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

Notice Date: 12/17/2007

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.


ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: DECATUR
County: MORGAN
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5467

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: DECATUR
County: MORGAN
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6036

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: ELMORE
County: ELMORE
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5975

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: JACKSONVILLE
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6028

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: MOODY
County: ST. CLAIR
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5996

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: OHATCHEE
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6015

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: TROY
County: PIKE
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5985

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction:
County: TALLADEGA
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5792

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction:
County: WALKER
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5987

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Absentee Voting
Election administration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5733

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: BISBEE
County: COCHISE
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6002

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5720

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6019

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: FOUNTAIN HILLS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT No98
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5347

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: GLADDEN FARMS COMMUNITY FACILITIES DISTRICT
County: PIMA
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-6027

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: LITCHFIELD PARK
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Voting method (By-mail)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5974

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction:
County: GRAHAM
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Polling place (Added)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5993

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction:
County: YUMA
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6009

CALIFORNIA Subjurisdiction:
County: MERCED
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (Board of elections)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-6011

FLORIDA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Voter registration
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3844

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: CLARKESVILLE
County: HABERSHAM
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5977

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: DOUGLAS
County: COFFEE
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6031

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: GOOD HOPE
County: WALTON
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5989

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: MILLEDGEVILLE
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5990

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: SUGAR HILL
County: GWINNETT
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6007

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: TUNNEL HILL
County: WHITFIELD
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5986

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: BLECKLEY
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6025

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: BRANTLEY
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5991

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: COBB
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6006

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: COWETA
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-6010

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: LONG
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5279

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: MORGAN
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6017

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: PUTNAM
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5593

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: RANDOLPH
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-6008

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: STEWART
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6024

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: UPSON
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6023

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: ANGIE
Parish: WASHINGTON
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5995

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: CALCASIEU PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT No21
Parish: CALCASIEU
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6033

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: COURT OF APPEAL
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Method of election
Implementation schedule
Procedures for filling vacancies (Judgeship)
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2007-4281

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT No7
Parish: JEFFERSON DAVIS
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5383

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: LAFOURCHE PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT No6
Parish: LAFOURCHE
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5445

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Parish: ORLEANS
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5997

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: SLIDELL
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5404

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: SLIDELL
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6022

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: CAMERON
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6018

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: LA SALLE
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6004

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: RICHLAND
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5226

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction: SOUTH PANOLA CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PANOLA
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6013

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction:
County: TUNICA
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Special election procedures (Judgeship)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5901

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
County: GUILFORD
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6034

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
County: GUILFORD
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5866

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: BALLENTINE
County: RICHLAND
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
General election
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6035

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: FORT MILL
County: YORK
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5988

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GAFFNEY
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5002

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GAFFNEY
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5882

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: INMAN
County: SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5992

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: MOUNT PLEASANT
County: CHARLESTON
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6000

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: NORTH MYRTLE BEACH
County: HORRY
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5288

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: CHESTER
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5358

SOUTH DAKOTA Subjurisdiction:
County: CHARLES MIX
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Redistricting plan
Number of officials (Commission)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-6012

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: ALVORD
County: WISE
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6030

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BROCK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PARKER
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Term of office
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6029

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CINCO SOUTHWEST MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No4
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5979

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CISCO JUNIOR COLLEGE
County: EASTLAND
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5421

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CRYSTAL CITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: ZAVALA
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Implementation schedule (Terms of office)
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6003

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: EAST CENTRAL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BEXAR
Action Date: 12/14/2007
Term of office
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6032

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: FLORESVILLE
County: WILSON
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Election administration (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-4149

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No171
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Voting method (Electronic)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
General election (Date set)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-5341

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HAMILTON
County: HAMILTON
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5972

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HUCKABAY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: EASTLAND, ERATH
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Term of office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5982

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Creation of special district
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5244

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: JONESTOWN
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6005

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MCDADE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BASTROP
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Term of office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5984

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MIDLAND
County: MIDLAND
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Annexation
Deannexation
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5994

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MILLER GROVE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HOPKINS, RAINS
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Term of office
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5973

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: MILLS COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
County: MILLS
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6021

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: NUECES CANYON CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: EDWARDS, REAL, UVALDE
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5978

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: PASADENA
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5527

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SEGUIN
County: GUADALUPE
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-5482

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SIMMS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BOWIE
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Term of office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5981

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SOUTHWEST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: BEXAR
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Term of office
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5980

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: STAR INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HAMILTON, LAMPASAS, MILLS
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Term of office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5983

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SUGAR LAND
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 12/11/2007
Deannexation
Joint election procedures
General election (Date set)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6001

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: WESLACO
County: HIDALGO
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Redistricting plan
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6026

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: COCHRAN
Action Date: 12/10/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-5976

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 12/12/2007
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3745

VIRGINIA Subjurisdiction:
County: CULPEPER
Action Date: 12/13/2007
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-6016


John Tanner
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015