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

Notice Date: 10/30/98

This periodic notice of preclearance submissions and actions 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 preclearance review time period. Telephone 1-800-253-3931 or (202) 307-2385 or write Voting Section, Civil Rights Division, P.O. Box 66128, Washington D.C. 20035-6128 (the envelope and first page should be marked "Comment under Section 5").

Notices of preclearance can also be accessed on the Internet directly at www.usdoj.gov/crt/voting/noticepg.html or from the Department of Justice Home Page at www.usdoj.gov. Click on Organizations and Information from the Menu on the Department of Justice Home Page, then select the Civil Rights Division Home Page from the alphabetical list. Notices are listed under "Special Issues" on the Civil Rights Division Home Page.

The following submissions of voting changes, submissions of items of additional information, notices of withdrawal of a submitted voting change, and requests for the Attorney General to reconsider an objection were received on the dates indicated:


10/22/98 - 98-3550
    State: TEXAS
County: SCURRY
Subjurisdiction: SNYDER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/22/98 - 98-3551
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: MONROE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

10/23/98 - 98-3037
    State: GEORGIA
County: TROUP
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (referendum)
Additional information received

10/23/98 - 98-3548
    State: TEXAS
County: STARR
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place
Submission received

10/23/98 - 98-3549
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction: FAIRBURN
Special election procedures (referendum)
Submission received

10/23/98 - 98-3552
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/23/98 - 98-3553
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST CARROLL
Subjurisdiction: EAST CARROLL PARISH CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/23/98 - 98-3554
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WEST FELICIANA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (realignment)
Polling place
Submission received

10/23/98 - 98-3555
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. MARY
Subjurisdiction: ST. MARY PARISH GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT #6
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/23/98 - 98-3556
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GASTON
Subjurisdiction: GASTONIA
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-2578
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: IOWA
Annexation
Resubmission received

10/26/98 - 98-3061
    State: FLORIDA
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Subjurisdiction: TAMPA
Redistricting plan (council)
Additional information received

10/26/98 - 98-3167
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BEAUFORT
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Additional information received

10/26/98 - 98-3235
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: IOWA
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3256
    State: ARIZONA
County: PIMA
Subjurisdiction: ORO VALLEY
Annexation
Additional information received

10/26/98 - 98-3511
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3535
    State: ARIZONA
County: YUMA
Subjurisdiction: YUMA
Annexation
Related submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3557
    State: GEORGIA
County: WALKER
Subjurisdiction: CHICKAMAUGA
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/26/98 - 98-3558
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3559
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3560
    State: TEXAS
County: FANNIN
Subjurisdiction: SAVOY
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/26/98 - 98-3561
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: HOLLY SPRINGS
Referendum requirement
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3562
    State: ARIZONA
County: YUMA
Subjurisdiction: YUMA
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3563
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: REIDVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3566
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3567
    State: GEORGIA
County: GORDON
Subjurisdiction: CALHOUN
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3569
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: ATTALA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/26/98 - 98-3570
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #55
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/26/98 - 98-3571
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #11
Annexation
Bilingual procedures
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3573
    State: TEXAS
County: HUDSPETH
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3578
    State: GEORGIA
County: JASPER
Subjurisdiction: MONTICELLO
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3585
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LAURENS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3589
    State: ALASKA
Borough: KENAI PENINSULA
Subjurisdiction: CENTRAL EMERGENCY SERVICES AREA
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3596
    State: ALABAMA
County: MOBILE
Subjurisdiction: MOBILE
Annexation
Submission received

10/26/98 - 98-3601
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: SUNSET VALLEY
Annexation
Submission received

10/27/98 - 93-3137
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction: DOUGLASVILLE
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received

10/27/98 - 93-4155
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction: DOUGLASVILLE
Annexation
Deannexation
Additional information received

10/27/98 - 97-3714
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction: DOUGLASVILLE
Special election procedures (referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-2982
    State: GEORGIA
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: FAYETTEVILLE
Special election procedures (referendum)
Additional information received

10/27/98 - 98-2988
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Additional information received

10/27/98 - 98-3180
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP
Annexation
Related submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3225
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction: DOUGLASVILLE
Method of election (single-member districts/multimember
districts)
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

10/27/98 - 98-3565
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3568
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (consolidation)
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (consolidation)
Absentee voting (additional location)
Absentee voting (location changed)
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3574
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: ALCORN
Subjurisdiction: GLEN
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3575
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: PRESCOTT VALLEY
Annexation
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3577
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: BOLIVAR
Subjurisdiction: ROSEDALE
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-3579
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: GULF SHORES
Annexation
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3580
    State: TEXAS
County: WALKER
Subjurisdiction: HUNTSVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-3581
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES
Subjurisdiction: NACOGDOCHES
Annexation
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3582
    State: TEXAS
County: HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction: KENNARD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-3583
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP
Annexation
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3584
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee voting (hours)
Absentee voting (location changed)
Absentee voting (procedures)
Submission received

10/27/98 - 98-3586
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. MARTIN
Subjurisdiction: ST. MARTIN PARISH WATER & SEWER COMMISSION #1
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-3587
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: DE SOTO
Subjurisdiction: DE SOTO PARISH COMMUNICATIONS DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-3588
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALDWELL
Subjurisdiction: KELLY WATER DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/27/98 - 98-3590
    State: TEXAS
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: CHEROKEE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT #1
Annexation
Submission received

10/28/98 - 90-1692
    State: ALABAMA
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-2922
    State: GEORGIA
County: CLAY
Subjurisdiction: CLAY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/28/98 - 98-2993
    State: TEXAS
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: CHEROKEE COUNTY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT #1
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (confirmation, tax, and
directors)
Additional information received

10/28/98 - 98-3015
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RAPIDES
Subjurisdiction: RIGOLETTE SCHOOL DISTRICT #11
Special election procedures (tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/28/98 - 98-3016
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RAPIDES
Subjurisdiction: PINEVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT #52
Special election procedures (bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/28/98 - 98-3238
    State: TEXAS
County: KERR
Subjurisdiction: INGRAM
Annexation
Additional information received

10/28/98 - 98-3271
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GUILFORD
Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
Annexation
Related submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3362
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: PHOENIX
Annexation
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3422
    State: ALABAMA
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Additional information received

10/28/98 - 98-3459
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS, DENTON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: COPPELL
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

10/28/98 - 98-3593
    State: TEXAS
County: SABINE
Subjurisdiction: PINELAND
Annexation
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3594
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GUILFORD
Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3595
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: RICHLAND PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #8
Special election procedures (referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/28/98 - 98-3597
    State: GEORGIA
County: NEWTON
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (relocation of registrars office)
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3616
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: GARDEN DISTRICT'S SECURITY DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3617
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Precinct (consolidation)
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (consolidation)
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3618
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: LAKE WILLOW SUBDIVISION IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received

10/28/98 - 98-3619
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: SPRING LAKE SUBDIVISION IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received

10/29/98 - 98-3125
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GREENE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (realignment)
Additional information received

10/29/98 - 98-3191
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (realignment)
Additional information received

10/29/98 - 98-3240
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: LAFAYETTE
Precinct (realignment)
Additional information received

10/29/98 - 98-3598
    State: TEXAS
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: CENTER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

10/29/98 - 98-3599
    State: ALABAMA
County: CALHOUN
Subjurisdiction: ANNISTON SCHOOL DISTRICT
Method of selection (enabling legislation)
Special election procedures (constitutional amendment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/29/98 - 98-3600
    State: VIRGINIA
County: ROCKINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: DAYTON
Annexation
Submission received

10/29/98 - 98-3609
    State: TEXAS
County: SAN PATRICIO
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/30/98 - 98-3052
    State: GEORGIA
County: WALTON
Subjurisdiction: MONROE
Annexation
Additional information received

10/30/98 - 98-3211
    State: ALABAMA
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: GUNTERSVILLE
Annexation
Related submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3256
    State: ARIZONA
County: PIMA
Subjurisdiction: ORO VALLEY
Annexation
Additional information received

10/30/98 - 98-3602
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ROCKINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: REIDSVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3603
    State: TEXAS
County: BOWIE
Subjurisdiction: NEW BOSTON
Annexation
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3604
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON PARISH ASSESSMENT DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/30/98 - 98-3608
    State: ALABAMA
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: GUNTERSVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3610
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, KENDALL
Subjurisdiction: BOERNE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3611
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Subjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
Annexation
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3612
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CADDO
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/30/98 - 98-3613
    State: TEXAS
County: GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (consolidation)
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (consolidation)
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3614
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: IBERIA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

10/30/98 - 98-3615
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: SENNA HILLS MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Deannexation
Special election procedures (confirmation, tax, and
directors)
Submission received


The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
10/26/98 - 98-2887
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: NESHOBA
Subjurisdiction: PHILADELPHIA
Redistricting plan

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section >

Updated August 6, 2015

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