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

Notice Date: 9/17/2012

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:  2012-4124
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4124
Action Date:  09/14/2012
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4129
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Redistricting plan (Senate)
Redistricting plan (House)
Additional information received

ALABAMA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4129
Action Date:  09/14/2012
Redistricting plan (Senate)
Redistricting plan (House)
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Dale, Henry, Houston
Subjurisdiction:  Dothan
Submission Number:  2012-4922
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson, Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Birmingham
Submission Number:  2012-4805
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Lauderdale
Subjurisdiction:  Rogersville
Submission Number:  2012-4860
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4943
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Marion
Subjurisdiction:  Brilliant
Submission Number:  2012-4225
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Voting method
Notice of withdrawal

ALABAMA County:  Mobile
Subjurisdiction:  Mobile
Submission Number:  2012-4852
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ALASKA Borough:  Kenai Peninsula
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4903
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Precinct
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALASKA Borough:  Northwest Arctic
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4827
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

ARIZONA County:  Yavapai
Subjurisdiction:  Chino Valley Fire District
Submission Number:  2012-4988
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Yuma
Subjurisdiction:  Yuma
Submission Number:  2012-4982
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Kings
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4880
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Voting method (By-mail)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Kings
Subjurisdiction:  Lemoore
Submission Number:  2012-4914
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Annexation
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4963
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County:  Monterey
Subjurisdiction:  Alisal Union School District
Submission Number:  2012-4804
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Yuba
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4983
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Yuba
Subjurisdiction:  Yuba County Water Agency
Submission Number:  2012-4555
Action Date:  09/14/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

FLORIDA County:  Collier
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4862
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

FLORIDA County:  Hardee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4863
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

FLORIDA County:  Hendry
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4864
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

FLORIDA County:  Hillsborough
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4865
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

FLORIDA County:  Hillsborough
Subjurisdiction:  Plant City
Submission Number:  2012-4021
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Procedures for filling vacancies
Resubmission received

FLORIDA County:  Monroe
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4866
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Athens-Clarke
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4896
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Additional location)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Bacon
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3985
Action Date:  08/31/2012
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Procedures for filling vacancies
Resubmission received

GEORGIA County:  Bibb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-1990
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Brantley
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4844
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Bulloch
Subjurisdiction:  Statesboro
Submission Number:  2012-4856
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Chatham
Subjurisdiction:  Garden City
Submission Number:  2012-4994
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Cobb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4845
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Cobb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4910
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Columbia
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4897
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4892
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Precinct (Name change)
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4989
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett
Subjurisdiction:  Sugar Hill
Submission Number:  2012-4924
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Gwinnett, Walton
Subjurisdiction:  Loganville
Submission Number:  2012-4292
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Houston, Peach
Subjurisdiction:  Perry
Submission Number:  2012-4890
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Mcduffie
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4945
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Monroe
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-2272
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Muscogee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4900
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Polk
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4848
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Sumter
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4948
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Joint election procedures
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Sumter
Subjurisdiction:  Leslie
Submission Number:  2012-4949
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Telfair
Subjurisdiction:  Mcrae
Submission Number:  2012-4947
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Assumption
Subjurisdiction:  Knotts Subdivision Gravity Drainage District #11
Submission Number:  2012-4921
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Caddo
Subjurisdiction:  Oil City
Submission Number:  2012-4861
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Caddo
Subjurisdiction:  Vivian
Submission Number:  2012-4933
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Calcasieu
Subjurisdiction:  Calcasieu Parish Fire Protection District #2, Ward 4
Submission Number:  2012-4923
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Desoto
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4553
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  St. George Fire Protection District #2
Submission Number:  2012-4972
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Evangeline
Subjurisdiction:  Evangeline Parish Police Jury Ward #1
Submission Number:  2012-4218
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Crowville Fire District #1
Submission Number:  2012-4777
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Creation of special district
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish School District
Submission Number:  2012-4975
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish School District #1
Submission Number:  2012-4976
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish School District #11
Submission Number:  2012-4977
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish School District #31
Submission Number:  2012-4978
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish School District #33
Submission Number:  2012-4979
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Iberia
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4990
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Iberia
Subjurisdiction:  New Iberia
Submission Number:  2012-4980
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lafayette
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4981
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lafayette
Subjurisdiction:  Lafayette
Submission Number:  2012-4974
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Natchitoches
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4250
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. Tammany
Subjurisdiction:  Covington
Submission Number:  2012-4993
Action Date:  09/14/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. Tammany
Subjurisdiction:  Slidell
Submission Number:  2012-4973
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Terrebonne
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4992
Action Date:  09/14/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MICHIGAN County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-3454
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Election administration
Resubmission received

MICHIGAN County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4361
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Ballot format
Election administration
Voting method
Nominating procedures (Convention)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4023
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Redistricting plan (Senate)
Redistricting plan (House)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Bolivar
Subjurisdiction:  North Bolivar Consolidated School District
Submission Number:  2012-3941
Action Date:  08/29/2012
Consolidation of jurisdictions (School districts)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Copiah
Subjurisdiction:  Wesson
Submission Number:  2012-4932
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Forrest, Lamar
Subjurisdiction:  Hattiesburg
Submission Number:  2012-4962
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Monroe
Subjurisdiction:  Aberdeen School District
Submission Number:  2012-4123
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Transfer of powers
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Panola
Subjurisdiction:  Batesville
Submission Number:  2012-4931
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Rankin
Subjurisdiction:  Brandon
Submission Number:  2012-4913
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Smith
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4915
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Tippah
Subjurisdiction:  Ripley
Submission Number:  2012-4869
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Union
Subjurisdiction:  New Albany
Submission Number:  2012-4160
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Redistricting plan (Board of alderpersons)
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Wilkinson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4829
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Voting method
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW HAMPSHIRE County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4131
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW YORK Borough:  Bronx, Kings, New York
Subjurisdiction:  New York
Submission Number:  2012-4093
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Cleveland
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4964
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Craven
Subjurisdiction:  New Bern
Submission Number:  2012-4125
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Granville
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4901
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Lenoir
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4410
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Pitt
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4885
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Absentee Voting
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Robeson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4370
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Additional location)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Wilson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4926
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Wilson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4926
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4930
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Abbeville
Subjurisdiction:  Abbeville County School District
Submission Number:  2012-4249
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Aiken
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4929
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Berkeley, Charleston
Subjurisdiction:  Charleston
Submission Number:  2012-4968
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Cherokee
Subjurisdiction:  Blacksburg
Submission Number:  2012-4970
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Colleton
Subjurisdiction:  Walterboro
Submission Number:  2012-4854
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Florence
Subjurisdiction:  Pamplico
Submission Number:  2012-4511
Action Date:  08/21/2012
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4958
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  Cayce
Submission Number:  2012-4971
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2012-4920
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Oconee
Subjurisdiction:  Seneca
Submission Number:  2012-4306
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Richland
Subjurisdiction:  Forest Acres
Submission Number:  2012-4878
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4911
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Candidate qualification procedures
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  Tega Cay
Submission Number:  2012-4853
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Angelina, Cherokee
Subjurisdiction:  Wells Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4935
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Bell, Coryell, Lampasas
Subjurisdiction:  Copperas Cove
Submission Number:  2012-4902
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Board of trustees)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction:  Schertz
Submission Number:  2012-4534
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Cameron
Subjurisdiction:  Port Isabel
Submission Number:  2012-4286
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Cass
Subjurisdiction:  Bloomburg Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4955
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction:  Cedar Hill Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4850
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Denton, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Grapevine
Submission Number:  2012-4851
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Dallas, Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Cedar Hill
Submission Number:  2012-4960
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Denton, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Trophy Club
Submission Number:  2012-4859
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Eastland
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4255
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Eastland
Subjurisdiction:  Eastland
Submission Number:  2012-4883
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Ellis County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-4986
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Ellis
Subjurisdiction:  Ellis County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-4987
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Floyd
Subjurisdiction:  Floydada
Submission Number:  2012-4916
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #146
Submission Number:  2012-4995
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #161
Submission Number:  2012-4879
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #161
Submission Number:  2012-4879
Action Date:  09/14/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Galveston
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4941
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Polling place (Additional location)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Gillespie
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4875
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hansford, Hutchinson, Sherman
Subjurisdiction:  Pringle-Morse Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4959
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hardeman
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4891
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hardin, Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Hardin-Jefferson Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4899
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Improvement District #15
Submission Number:  2012-4917
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Northpointe Water Control & Improvement District
Submission Number:  2012-4939
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hays
Subjurisdiction:  Wimberley Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4946
Action Date:  09/06/2012
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hays, Travis, Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Austin
Submission Number:  2012-4870
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Henderson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4912
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hidalgo
Subjurisdiction:  Mcallen
Submission Number:  2012-4967
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Howard
Subjurisdiction:  Big Spring
Submission Number:  2012-4849
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hunt
Subjurisdiction:  Campbell
Submission Number:  2012-4904
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jasper, Newton
Subjurisdiction:  Kirbyville Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4846
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Jefferson
Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4278
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Method of election
Redistricting plan (Board of Trustees)
Number of officials
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Karnes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4874
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Kleberg
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4390
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Lavaca
Subjurisdiction:  Lavaca County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-4937
Action Date:  08/24/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Lavaca
Subjurisdiction:  Lavaca County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-4938
Action Date:  08/24/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Leon
Subjurisdiction:  Buffalo
Submission Number:  2012-4936
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Llano
Subjurisdiction:  Deerhaven Water Control & Improvement District
Submission Number:  2012-4877
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Loving
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4872
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Mcculloch
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4876
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Natalia
Submission Number:  2012-4882
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Mills
Subjurisdiction:  Goldthwaite Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4919
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Mills
Subjurisdiction:  Goldthwaite Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4919
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Mills
Subjurisdiction:  Mullin Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4934
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Mitchell, Scurry
Subjurisdiction:  Colorado Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4925
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Montague
Subjurisdiction:  Forestburg Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4858
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Special election procedures (Board of trustees)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery
Submission Number:  2012-4969
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery County Utility District #3
Submission Number:  2012-4889
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Splendora Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4898
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Nolan
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4873
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Nueces
Subjurisdiction:  Robstown Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4918
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Reeves
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4906
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Runnels
Subjurisdiction:  Winters
Submission Number:  2012-4847
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4991
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction:  San Patricio County Democratic Party
Submission Number:  2012-4965
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction:  San Patricio County Republican Party
Submission Number:  2012-4966
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  San Patricio
Subjurisdiction:  Sinton
Submission Number:  2012-4961
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Special election procedures (Recall)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Center
Submission Number:  2012-4338
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Starr
Subjurisdiction:  Rio Grande City Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4944
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Stonewall
Subjurisdiction:  Aspermont Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4985
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Swisher
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4258
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Taylor
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4894
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Terrell
Subjurisdiction:  Terrell County Groundwater Conservation District
Submission Number:  2012-4905
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Special election procedures (Confirmation)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Creedmoor
Submission Number:  2012-4927
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeside Municipal Utility District #6
Submission Number:  2012-4887
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lazy Nine Municipal Utility District #1a
Submission Number:  2012-4871
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lazy Nine Municipal Utility District #1a
Submission Number:  2012-4871
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lazy Nine Municipal Utility District #1b
Submission Number:  2012-4855
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Lazy Nine Municipal Utility District #1b
Submission Number:  2012-4855
Action Date:  09/13/2012
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2012-4867
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Creation of special district
Precinct
Polling place
Bilingual procedures
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Joint election procedures
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #1
Submission Number:  2012-4867
Action Date:  09/10/2012

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #2
Submission Number:  2012-4868
Action Date:  09/10/2012
Creation of special district
Precinct
Polling place
Bilingual procedures
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Joint election procedures
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Southeast Travis County Municipal Utility District #2
Submission Number:  2012-4868
Action Date:  09/10/2012
TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  West Cypress Hills Water Control & Improvement District #1
Submission Number:  2012-4884
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Travis, Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeside Municipal Utility District #5
Submission Number:  2012-4886
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Upshur
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4940
Action Date:  09/11/2012
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4942
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Polling place (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  El Cenizo
Submission Number:  2012-4952
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Laredo
Submission Number:  2012-4950
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Laredo Community College District
Submission Number:  2012-4953
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Laredo Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4954
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Rio Bravo
Submission Number:  2012-4951
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  United Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4956
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Webb Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4895
Action Date:  09/06/2012
Special election procedures (Board of trustees)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Webb
Subjurisdiction:  Webb Consolidated Independent School District
Submission Number:  2012-4957
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Precinct
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4984
Action Date:  09/12/2012
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Municipal Utility District #16
Submission Number:  2012-4907
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Municipal Utility District #17
Submission Number:  2012-4888
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Water Control And Improvement District #2
Submission Number:  2012-4909
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction:  Williamson County Water Control And Improvement District #3
Submission Number:  2012-4908
Action Date:  09/05/2012
Term of office
General election (Date change)
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

VIRGINIA County:  Loudoun
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2012-4857
Action Date:  09/07/2012
Polling place (Location changed)
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

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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