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

Notice Date: 02/19/99

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 to 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.


02/12/99 - 98-4071
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: PARKER
Annexation
Deannexation
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

02/12/99 - 99-0342
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: NORTON
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

02/12/99 - 99-0343
    State: ARIZONA
County: MOHAVE
Subjurisdiction: BULLHEAD CITY
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/12/99 - 99-0344
    State: GEORGIA
County: HARALSON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/12/99 - 99-0345
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: SUGAR LAND
Majority vote requirement
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received

02/12/99 - 99-0346
    State: TEXAS
County: EL PASO
Subjurisdiction: SAN ELIZARIO
Election administration
Voting method (Punch card)
Submission received

02/12/99 - 99-0347
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: SHAVANO PARK
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/12/99 - 99-0349
    State: TEXAS
County: ARANSAS
Subjurisdiction: ARANSAS PASS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/12/99 - 99-0350
    State: VIRGINIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

02/12/99 - 99-0351
    State: TEXAS
County: JACKSON
Subjurisdiction: GANADO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place
Submission received

02/15/99 - 99-0369
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: ADDISON
Polling place (Added)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/15/99 - 99-0370
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: TROPHY CLUB
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 98-3829
    State: ALASKA
Borough: KODIAK ISLAND
Subjurisdiction: LARSEN BAY
Special election procedures
Resubmission received

02/16/99 - 98-3931
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction:
Establishment of elected office (President)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0015
    State: ALABAMA
County: TALLADEGA
Subjurisdiction: CHILDERSBURG
Annexation
Related submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0089
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCONINO
Subjurisdiction: MOUNTAINAIRE FIRE DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0337
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CASWELL
Subjurisdiction: CASWELL COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

02/16/99 - 99-0352
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: PASADENA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0353
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: SAN JACINTO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
Term of office
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0354
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: PORT NECHES-GROVES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0355
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: DEER PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0356
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: CHANNELVIEW INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0357
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: SHELDON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0358
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: CEDAR HILL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0359
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: MESQUITE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0360
    State: GEORGIA
County: JONES
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0361
    State: TEXAS
County: ROBERTSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0362
    State: TEXAS
County: JASPER
Subjurisdiction: JASPER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0363
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: STALLINGS
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0364
    State: LOUISIANA
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0365
    State: TEXAS
County: TOM GREEN
Subjurisdiction: SAN ANGELO
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0366
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: LAMAR CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0368
    State: TEXAS
County: COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: NEW BRAUNFELS
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0372
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0373
    State: ALABAMA
County: TALLADEGA
Subjurisdiction: CHILDERSBURG
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0374
    State: TEXAS
County: GRAYSON
Subjurisdiction: SHERMAN
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0375
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: DESOTO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0376
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES
Subjurisdiction: NACOGDOCHES
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0377
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: AUBURN
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0378
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: KELLER
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0379
    State: TEXAS
County: GREGG, RUSK
Subjurisdiction: KILGORE
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0380
    State: GEORGIA
County: JONES
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0381
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: SULLIVAN CITY
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0382
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: BALCH SPRINGS
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0383
    State: VIRGINIA
County: CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0384
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0385
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Recall)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0386
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0387
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: MANSFIELD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0388
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: KLEIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0389
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON
Subjurisdiction: ATHENS
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/16/99 - 99-0390
    State: GEORGIA
County: ELBERT
Subjurisdiction: ELBERTON
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0391
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PITT
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0401
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Candidate qualification procedures
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0402
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: LAKE TRAVIS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0403
    State: GEORGIA
County: DEKALB
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0404
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: TATTOR ROAD MUNICIPAL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
General election (Cancelled)
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0405
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0411
    State: TEXAS
County: HUNT
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0420
    State: TEXAS
County: ANGELINA
Subjurisdiction: LUFKIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 98-3928
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LINCOLN
Subjurisdiction: GRAMBLING
Annexation
Submission received

02/17/99 - 98-4016
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Related submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0033
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction: COUNTY COURT
Method of selection (Enabling legislation)
Term of office (Six years)
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/17/99 - 99-0034
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction: CIRCUIT COURT
Method of selection (Enabling legislation)
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/17/99 - 99-0044
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Annexation
Related submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0096
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: CAREFREE
Voting method (By-mail)
Additional information received

02/17/99 - 99-0128
    State: GEORGIA
County: CAMDEN
Subjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
Annexation
Related submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0367
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: HOLLAND
Voting method
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0371
    State: VIRGINIA
County: ARLINGTON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/17/99 - 99-0392
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: LORENA
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0393
    State: TEXAS
County: FALLS, MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: LORENA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0394
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES, SAN AUGUSTINE
Subjurisdiction: CHIRENO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0395
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, ROCKWALL
Subjurisdiction: ROYSE CITY
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0396
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Annexation
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0397
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #21
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/17/99 - 99-0398
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE, RUSSELL
Subjurisdiction: PHENIX CITY
Annexation
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0399
    State: TEXAS
County: BOWIE
Subjurisdiction: WAKE VILLAGE
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0400
    State: GEORGIA
County: CAMDEN
Subjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
Annexation
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0406
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0407
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCHISE
Subjurisdiction: SIERRA VISTA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/17/99 - 99-0408
    State: TEXAS
County: NUECES
Subjurisdiction: BANQUETE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0409
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: FAIRVIEW
Annexation
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0410
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: KILLEEN
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0412
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/17/99 - 99-0413
    State: TEXAS
County: COLEMAN
Subjurisdiction: SANTA ANNA
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0414
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MCGREGOR INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0415
    State: TEXAS
County: MATAGORDA
Subjurisdiction: BAY CITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

02/17/99 - 99-0423
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Election administration
Submission received

02/18/99 - 98-4001
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CADDO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

02/18/99 - 99-0293
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: PRESCOTT
Annexation
Related submission received

02/18/99 - 99-0411
    State: TEXAS
County: HUNT
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received

02/18/99 - 99-0416
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: ANAHUAC
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/18/99 - 99-0417
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: GARLAND INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/18/99 - 99-0418
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: KLEIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/18/99 - 99-0419
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: GRAND PRAIRIE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/18/99 - 99-0421
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: PRESCOTT
Annexation
Submission received

02/18/99 - 99-0422
    State: TEXAS
County: JIM WELLS
Subjurisdiction: PREMONT
Numbered positions adopted
Submission received

02/18/99 - 99-0426
    State: TEXAS
County: GRAYSON
Subjurisdiction: SHERMAN
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/19/99 - 98-3543
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LANCASTER
Subjurisdiction: KERSHAW
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Districting plan
Implementation schedule
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/19/99 - 99-0057
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BEAUREGARD
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

02/19/99 - 99-0365
    State: TEXAS
County: TOM GREEN
Subjurisdiction: SAN ANGELO
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

02/19/99 - 99-0424
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0425
    State: ARIZONA
County: PIMA
Subjurisdiction: SAHUARITA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #30
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/19/99 - 99-0427
    State: TEXAS
County: GRAYSON
Subjurisdiction: SHERMAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0428
    State: TEXAS
County: PECOS
Subjurisdiction: FORT STOCKTON
Annexation
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0429
    State: GEORGIA
County: UPSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0430
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: YUBA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (By-mail)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0431
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0432
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: MARIETTA
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
02/12/99 - 98-3840
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: TUNICA
Subjurisdiction: TUNICA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Transfer of powers

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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