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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 10/28/2008
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.


Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Auburn
County:  Lee
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4953

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Baldwin County (Planning) Zoning District #18
County:  Baldwin
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Polling place (Designation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5205
Expedited Consideration Requested

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Elmore
County:  Elmore
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5398

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Elmore
County:  Elmore
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Deannexation
Related submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5398

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Elmore
County:  Elmore
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5401

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Silverhill
County:  Baldwin
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5462

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Tuscumbia
County:  Colbert
Action Date:  10/08/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5381

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Tuscumbia
County:  Colbert
Action Date:  10/15/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5381

Alabama Subjurisdiction:  Tuscumbia
County:  Colbert
Action Date:  10/15/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5353
Expedited Consideration Requested

Alabama Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Coffee
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5342
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Buckeye
County:  Maricopa
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4774

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Catalina Foothills Unified School District #16
County:  Pima
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Polling place
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5454
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Flowing Wells Unified School District #8
County:  Pima
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Polling place
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5468
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Globe Unified School District #1
County:  Gila
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Polling place
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5456
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Peoria
County:  Maricopa, Yavapai
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Other
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4158

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Pinetop-Lakeside
County:  Navajo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place (Designation)
Voting method (By-mail)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5421

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Sahuarita
County:  Pima
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5436

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Superior Unified School District #15
County:  Pinal
Action Date:  10/15/2008
Polling place
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5448
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Toltec Elementary School District #22
County:  Pinal
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5399
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Tubac Fire District
County:  Santa Cruz
Action Date:  10/02/2008
Creation of special district
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4052
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Tubac Fire District
County:  Santa Cruz
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Creation of special district
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4052
Expedited Consideration Requested

Arizona Subjurisdiction:  Yuma
County:  Yuma
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5377

Arizona Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Maricopa
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5257

Arizona Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Maricopa
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5257

California Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Monterey
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Ballot format
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4849

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Auburn
County:  Barrow, Gwinnett
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5430

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Ball Ground
County:  Cherokee
Action Date:  10/28/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5028

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Dekalb County School District
County:  Dekalb
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4853
Expedited Consideration Requested

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Dekalb County School District
County:  Dekalb
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4853
Expedited Consideration Requested

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Flovilla
County:  Butts
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5427
Expedited Consideration Requested

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Metter
County:  Candler
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5410

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Morrow
County:  Clayton
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5445

Georgia Subjurisdiction:  Winder
County:  Barrow
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5429

Georgia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Athens-Clarke
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5423

Georgia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Baker
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Voter registration
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4589

Georgia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Henry
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Political activity
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5088

Georgia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Spalding
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5184

Georgia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Whitfield
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5464
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Grant Parish Consolidated School District #33
Parish:  Grant
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5405
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Lafourche Parish Fire Protection District #3
Parish:  Lafourche
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5396
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Lafourche Parish Fire Protection District #3
Parish:  Lafourche
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5396
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Lafourche Parish Hospital Service District #2
Parish:  Lafourche
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5466

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Livingston Parish Fire Protection District #7
Parish:  Livingston
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Creation of special district
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Location established)
Special election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4997

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Pioneer
Parish:  West Carroll
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Method of selection (Appointive to appointive/elective)
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5409

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Ruston
Parish:  Lincoln
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5463

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Slidell
Parish:  St. Tammany
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5450
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  St. Tammany Parish Sub-Drainage District #1 Of Drainage District #3
Parish:  St. Tammany
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5449
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction:  Upper Audubon Security District
Parish:  Orleans
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4762

Louisiana Subjurisdiction: 
Parish:  Cameron
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5447
Expedited Consideration Requested

Louisiana Subjurisdiction: 
Parish:  Terrebonne
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Renumbering)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5419

Louisiana Subjurisdiction: 
Parish: 
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5411
Expedited Consideration Requested

Mississippi Subjurisdiction:  Flora
County:  Madison
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5407

Mississippi Subjurisdiction:  Flora
County:  Madison
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5407

Mississippi Subjurisdiction:  Raymond
County:  Hinds
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Voting method
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5404

Mississippi Subjurisdiction:  Senatobia
County:  Tate
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Voting method (Touch screen)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5426

Mississippi Subjurisdiction:  Terry
County:  Hinds
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Polling place (Address change)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4988
Expedited Consideration Requested

New York Subjurisdiction:  New York
Borough:  Bronx, Kings, New York
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5452
Expedited Consideration Requested

North Carolina Subjurisdiction:  District Court
County: 
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Number of officials (Judgeship)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5437

North Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Madison
County:  Rockingham
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Annexation
Resubmission received
Submission Number:  2008-2743

North Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Madison
County:  Rockingham
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-3659

North Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Shelby
County:  Cleveland
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5457

North Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Spring Lake
County:  Cumberland
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5444

North Carolina Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Beaufort
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5403

North Carolina Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Cumberland
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5394
Expedited Consideration Requested

North Carolina Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Martin
Action Date:  10/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5202
Expedited Consideration Requested

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Charleston
County:  Berkeley, Charleston
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5245

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Charleston
County:  Berkeley, Charleston
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5432

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Chesterfield
County:  Chesterfield
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5465

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Florence County School District #2
County:  Florence
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Polling place
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5446

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Fort Mill
County:  York
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5443

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Isle Of Palms
County:  Charleston
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5397

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Newberry
County:  Newberry
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5098

South Carolina Subjurisdiction:  Rock Hill
County:  York
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5453

South Carolina Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Chester
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5458
Expedited Consideration Requested

South Dakota Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Todd
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5332
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Andrews
County:  Andrews
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5431

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Atlanta Independent School District
County:  Cass
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4689

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Atlanta Independent School District
County:  Cass
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4689

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Austin
County:  Hays, Travis, Williamson
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5467
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Beaumont
County:  Jefferson
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5460

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Beaver Creek Water Control & Improvement District #1
County:  Burleson
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5420
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Beaver Creek Water Control & Improvement District #1
County:  Burleson
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Texas Subjurisdiction:  Cedar Bayou Park Utility District
County:  Harris
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5455

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Center Independent School District
County:  Shelby
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5442

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Crystal City Independent School District
County:  Zavala
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4980

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Cy-Champ Public Utility District
County:  Harris
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5434

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Donna Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5440
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Edcouch-Elsa Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5438
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5439
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Edwards Aquifer Authority
County: 
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Redistricting plan
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4709
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District #6
County:  Fort Bend
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Annexation
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4791
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Levee Improvement District #7
County:  Fort Bend
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4884
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Fort Bend County Municipal Utility District #194
County:  Fort Bend
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5428
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Fort Clark Municipal Utility District
County:  Kinney
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4827
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Groesbeck Independent School District
County:  Falls, Limestone, Robertson
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5433

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #264
County:  Harris
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5425
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Hidalgo Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/16/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5402

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Hidalgo Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5402

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Joaquin Independent School District
County:  Panola, Shelby
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4881
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  La Villa Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5441
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Leggett Independent School District
County:  Polk
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
General election (Date change)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4613
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Lindale Independent School District
County:  Smith, Van Zandt
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5189

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Lohn Independent School District
County:  Mcculloch
Action Date:  10/27/2008
General election (Cancelled)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4843

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Lyford Consolidated Independent School District
County:  Cameron, Hidalgo, Willacy
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5262
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Medina County Water Control & Improvement District #1
County:  Medina
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Creation of special district
Number of officials
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures (Confirmation)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5451

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Mission
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4983

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Missouri City
County:  Fort Bend, Harris
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Added)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4926

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Pewitt Consolidated Independent School District
County:  Cass, Morris, Titus
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5435

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Pharr-San Juan-Alamo Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5104

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Progreso Independent School District
County:  Hidalgo
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5122

Texas Subjurisdiction:  San Augustine Independent School District
County:  San Augustine
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5395
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Schertz
County:  Bexar, Comal, Guadalupe
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5406
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Slidell Independent School District
County:  Cooke, Denton, Montague, Wise
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4903

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Southwest Harris County Municipal Utility District #1
County:  Harris
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Absentee Voting
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5470

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Travis County Emergency Services District #6
County:  Travis
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration
Voting method
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4657

Texas Subjurisdiction:  Van Alstyne Independent School District
County:  Collin, Grayson
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5300

Texas Subjurisdiction:  White Rock Water Special Utility District
County:  Limestone
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Creation of special district
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5224
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Brazoria
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5232

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Brooks
Action Date:  10/28/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5075

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Cameron
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5258
Expedited Consideration Requested

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Fort Bend
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4923

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Fort Bend
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4923

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Gonzales
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-3588

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Gregg
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5424

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Gregg
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5424

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Johnson
Action Date:  10/22/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5077

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Lee
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5422

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Polk
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5408

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Reeves
Action Date:  09/29/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5143

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Reeves
Action Date:  10/28/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5143

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Travis
Action Date:  10/17/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5304

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Travis
Action Date:  10/23/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5304

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Tyler
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5115

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Waller
Action Date:  10/21/2008
Voter registration
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5400

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Wharton
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4930

Texas Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Wilbarger
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5461

Virginia Subjurisdiction:  Richmond
County: 
Action Date:  10/27/2008
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5459
Expedited Consideration Requested

Virginia Subjurisdiction:  Roanoke
County: 
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-5204
Expedited Consideration Requested

Virginia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Chesterfield
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Ballot format
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5225

Virginia Subjurisdiction: 
County:  Dinwiddie
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Additional information received
Submission Number:  2008-4886

Virginia Subjurisdiction: 
County: 
Action Date:  10/24/2008
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number:  2008-5469

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
Louisiana Subjurisdiction: 
Parish: 
Action Date:  10/20/2008
Other
Submission Number:  2008-3512

Christopher Coates
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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