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

Notice Date: 09/06/2011

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").

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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:  Autauga
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3317
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Location established)
Polling place (Location changed)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Autauga
Subjurisdiction:  Autauga County School District
Submission Number:  2011-3318
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Calhoun
Subjurisdiction:  Jacksonville
Submission Number:  2011-3326
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Choctaw
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3431
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Clarke
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3324
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Clarke
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3324
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Clarke
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3324
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Clarke
Subjurisdiction:  Clarke County School District
Submission Number:  2011-3325
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Fayette
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3319
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Fayette
Subjurisdiction:  Fayette
Submission Number:  2011-3315
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Hale, Tuscaloosa
Subjurisdiction:  Moundville
Submission Number:  2011-3385
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Smiths Station
Submission Number:  2011-3390
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Limestone
Subjurisdiction:  Athens
Submission Number:  2011-3432
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Mobile
Subjurisdiction:  Semmes
Submission Number:  2011-3314
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery
Submission Number:  2011-3349
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Morgan
Subjurisdiction:  Priceville
Submission Number:  2011-3206
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Perry
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3126
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  St. Clair
Subjurisdiction:  Steele
Submission Number:  2011-3329
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Polling place
Submission received

ARIZONA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3322
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Voter registration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3322
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Voter registration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Coconino
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3419
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Ballot format
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3305
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Absentee Voting
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3421
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Yavapai
Subjurisdiction:  Clarkdale-Jerome Elementary School District #3
Submission Number:  2011-3429
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Yavapai
Subjurisdiction:  Yavapai Ranch Domestic Water Improvement District
Submission Number:  2011-3360
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Kings
Subjurisdiction:  Hanford
Submission Number:  2011-3214
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Barrow, Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction:  Auburn
Submission Number:  2011-3422
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Bartow
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3387
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Bartow
Subjurisdiction:  Adairsville
Submission Number:  2011-3440
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Election administration
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Bartow
Subjurisdiction:  Kingston
Submission Number:  2011-3439
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Ben Hill, Irwin
Subjurisdiction:  Fitzgerald
Submission Number:  2011-3376
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Brantley
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3039
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Voter registration (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Brantley
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3374
Action Date:  08/18/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Bulloch
Subjurisdiction:  Statesboro
Submission Number:  2011-2848
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Butts
Subjurisdiction:  Jackson
Submission Number:  2011-3383
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Carroll, Haralson
Subjurisdiction:  Bremen
Submission Number:  2011-2646
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Related submission received

GEORGIA County:  Carroll, Haralson
Subjurisdiction:  Bremen
Submission Number:  2011-3430
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Chatham
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3402
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Cherokee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3310
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Colquitt
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3434
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Columbia
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3369
Action Date:  08/19/2011
Special election procedures (Cancelled)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Columbia
Subjurisdiction:  Grovetown
Submission Number:  2011-3328
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Cook
Subjurisdiction:  Lenox
Submission Number:  2011-3425
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Coweta, Fulton
Subjurisdiction:  Palmetto
Submission Number:  2011-3367
Action Date:  08/18/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3428
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Stone Mountain
Submission Number:  2011-3343
Action Date:  08/20/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb, Fulton
Subjurisdiction:  Atlanta School District
Submission Number:  2011-3312
Action Date:  08/16/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb, Fulton
Subjurisdiction:  Atlanta School District
Submission Number:  2011-3312
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Dodge
Subjurisdiction:  Chauncey
Submission Number:  2011-3302
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dougherty
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3006
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Early
Subjurisdiction:  Damascus
Submission Number:  2011-3372
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Elbert
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3398
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Fulton
Subjurisdiction:  Fulton County School District
Submission Number:  2011-3337
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3442
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction:  Peachtree Corners
Submission Number:  2011-2266
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Incorporation
Method of election
Districting plan
Form of government (Mayor-council)
Majority vote requirement
Numbered positions adopted
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Nonpartisan elections
Number of officials
Implementation schedule

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction:  Peachtree Corners
Submission Number:  2011-2266
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Special election procedures (General election)
General election
Procedures for filling vacancies
Compensation
Resubmission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett, Hall
Subjurisdiction:  Buford
Submission Number:  2011-3443
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Habersham
Subjurisdiction:  Cornelia
Submission Number:  2011-3404
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Houston
Subjurisdiction:  Houston County School District
Submission Number:  2011-3427
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3396
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Jenkins
Subjurisdiction:  Millen
Submission Number:  2011-2943
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction:  Wrightsville
Submission Number:  2011-2911
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Voting method (Touch screen)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction:  Wrightsville
Submission Number:  2011-2985
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Liberty
Subjurisdiction:  Hinesville
Submission Number:  2011-3259
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Lincoln
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3417
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lincoln
Subjurisdiction:  Lincoln County School District
Submission Number:  2011-3198
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Madison
Subjurisdiction:  Ila
Submission Number:  2011-3435
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Election administration
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Murray
Subjurisdiction:  Eton
Submission Number:  2011-3304
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Newton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3391
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Newton
Subjurisdiction:  Porterdale
Submission Number:  2011-3350
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Paulding
Subjurisdiction:  Hiram
Submission Number:  2011-3330
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Rabun
Subjurisdiction:  Dillard
Submission Number:  2011-3373
Action Date:  08/17/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Randolph
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3303
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Taylor
Subjurisdiction:  Taylor County School District
Submission Number:  2011-3399
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Treutlen
Subjurisdiction:  Soperton
Submission Number:  2011-2806
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Treutlen
Subjurisdiction:  Soperton
Submission Number:  2011-2806
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Washington
Subjurisdiction:  Sandersville
Submission Number:  2011-2569
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Whitfield
Subjurisdiction:  Varnell
Submission Number:  2011-3407
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Annexation
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Ascension
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2499
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Additional location)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Avoyelles
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2676
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Bossier, Caddo
Subjurisdiction:  Shreveport
Submission Number:  2011-3114
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Related submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Bossier, Caddo
Subjurisdiction:  Shreveport
Submission Number:  2011-3358
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Bossier, Caddo
Subjurisdiction:  Shreveport City Court
Submission Number:  2011-3354
Action Date:  08/15/2011
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Bossier, Caddo
Subjurisdiction:  Shreveport City Court
Submission Number:  2011-3359
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Concordia
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3371
Action Date:  08/19/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Feliciana
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2055
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Precinct
Precinct (Additional location)
Precinct (Renumbering)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Jefferson Davis
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2716
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lafayette
Subjurisdiction:  Lafayette
Submission Number:  2011-3395
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lake Barrington Subdivision Improvement District
Submission Number:  2011-3095
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeview Street Maintenance District
Submission Number:  2011-3380
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  New Orleans
Submission Number:  2011-3377
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  New Orleans Regional Business Park
Submission Number:  2011-3378
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Pressburg East Neighborhood Improvement And Security District
Submission Number:  2011-3336
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Creation of special district
Form of government
Term of office
Powers and duties
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Pressburg East Neighborhood Improvement And Security District
Submission Number:  2011-3379
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Vernon
Subjurisdiction:  Rosepine
Submission Number:  2011-3311
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW YORK Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3347
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Political activity
Campaign financing provisions
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3092
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Purge/reidentification of voters
Voter registration (Procedures)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3441
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Redistricting plan (Senate)
Redistricting plan (House)
Redistricting plan (Congressional)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Brunswick
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2981
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Annexation (Enabling legislation)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Brunswick
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2981
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Annexation (Enabling legislation)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Craven
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3332
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Guilford
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3344
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Redistricting plan
Number of officials (Commission)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Guilford
Subjurisdiction:  Greensboro
Submission Number:  2011-3341
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Halifax
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3195
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Northampton
Subjurisdiction:  Conway
Submission Number:  2011-3154
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Northampton
Subjurisdiction:  Conway
Submission Number:  2011-3154
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Northampton
Subjurisdiction:  Garysburg
Submission Number:  2011-3406
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Absentee Voting
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Northampton
Subjurisdiction:  Woodland
Submission Number:  2011-3174
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Absentee Voting
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Pitt
Subjurisdiction:  Pitt County School District
Submission Number:  2011-2474
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Method of selection
Term of office
Number of officials
Implementation schedule
Response to Requested Information

SOUTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3370
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Congressional)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Barnwell
Subjurisdiction:  Blackville
Submission Number:  2011-3139
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Charleston
Subjurisdiction:  Kiawah Island
Submission Number:  2011-3313
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Charleston
Subjurisdiction:  Kiawah Island
Submission Number:  2011-3313
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Clarendon
Subjurisdiction:  Turbeville
Submission Number:  2011-3409
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Method of election
Staggered terms
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Georgetown
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3215
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville
Subjurisdiction:  Mauldin
Submission Number:  2011-3389
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenwood
Subjurisdiction:  Troy
Submission Number:  2011-3361
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Election administration
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Horry
Subjurisdiction:  Loris Community Hospital District
Submission Number:  2011-3426
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  Lexington
Submission Number:  2011-3004
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  Lexington
Submission Number:  2011-3352
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2011-3054
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Related submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2011-3353
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

TEXAS County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2775
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Additional information received

TEXAS County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3362
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Election administration
Submission received

TEXAS County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3364
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Election administration
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Angelina
Subjurisdiction:  Diboll Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3447
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
General election (Date set)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Angelina
Subjurisdiction:  Lufkin
Submission Number:  2011-3260
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Atascosa, Bexar, Comal, Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Bexar Metropolitan Water District
Submission Number:  2011-2548
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Redistricting plan
Term of office
Number of officials
Implementation schedule
Political activity
Election administration
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
General election (Date change)
Campaign financing provisions
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Atascosa, Bexar, Comal, Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Bexar Metropolitan Water District
Submission Number:  2011-2548
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Bastrop
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3321
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bastrop
Subjurisdiction:  Bastrop County Water Control & Improvement District #2
Submission Number:  2011-3444
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bell, Coryell, Mclennan
Subjurisdiction:  Moody Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3411
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Alamo Heights
Submission Number:  2011-3355
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Alamo Heights
Submission Number:  2011-3355
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  North East Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3192
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Bexar, Comal, Kendall
Subjurisdiction:  Boerne Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3193
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Brazoria
Subjurisdiction:  Country Place Management District
Submission Number:  2011-3357
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Brewster
Subjurisdiction:  Lajitas Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2011-3405
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Number of officials
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Calhoun
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3342
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Laguna Madre Water District
Submission Number:  2011-3348
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Los Fresnos Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3239
Action Date:  08/16/2011
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  South Padre Island
Submission Number:  2011-3386
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Baytown
Submission Number:  2011-3212
Action Date:  08/19/2011
Annexation
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Baytown
Submission Number:  2011-3212
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Annexation
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Coryell
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3064
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Constable)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Coryell
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3408
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dimmit
Subjurisdiction:  Carrizo Springs Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3436
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Edwards
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2930
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place
Notice of withdrawal

TEXAS County:  El Paso
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3029
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Falls
Subjurisdiction:  Marlin
Submission Number:  2011-3394
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Falls
Subjurisdiction:  Marlin
Submission Number:  2011-3394
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Floyd
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3384
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Gonzales
Subjurisdiction:  Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District
Submission Number:  2011-3340
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Deannexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction:  Cibolo
Submission Number:  2011-2791
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction:  Cibolo
Submission Number:  2011-2791
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction:  Marion Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3438
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  East Aldine Management District
Submission Number:  2011-3403
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Annexation
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #524
Submission Number:  2011-3363
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Powers and duties
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  West Harris County Municipal Utility District #15
Submission Number:  2011-2687
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  West Harris County Municipal Utility District #15
Submission Number:  2011-2687
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Hays
Subjurisdiction:  Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District
Submission Number:  2011-3368
Action Date:  08/18/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hays, Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Dripping Springs Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3445
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Henderson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3392
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hill
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3316
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Constable)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hill
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3420
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hunt
Subjurisdiction:  Hunt County Municipal Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2011-3365
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Hamshire Fannett Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3397
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jim Wells
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3415
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Johnson, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Crowley Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-2631
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Lamar
Subjurisdiction:  Paris Junior College District
Submission Number:  2011-3320
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Redistricting plan
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Liberty
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3346
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Limestone
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3416
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Lubbock
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3393
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Nolan
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2673
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Palo Pinto
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3414
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Reagan
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3327
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction:  West Rusk County Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3437
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  San Augustine
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3351
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction:  Taft
Submission Number:  2011-3375
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Smith
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3412
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Sutton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2628
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Resubmission received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Everman Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-2722
Action Date:  08/31/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Lake Worth
Submission Number:  2011-3388
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Taylor
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3446
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Titus
Subjurisdiction:  Mount Pleasant
Submission Number:  2011-3382
Action Date:  08/23/2011
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2011-3334
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Powers and duties
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District #2
Submission Number:  2011-3323
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Powers and duties
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District #3
Submission Number:  2011-3335
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Powers and duties
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District #4
Submission Number:  2011-3338
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Powers and duties
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Pilot Knob Municipal Utility District #5
Submission Number:  2011-3366
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Powers and duties
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis, Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Water, Sewer, Irrigation, & Drainage District #3
Submission Number:  2011-3423
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Upton
Subjurisdiction:  Rankin County Hospital District
Submission Number:  2011-3339
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Staggered terms
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  New Waverly Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3345
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Webb Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2011-3448
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Highlands At Mayfield Ranch Municipal Utility District
Submission Number:  2011-3424
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Deannexation
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Emergency Services District #11
Submission Number:  2011-3331
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Confirmation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Emergency Services District #12
Submission Number:  2011-3333
Action Date:  08/22/2011
Special election procedures (Confirmation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Wise
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3418
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3381
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3400
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Voter registration
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3401
Action Date:  08/26/2011
Voter registration
Absentee Voting
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3410
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Voter registration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3413
Action Date:  08/29/2011
Election administration (Recount procedures)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction:  Chesapeake
Submission Number:  2011-3137
Action Date:  09/01/2011
Precinct (Additional location)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction:  Covington
Submission Number:  2011-3309
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction:  Franklin
Submission Number:  2011-3221
Action Date:  09/02/2011
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction:  Petersburg
Submission Number:  2011-3307
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

VIRGINIA County: 
Subjurisdiction:  Waynesboro
Submission Number:  2011-3200
Action Date:  08/25/2011
Redistricting plan
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County:  Alleghany
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3308
Action Date:  08/24/2011
Special election procedures (Referendum)
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:
SOUTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2495
Action Date:  08/29/2011

On the date(s) indicated, a declaratory judgment was filed seeking judicial review under section 5 of the following change.
NORTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3441
Action Date:  09/02/2011

SOUTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-2977
Action Date:  08/09/2011
Redistricting plan (House)

SOUTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2011-3370
Action Date:  08/30/2011
Redistricting plan (Congressional)

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

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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