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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 06/28/2010
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:  2010-2459
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Form of government (Enabling legislation)
Referendum requirement
Additional information received

ALABAMA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2459
Action Date:  06/25/2010
Form of government (Enabling legislation)
Referendum requirement
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson, Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Vestavia Hills
Submission Number:  2010-2574
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Form of government (Council-manager)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson, Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Vestavia Hills
Submission Number:  2010-2574
Action Date:  06/25/2010
Form of government (Council-manager)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Opelika
Submission Number:  2010-2681
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Talladega
Subjurisdiction:  Munford
Submission Number:  2010-2679
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Winston
Subjurisdiction:  Haleyville
Submission Number:  2010-2697
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2691
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Absentee Voting
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALASKA Borough:  Ketchikan Gateway
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2683
Action Date:  06/18/2010
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received

ARIZONA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2704
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Absentee Voting (Military and Overseas Empowerment Act)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Coconino
Subjurisdiction:  Tusayan
Submission Number:  2010-2701
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Staggered terms
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Primary election
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-1722
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Additional information received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2674
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Chandler
Submission Number:  2010-2677
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Mohave
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2676
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pima
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2692
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2673
Action Date:  06/18/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration (Ballots)
Submission received

GEORGIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2705
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Absentee Voting (Military and Overseas Empowerment Act)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Fulton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2695
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Fulton
Subjurisdiction:  Johns Creek
Submission Number:  2010-2684
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2702
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Murray
Subjurisdiction:  Chatsworth
Submission Number:  2010-2690
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Troup
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2281
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2675
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Rapides
Subjurisdiction:  Alexandria
Submission Number:  2010-2687
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Rapides
Subjurisdiction:  Alexandria City Court
Submission Number:  2010-2688
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. Tammany
Subjurisdiction:  Pearl River
Submission Number:  2010-2685
Action Date:  06/15/2010
Annexation
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Grenada
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2703
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Pearl River
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2148
Action Date:  06/03/2010
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Sunflower
Subjurisdiction:  Sunflower County School District
Submission Number:  2010-2678
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW YORK Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2546
Action Date:  06/18/2010
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Gaston
Subjurisdiction:  Gastonia
Submission Number:  2010-2686
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Annexation
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Guilford
Subjurisdiction:  High Point
Submission Number:  2010-1793
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Harnett
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2353
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Nash
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2671
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Chesterfield
Subjurisdiction:  Jefferson
Submission Number:  2010-2303
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenwood
Subjurisdiction:  Ninety Six
Submission Number:  2010-2204
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Notice of withdrawal

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2650
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  Pine Ridge
Submission Number:  2010-2699
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Newberry
Subjurisdiction:  Whitmire
Submission Number:  2010-2694
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Staggered terms (Chancery court)
Term of office (Four years)
Submission received

TEXAS County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2672
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Alamo Community College District
Submission Number:  2010-2354
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Runoff election
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Brazoria
Subjurisdiction:  Quintana
Submission Number:  2010-2232
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Culberson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-2698
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Denton
Subjurisdiction:  The Colony
Submission Number:  2010-2279
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Denton
Subjurisdiction:  The Colony
Submission Number:  2010-2279
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Denton
Subjurisdiction:  The Colony
Submission Number:  2010-2279
Action Date:  06/24/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Gaines
Subjurisdiction:  Seminole
Submission Number:  2010-2689
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Runoff election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Tomball
Submission Number:  2010-2700
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jim Wells
Subjurisdiction:  Ben Bolt-Palito Blanco Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-2680
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery County Drainage District #6
Submission Number:  2010-2682
Action Date:  06/21/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Sutton
Subjurisdiction:  Sonora
Submission Number:  2007-3258
Action Date:  06/25/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Castleberry Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-2693
Action Date:  06/22/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Castleberry Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-2693
Action Date:  06/25/2010
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeway
Submission Number:  2010-2696
Action Date:  06/23/2010
Absentee Voting
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Joint election procedures
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
Web - Complaint form
Mailing Contact

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

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