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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 10/12/2010
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
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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:  2010-3931
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Absentee Voting (Military and Overseas Empowerment Act)
Additional information received

ALABAMA County:  Baldwin
Subjurisdiction:  Fairhope
Submission Number:  2010-4031
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Geneva
Subjurisdiction:  Slocomb
Submission Number:  2010-4052
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Polling place (Name change)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Houston
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4013
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Jefferson, Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Helena
Submission Number:  2010-3988
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Mobile
Subjurisdiction:  Semmes
Submission Number:  2010-3834
Action Date:  10/08/2010
Incorporation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction:  Angoon
Submission Number:  2010-4038
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Recall)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Cochise
Subjurisdiction:  Willcox Unified School District #13
Submission Number:  2010-4016
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Cochise, Pima
Subjurisdiction:  Mescal - J6 Fire District
Submission Number:  2010-4004
Action Date:  09/30/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Cartwright Elementary School District #83
Submission Number:  2010-4021
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Creighton Elementary School District #14
Submission Number:  2010-3993
Action Date:  09/29/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Fowler Elementary School District #45
Submission Number:  2010-4023
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Kyrene Elementary School District #28
Submission Number:  2010-3994
Action Date:  09/29/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Laveen Elementary School District #59
Submission Number:  2010-4026
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Pendergast Elementary School District #92
Submission Number:  2010-4028
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Tolleson Union High School District #214
Submission Number:  2010-3992
Action Date:  09/29/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Washington Elementary School District #6
Submission Number:  2010-3989
Action Date:  09/29/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Wilson Elementary School District #7
Submission Number:  2010-4017
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Mohave
Subjurisdiction:  Lake Havasu Unified School District #1
Submission Number:  2010-4022
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Navajo
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4044
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pima
Subjurisdiction:  Tucson
Submission Number:  2010-3402
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Apache Junction Unified School District #43
Submission Number:  2010-4024
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Coolidge Unified School District #21
Submission Number:  2010-4025
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Santa Cruz Valley Union High School District #840
Submission Number:  2010-4027
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Fresno, Kings, Tulare
Subjurisdiction:  Consolidated Irrigation District
Submission Number:  2010-4040
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Deannexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Bartow
Subjurisdiction:  Cartersville
Submission Number:  2010-3986
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Bartow
Subjurisdiction:  Euharlee
Submission Number:  2010-3968
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Ben Hill
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3717
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Carroll, Haralson
Subjurisdiction:  Bremen
Submission Number:  2010-4049
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Cherokee
Subjurisdiction:  Holly Springs
Submission Number:  2010-3882
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Cherokee
Subjurisdiction:  Holly Springs
Submission Number:  2010-3984
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Majority vote requirement
Numbered positions adopted
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Coweta
Subjurisdiction:  Newnan
Submission Number:  2010-4046
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Fulton
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4030
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Hancock
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3770
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Leesburg
Submission Number:  2010-3539
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Thomas
Subjurisdiction:  Meigs
Submission Number:  2010-3437
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Wayne
Subjurisdiction:  Screven
Submission Number:  2010-3534
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Voting method (Touch screen)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Avoyelles
Subjurisdiction:  Southwest Avoyelles Waterworks District
Submission Number:  2010-4020
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Beauregard
Subjurisdiction:  Beauregard Parish Road District #1-A
Submission Number:  2010-4056
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Claiborne
Subjurisdiction:  Haynesville
Submission Number:  2010-4047
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  Zachary Community School District #1
Submission Number:  2010-4043
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Grant
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4037
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Iberia
Subjurisdiction:  Iberia Parish Recreation District #8
Submission Number:  2010-4053
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lincoln
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4006
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Morehouse
Subjurisdiction:  Mer Rouge
Submission Number:  2010-4005
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Broadmoor Neighborhood Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3981
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Kenilworth Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3980
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lake Oaks Subdivision Inprovement District
Submission Number:  2010-3969
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lake Willow Subdivision Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3970
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeshore Crime Prevention District
Submission Number:  2010-3972
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lakeview Crime Prevention District
Submission Number:  2010-3973
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lakewood Crime Prevention And Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3974
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Lakewood East Security And Neighborhood Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3975
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Milneburg Neighborhood Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3976
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Oak Island Neighborhood Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3977
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Seabrook Neighborhood Improvement And Security District
Submission Number:  2010-3978
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Upper Hurstville Security District
Submission Number:  2010-3979
Action Date:  09/27/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Sabine
Subjurisdiction:  Many
Submission Number:  2010-4003
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. John The Baptist
Subjurisdiction:  St. John The Baptist Parish Sales Tax District
Submission Number:  2010-4055
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

LOUISIANA Parish:  Tangipahoa
Subjurisdiction:  Independence
Submission Number:  2010-4007
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Election administration
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Union
Subjurisdiction:  Spearsville Fire District
Submission Number:  2010-3771
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

MISSISSIPPI County:  Leflore
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4000
Action Date:  09/28/2010
Election administration
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Monroe
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3493
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Voting method
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Pearl River
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4051
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NEW YORK Borough: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4002
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Polling place
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

NORTH CAROLINA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3496
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Additional information received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Bertie
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4039
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Craven
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4035
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Halifax
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4054
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Onslow
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3985
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Berkeley, Charleston
Subjurisdiction:  Charleston
Submission Number:  2010-4011
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Chesterfield
Subjurisdiction:  Pageland
Submission Number:  2010-3829
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Georgetown
Subjurisdiction:  Georgetown
Submission Number:  2010-3983
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Horry
Subjurisdiction:  Loris
Submission Number:  2010-4034
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Marion
Subjurisdiction:  Nichols
Submission Number:  2010-4019
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Staggered terms
Method of staggering terms
Term of office (Four years)
Implementation schedule
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  North
Submission Number:  2002-5306
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Annexation
Reconsideration of objection requested

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  North
Submission Number:  2002-5306
Action Date:  10/08/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  North
Submission Number:  2010-4033
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  Orangeburg
Submission Number:  2010-4032
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Richland
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4042
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Inman
Submission Number:  2010-4014
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Spartanburg Sanitary Sewer District
Submission Number:  2010-4041
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bexar
Subjurisdiction:  Windcrest
Submission Number:  2010-3581
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Bosque
Subjurisdiction:  Meridian
Submission Number:  2010-4018
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Bosque
Subjurisdiction:  Meridian
Submission Number:  2010-4018
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Annexation
Related submission received

TEXAS County:  Bosque
Subjurisdiction:  Meridian
Submission Number:  2010-4045
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Caldwell
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3716
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Baytown
Submission Number:  2010-3545
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Deannexation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Chambers, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Baytown
Submission Number:  2010-3545
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Deannexation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Concho
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3395
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Concho
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3395
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Dallas
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4001
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Dawson, Lynn, Terry
Subjurisdiction:  Dawson Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-4050
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Denton, Tarrant
Subjurisdiction:  Roanoke
Submission Number:  2010-3504
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Eastland
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3807
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  El Paso
Subjurisdiction:  Horizon City
Submission Number:  2010-3406
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3967
Action Date:  09/28/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #48
Submission Number:  2010-3452
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Fort Bend, Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Water Control & Improvement District #2
Submission Number:  2010-3987
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Grimes, Montgomery, Walker
Subjurisdiction:  Richards Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3704
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #287
Submission Number:  2010-3990
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Henderson, Van Zandt
Subjurisdiction:  Brownsboro Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3636
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Hidalgo
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3918
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Polling place (Additional location)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Hidalgo
Subjurisdiction:  Palmview Crime Control & Prevention District
Submission Number:  2010-3921
Action Date:  10/08/2010
Creation of special district
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Hill
Subjurisdiction:  Aquilla Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-4048
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hunt
Subjurisdiction:  Campbell Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3612
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Hunt
Subjurisdiction:  Commerce
Submission Number:  2010-4010
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Powers and duties
Election administration
Special election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Jack, Young
Subjurisdiction:  Bryson Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3425
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Jasper
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3982
Action Date:  10/01/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3404
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3899
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Johnson
Subjurisdiction:  Cleburne
Submission Number:  2010-4008
Action Date:  09/30/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Kaufman
Subjurisdiction:  Crandall
Submission Number:  2010-3708
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Precinct
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Kerr
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3295
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Kleberg
Subjurisdiction:  Santa Gertrudis Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3490
Action Date:  09/30/2010
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Lamb
Subjurisdiction:  Olton
Submission Number:  2010-3575
Action Date:  10/08/2010
Term of office (Three years)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Notice of withdrawal

TEXAS County:  Live Oak
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3737
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Llano
Subjurisdiction:  Llano
Submission Number:  2010-4036
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Medina
Subjurisdiction:  Hondo
Submission Number:  2010-3393
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Polk
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3697
Action Date:  10/08/2010
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Rains, Wood
Subjurisdiction:  Alba-Golden Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3380
Action Date:  10/05/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Rains, Wood
Subjurisdiction:  Alba-Golden Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3380
Action Date:  10/06/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3998
Action Date:  09/28/2010
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Rusk
Subjurisdiction:  Henderson Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3580
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Smith
Subjurisdiction:  Tyler Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3659
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Name change)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Val Verde
Subjurisdiction:  Del Rio
Submission Number:  2010-4009
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3971
Action Date:  09/21/2010
Joint election procedures
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3991
Action Date:  09/24/2010
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Additional location)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Additional location)
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Williamson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3991
Action Date:  09/24/2010
TEXAS County:  Wilson
Subjurisdiction:  Stockdale Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3995
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Wilson
Subjurisdiction:  Stockdale Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3995
Action Date:  10/07/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Young
Subjurisdiction:  Newcastle Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3996
Action Date:  09/29/2010
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Young
Subjurisdiction:  Newcastle Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-3996
Action Date:  10/04/2010
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Young
Subjurisdiction:  Olney
Submission Number:  2010-3997
Action Date:  09/29/2010
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Joint election procedures
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:

LOUISIANA Parish: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-3131
Action Date:  10/08/2010
Majority vote requirement
Implementation schedule
Absentee Voting
Ballot format
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Election administration
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Candidate qualification procedures
General election
Primary election
Procedures for filling vacancies

T. Christian Herren, Jr.
Chief, Voting Section

General Information Voting Section
Contact

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

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

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