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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 12/20/2010
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
Publications & Documents, and then select Notice of Section 5 Submission Activity from the options listed under the Civil Rights Division.

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The following is a list of submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding pending submissions, and withdrawals of submitted voting changes received by the Attorney General with the date of receipt of each. The submissions are grouped by state with statewide submissions listed first, followed by submissions made by counties, and then submissions by sub-county jurisdictions. The list also identifies objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions, with their respective dates.


ALABAMA County:  Lee, Russell
Subjurisdiction:  Phenix City
Submission Number:  2010-4475
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4470
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4470
Action Date:  12/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4471
Action Date:  12/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Shelby County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4436
Action Date:  12/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Shelby County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4468
Action Date:  12/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Shelby County School Tax District #2
Submission Number:  2010-4437
Action Date:  12/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALABAMA County:  Shelby
Subjurisdiction:  Shelby County School Tax District #2
Submission Number:  2010-4469
Action Date:  12/07/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction:  Shaktoolik
Submission Number:  2010-4393
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Special election procedures (General election)
Additional information received

ALASKA Borough:  Matanuska-Susitna
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4472
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Runoff election (Date change)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Maricopa
Subjurisdiction:  Gilbert
Submission Number:  2010-4473
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
General election
Primary election
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Mohave
Subjurisdiction:  Littlefield Unified School District #9
Submission Number:  2010-4341
Action Date:  12/14/2010
Precinct
Polling place
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Kings
Subjurisdiction:  Alta Irrigation District
Submission Number:  2010-4480
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Kings
Subjurisdiction:  Alta Irrigation District
Submission Number:  2010-4480
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

CALIFORNIA County:  Kings
Subjurisdiction:  Alta Irrigation District
Submission Number:  2010-4480
Action Date:  12/14/2010
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

FLORIDA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4467
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Redistricting procedures
Submission received

GEORGIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4484
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Berrien
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4276
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Clayton
Subjurisdiction:  Lovejoy
Submission Number:  2010-4483
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Annexation
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lamar
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4371
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Pulaski
Subjurisdiction:  Hawkinsville
Submission Number:  2010-4238
Action Date:  12/14/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Schley
Subjurisdiction:  Schley County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4481
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4485
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Wilcox
Subjurisdiction:  Wilcox County School District
Submission Number:  2010-4489
Action Date:  12/17/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  Melrose Place Crime Prevention District
Submission Number:  2010-4326
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Iberia
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4438
Action Date:  12/16/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Lafourche
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4240
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Vermilion
Subjurisdiction:  Abbeville
Submission Number:  2010-4478
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Annexation
Submission received

NEW YORK Borough:  Bronx, Kings, New York
Subjurisdiction:  New York
Submission Number:  2010-4482
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Concurrent terms
Implementation schedule
Voter registration
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Greenville, Spartanburg
Subjurisdiction:  Greer
Submission Number:  2010-4487
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lexington
Subjurisdiction:  West Columbia
Submission Number:  2010-4486
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Annexation
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  York
Subjurisdiction:  Fort Mill
Submission Number:  2010-4477
Action Date:  12/10/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Armstrong, Bailey, Castro, Cochran, Crosby, Deaf Smith, Floyd, Hale, Hockley, Lamb
Subjurisdiction:  High Plains Underground Water Conservation District #1
Submission Number:  2010-4479
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction:  Santa Clara
Submission Number:  2010-4476
Action Date:  12/10/2010
Form of government
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Pecos
Subjurisdiction:  Iraan-Sheffield Independent School District
Submission Number:  2007-2607
Action Date:  12/17/2010
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Walker
Subjurisdiction:  New Waverly
Submission Number:  2010-4406
Action Date:  12/15/2010
Term of office
Implementation schedule
General election (Date change)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Wilson
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4368
Action Date:  12/13/2010
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Additional information received

T. Christian Herren, Jr.
Chief, Voting Section

General Information Voting Section
Contact

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