson
Subjurisdiction:  Robertson County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3478
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Robertson
Subjurisdiction:  Robertson County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3479
Action Date:  06/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rockwall
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3503
Action Date:  06/13/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Runnels
Subjurisdiction:  Runnels County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3525
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Runnels
Subjurisdiction:  Runnels County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3524
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction:  Rusk County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3547
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction:  Rusk County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3546
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  San Jacinto
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3528
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2511
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Limited redistricting (Justice of the peace)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Shackelford
Subjurisdiction:  Shackelford County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3520
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Smith
Subjurisdiction:  Smith County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3498
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Sutton
Subjurisdiction:  Sonora Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-3559
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Richland Hills
Submission Number:  2012-3577
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Runoff election
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Tarrant County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3587
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Tarrant County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3588
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2012-3522
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #2
Submission Number:  2012-3527
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #3
Submission Number:  2012-3531
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #4
Submission Number:  2012-3532
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Upshur
Subjurisdiction:  Upshur County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3579
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Upshur
Subjurisdiction:  Upshur County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3578
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Victoria
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3551
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  Huntsville
Submission Number:  2012-2798
Action Date:  06/21/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  Walker County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3501
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  Walker County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3502
Action Date:  06/12/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Webb County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3594
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Webb County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-3595
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3605
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Young
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3566
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Zapata
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3477
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Zapata
Subjurisdiction:  Zapata County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-3463
Action Date:  06/15/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2674
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2712
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Election administration
Primary election
Redistricting procedures
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2712
Action Date:  06/20/2012
Election administration
Primary election
Redistricting procedures
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3558
Action Date:  06/19/2012
Election administration (Ballots)
Election administration
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County:  Culpeper
Subjurisdiction:  Culpeper
Submission Number:  2012-3612
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Boundary changes
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Fairfax
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3499
Action Date:  06/14/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Fauquier
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3541
Action Date:  06/18/2012
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

T. Christian Herren, Jr.
Chief, Voting Section

General Information Voting Section
Contact

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