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Notice of preclearance activity under the Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended

Notice Date: 10/15/2007

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 submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding previous, but still pending submissions, withdrawals of submitted voting changes, objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions were received on the dates indicated.


ALABAMASubjurisdiction: IRONDALE
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Redistricting plan
Number of officials (City council)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4569

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: LEVEL PLAINS
County: DALE
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5087

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: MOODY
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5173

ALABAMASubjurisdiction: TRINITY
County: MORGAN
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5148

ALASKASubjurisdiction: ALLAKAKET
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5124

ALASKASubjurisdiction:
Borough: KENAI PENINSULA
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4129

ALASKASubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/02/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5130

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: AGUA FRIA UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT No216
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Polling place
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5179

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: DESERT SKY DOMESTIC WATER IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
County: LA PAZ
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5108

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: ELOY
County: PINAL
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5183

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4571

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4642

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5151

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4571

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4642

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5151

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: GILBERT
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5153

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: NORTHWEST FIRE DISTRICT
County: PIMA
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4288

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: NORTHWEST FIRE DISTRICT
County: PIMA
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5165

ARIZONASubjurisdiction: PAGE
County: COCONINO
Action Date: 10/08/2007
Voting method (By-mail)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3707

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
County: PINAL
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Voting qualifications/eligibility (Special districts)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5105

ARIZONASubjurisdiction:
County: YAVAPAI
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5161

CALIFORNIASubjurisdiction:
County: YUBA
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5160

FLORIDASubjurisdiction: PLANT CITY
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5132

FLORIDASubjurisdiction:
County: COLLIER
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5131

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: ALTO
County: BANKS, HABERSHAM
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5178

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BAINBRIDGE
County: DECATUR
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5090

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BAINBRIDGE
County: DECATUR
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5090

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BRINSON
County: DECATUR
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4268

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: BROOKS
County: FAYETTE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5113

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CLARKESVILLE
County: HABERSHAM
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4733

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: CRAWFORD
County: CRAWFORD
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5139

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: FLOWERY BRANCH
County: HALL
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5174

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: HAMILTON
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2003-4005

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: HAZLEHURST
County: JEFF DAVIS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
General election (Date set)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5176

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: MARIETTA
County: COBB
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5075

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: OAKWOOD
County: HALL
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5119

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: RESACA
County: GORDON
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2004-1128

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: SMYRNA
County: COBB
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Political activity
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3949

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: STOCKBRIDGE
County: HENRY
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Voting method (Touch screen)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5175

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: SUMNER
County: WORTH
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5156

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4889

GEORGIASubjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5121

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5094

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: CRISP
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5182

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: DOUGLAS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5177

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: EVANS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Voter registration (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5150

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GLYNN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5089

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5085

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5138

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: PIERCE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5095

GEORGIASubjurisdiction:
County: THOMAS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Voter registration (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5155

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: ALLEN PARISH RECREATION DISTRICT No2
Parish: ALLEN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5114

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: CENTRAL COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Districting plan
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5172

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: EVANGELINE PARISH ROAD DISTRICT No1
Parish: EVANGELINE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5101

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: EVANGELINE PARISH ROAD DISTRICT No2
Parish: EVANGELINE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5103

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: EVANGELINE PARISH ROAD DISTRICT No5
Parish: EVANGELINE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5102

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: GRANT PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT No1
Parish: GRANT
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5098

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT No4
Parish: JEFFERSON DAVIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5115

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Parish: ORLEANS
Action Date: 10/08/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4685

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Parish: ORLEANS
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4230

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: OAKDALE
Parish: ALLEN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5118

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: SHREVEPORT
Parish: BOSSIER, CADDO
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5067

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction: VERMILION PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Parish: VERMILION
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5120

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: EVANGELINE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Precinct (Renumbering)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5093

LOUISIANASubjurisdiction:
Parish: EVANGELINE
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5104

MICHIGANSubjurisdiction: BUENA VISTA
County: SAGINAW
Action Date: 10/03/2007
Election administration
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3573

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: BOONEVILLE
County: PRENTISS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Method of election (Multimember districts/at large)
Districting plan
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4207

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: LAUREL
County: JONES
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5079

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: STARKVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: OKTIBBEHA
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4102

MISSISSIPPISubjurisdiction: STARKVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: OKTIBBEHA
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4102

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: ELIZABETH CITY
County: CAMDEN, PASQUOTANK
Action Date: 08/09/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3862

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: MILTON
County: CASWELL
Action Date: 08/21/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5077

NORTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: SNOW HILL
County: GREENE
Action Date: 10/03/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5074

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: AIKEN
County: AIKEN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5088

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4891

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4216

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4891

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5185

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: COTTAGEVILLE
County: COLLETON
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5091

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: IRMO
County: LEXINGTON, RICHLAND
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5149

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
County: LEXINGTON
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5154

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: MAULDIN
County: GREENVILLE
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4944

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: MAULDIN
County: GREENVILLE
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5152

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction: TATUM
County: MARLBORO
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5180

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: ABBEVILLE
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4335

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: ANDERSON
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4815

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: BEAUFORT
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5147

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: COLLETON
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5110

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: MCCORMICK
Action Date: 10/03/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3934

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: MCCORMICK
Action Date: 10/04/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3934

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: OCONEE
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Notice of withdrawal
Submission Number: 2007-4251

SOUTH CAROLINASubjurisdiction:
County: YORK
Action Date: 10/03/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5099

TEXASSubjurisdiction: VIRDIAN MUNICIPAL MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 10/02/2007
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5128

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ALDINE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Term of office (Four years)
Implementation schedule (Staggered terms)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2007-3533

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: POTTER, RANDALL
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4319

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: POTTER, RANDALL
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4319

TEXASSubjurisdiction: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
County: POTTER, RANDALL
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4319

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ANDREWS
County: ANDREWS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5146

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ANNA
County: COLLIN
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5123

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BEAUMONT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4313

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BEE CAVE
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5080

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BEXAR METROPOLITAN WATER DISTRICT
County: ATASCOSA, BEXAR, COMAL, MEDINA
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4242

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BOLING INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: WHARTON
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4706

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BOOTH RANCH MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 09/28/2007
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5126

TEXASSubjurisdiction: BUDA
County: HAYS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5092

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CADE RANCH WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No1
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 10/02/2007
Creation of special district
Method of selection (Appointive to appointive/elective)
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5127

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CINCO SOUTHWEST MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No1
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Powers and duties
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5143

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CINCO SOUTHWEST MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No3
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5081

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CINCO SOUTHWEST MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No4
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5023

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CLINT INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: EL PASO
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5171

TEXASSubjurisdiction: COPPELL
County: DALLAS, DENTON, TARRANT
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4804

TEXASSubjurisdiction: COUNTY COURT AT LAW
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of judicial district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5137

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CROSS ROADS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HENDERSON
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5158

TEXASSubjurisdiction: CYPRESS-FAIRBANKS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5071

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DICKINSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5084

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DRIPPING SPRINGS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HAYS, TRAVIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4338

TEXASSubjurisdiction: DUVAL GROUNDWATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
County: DUVAL
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5134

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EAST MONTGOMERY COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Powers and duties
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5168

TEXASSubjurisdiction: EXCELSIOR INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5159

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FARMERSVILLE
County: COLLIN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5116

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY LEVEE IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No19
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5072

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No134C
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5082

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No163
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Creation of special district
Deannexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4606

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No182
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5053

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No183
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5136

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No189
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4435

TEXASSubjurisdiction: FULSHEAR MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No1
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5167

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GAINESVILLE HOSPITAL DISTRICT
County: COOKE
Action Date: 09/28/2007
Staggered terms
Term of office (Three years)
Number of officials
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5107

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5157

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GALVESTON
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5106

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GARNER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PARKER
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Term of office
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5164

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GATEWAY GROUNDWATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
County: FOARD, HARDEMAN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Method of selection (Appointive to appointive/elective)
Number of officials
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5166

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GOLD-BURG INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CLAY, MONTAGUE
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4762

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GREENWOOD UTILITY DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5140

TEXASSubjurisdiction: GROVES
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5109

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No48
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4382

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No9
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4390

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No8
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4133

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No168
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date set)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5086

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No342
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5145

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No50
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5141

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No136
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5142

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No96
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5070

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HARRIS-FORT BEND EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No100
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4705

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HORIZON REGIONAL MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: EL PASO
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5125

TEXASSubjurisdiction: HUDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ANGELINA
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5162

TEXASSubjurisdiction: KYLE
County: HAYS
Action Date: 10/04/2007
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5069

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LA JOYA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 10/02/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5129

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LA VERNIA
County: WILSON
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4108

TEXASSubjurisdiction: LAS DAMAS MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
County: AUSTIN
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5073

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No10
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 10/04/2007
Creation of special district
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4381

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No123
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4626

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No18
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5122

TEXASSubjurisdiction: MOUNT VERNON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: FRANKLIN, HOPKINS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3974

TEXASSubjurisdiction: NEDERLAND
County: JEFFERSON
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Election administration
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4130

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ODESSA
County: ECTOR, MIDLAND
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4827

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ODESSA
County: ECTOR, MIDLAND
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5184

TEXASSubjurisdiction: OLNEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ARCHER, YOUNG
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4538

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT LAVACA
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4316

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT LAVACA
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4316

TEXASSubjurisdiction: PORT LAVACA
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4316

TEXASSubjurisdiction: RAYMONDVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: WILLACY
Action Date: 09/27/2007
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4219

TEXASSubjurisdiction: RIO GRANDE CITY
County: STARR
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
General election
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4736

TEXASSubjurisdiction: ROSCOE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: NOLAN
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Election administration
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4205

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SACHSE
County: COLLIN, DALLAS
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4543

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SAN PATRICIO GROUNDWATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
County: SAN PATRICIO
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Method of election (Justice of the peace)
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5135

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SPECTRUM MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Bilingual procedures (Vietnamese language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5083

TEXASSubjurisdiction: SWEETWATER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: FISHER, NOLAN
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4235

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TRAVIS COUNTY HEALTHCARE DISTRICT
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5169

TEXASSubjurisdiction: TULIA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: SWISHER
Action Date: 10/03/2007
Bilingual procedures
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2006-4492

TEXASSubjurisdiction: VICTORIA
County: VICTORIA
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5112

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WALLER-HARRIS EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT No200
County: HARRIS, WALLER
Action Date: 10/05/2007
Polling place
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5100

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WEST ORANGE-COVE CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ORANGE
Action Date: 10/08/2007
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5068

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WESTPHALIA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: FALLS
Action Date: 10/02/2007
Term of office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5163

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WILLOW CREEK FARMS MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: FORT BEND, WALLER
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Creation of special district
Staggered terms
Number of officials
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5170

TEXASSubjurisdiction: WIMBERLEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HAYS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-4676

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: BRAZOS
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4392

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: BREWSTER
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5181

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: BURLESON
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4232

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4579

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: EL PASO
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Boundary changes
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5117

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: HOUSTON
Action Date: 10/12/2007
Polling place (Name change)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4030

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: LAMB
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4062

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5096

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: MIDLAND
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4477

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 10/08/2007
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3745

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: PECOS
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4375

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: PECOS
Action Date: 10/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-4375

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: ROCKWALL
Action Date: 10/10/2007
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5144

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
County: WALLER
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5111

TEXASSubjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/09/2007
Annexation (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5133

VIRGINIASubjurisdiction:
County: WESTMORELAND
Action Date: 10/04/2007
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5078


John Tanner
Chief, Voting Section
General Information Voting Section
Contact

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

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

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