Notice Of Preclearance Activity Under The Voting Rights Act Of 1965, As Amended

Notice Date: 03/04/2008

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: DOTHAN
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0327

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0950

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: MADISON
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0884

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: SYLACAUGA
County: TALLADEGA
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0939

ALASKA Subjurisdiction: ANCHORAGE
Action Date: 02/22/2008
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0913

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: SURPRISE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Recall)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0246

CALIFORNIA Subjurisdiction: HANFORD
County: KINGS
Action Date: 02/07/2008
Deannexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0881

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: BALL GROUND
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2007-5269

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: LAWRENCEVILLE
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0951

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: MONROE
County: WALTON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0935

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: MORROW
County: CLAYTON
Action Date: 03/04/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0126

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: PENDERGRASS
County: JACKSON
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0882

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0952

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: GLYNN
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Boundary changes
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0943

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: PUTNAM
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5593

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: ACADIA PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT No7
Parish: ACADIA
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0920

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: ALLEN PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Parish: ALLEN
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0905

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: EAST-CENTRAL BOSSIER PARISH FIRE DISTRICT No1
Parish: BOSSIER
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0912

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: NORTH WEBSTER PARISH INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT
Parish: WEBSTER
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0911

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: YOUNGSVILLE
Parish: LAFAYETTE
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0944

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction: DUNCAN
County: BOLIVAR
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0955

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction:
County: FORREST
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0891

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction:
County: NESHOBA
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0910

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0933

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 03/04/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0933

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: INDIAN TRAIL
County: UNION
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0904

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: BERTIE
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0893

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: GASTON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0942

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: SCOTLAND
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0892

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: UNION
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0945

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: ALLENDALE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ALLENDALE
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0936

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: AWENDAW
County: CHARLESTON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0941

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: EASLEY
County: PICKENS
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0938

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: MANNING
County: CLARENDON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0940

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: NEWBERRY
Action Date: 03/04/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0937

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: AUSTIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0899

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BEE CAVE
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0917

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BIG SANDY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: UPSHUR, WOOD
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0888

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BLUE RIDGE
County: COLLIN
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0903

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BOERNE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BEXAR, COMAL, KENDALL
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0901

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BRAZORIA
County: BRAZORIA
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0925

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BUNKER HILL VILLAGE
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0927

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CALDWELL COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: CALDWELL
Action Date: 02/25/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0772

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CISCO JUNIOR COLLEGE
County: EASTLAND
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0934

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: COMANCHE COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: COMANCHE
Action Date: 03/04/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0288

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: COPPELL
County: DALLAS, DENTON, TARRANT
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0931

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CROSBY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Term of office
Implementation schedule
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0946

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: DENTON
County: DENTON
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Boundary changes
Annexation
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0874

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: DOUBLE OAK
County: DENTON
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0902

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: FAIRFIELD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: FREESTONE
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0890

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: FORT HANCOCK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HUDSPETH
Action Date: 02/27/2008
Implementation schedule
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2007-4885

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: GARRISON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: NACOGDOCHES, RUSK
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0918

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: GARZA COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: GARZA
Action Date: 01/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0879

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: GARZA COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
County: GARZA
Action Date: 01/17/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0880

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: GONZALES COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 01/25/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0877

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: GONZALES COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
County: GONZALES
Action Date: 01/25/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0878

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No136
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0898

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No162
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0895

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No163
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0932

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No186
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0896

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No200
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0559

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No208
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0897

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT No145
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0900

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HIDALGO COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 01/18/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0875

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HIDALGO COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 01/18/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0876

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HOOKS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BOWIE
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0906

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HUGHES SPRINGS
County: CASS
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0909

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HUNTSVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: WALKER
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0919

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: INDUSTRIAL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: JACKSON, VICTORIA
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0923

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: JUDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BEXAR
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0921

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: KEENE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0907

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: LUBBOCK
County: LUBBOCK
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0949

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MANOR
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0885

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MIDDLE TRINITY GROUNDWATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0956

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY UTILITY DISTRICT No3
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0894

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: NEW BRAUNFELS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: COMAL, GUADALUPE
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0916

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: PEARSALL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: FRIO
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0930

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: PLAINS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: YOAKUM
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0137

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: ROANOKE
County: DENTON
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0914

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: ROBERT LEE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: COKE
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0915

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: ROCKWALL
County: ROCKWALL
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0953

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: S & S CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: GRAYSON
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0908

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SANGER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DENTON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0928

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SANTA FE
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 02/27/2008
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0887

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SANTA FE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 02/27/2008
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0886

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SEYMOUR
County: BAYLOR
Action Date: 02/27/2008
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0883

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SILSBEE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HARDIN
Action Date: 03/04/2008
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0347

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SOMERSET
County: BEXAR
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0924

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SPLENDORA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0947

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: WALLER
County: WALLER
Action Date: 02/28/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0889

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: WILLIAMSON-TRAVIS COUNTIES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No1
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Special election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0948

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: COMANCHE
Action Date: 01/23/2008
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2008-0954

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: COOKE
Action Date: 03/03/2008
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0922

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: HARDIN
Action Date: 02/29/2008
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2008-0926

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 02/25/2008
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2008-0207

Christopher Coates
Acting Chief, Voting Section

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