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

Notice Date: 08/27/99

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.


08/06/99 - 99-2213
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: EAST MONTGOMERY COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Referendum requirement
Additional information received

08/06/99 - 99-2434
    State: LOUISIANA
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Submission received

08/13/99 - 99-2471
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Nonpartisan elections (School districts)
Political activity
Ballot format
Election administration
Candidate qualification procedures
Candidate qualification procedures (Judgeship)
Candidate qualification procedures (Lieutenant governor)
Submission received

08/19/99 - 99-1431
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: HUDSON OAKS
Incorporation
Method of election (At large)
Form of government
Annexation
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Related submission received

08/19/99 - 99-1431
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: HUDSON OAKS
Incorporation
Method of election (At large)
Form of government
Annexation
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-1542
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: COLLETON
Subjurisdiction: WALTERBORO
Annexation
Resubmission received

08/20/99 - 99-1696
    State: GEORGIA
County: WARE
Subjurisdiction:
Consolidation of jurisdictions
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Redistricting plan
Form of government (Commission)
Number of officials
Implementation schedule
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Retain office)
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Procedures for filling vacancies (Commission)
Procedures for filling vacancies (Mayor)
Compensation
Redistricting procedures
Notice of withdrawal

08/20/99 - 99-1817
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Additional information received

08/20/99 - 99-2196
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: COLLETON
Subjurisdiction: WALTERBORO
Annexation
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2313
    State: GEORGIA
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: FAYETTEVILLE
Annexation
Related submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2417
    State: ARIZONA
County: GREENLEE
Subjurisdiction: DUNCAN
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/20/99 - 99-2418
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: NATCHITOCHES
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2419
    State: GEORGIA
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: FAYETTEVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2420
    State: TEXAS
County: HALL
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/20/99 - 99-2421
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENWOOD
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/20/99 - 99-2422
    State: VIRGINIA
County: PULASKI
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2423
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: HARKER HEIGHTS
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2424
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: AIKEN
Subjurisdiction: NORTH AUGUSTA
Annexation
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2425
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PASQUOTANK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2426
    State: GEORGIA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: BLAIRSVILLE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2427
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: PICKENS
Subjurisdiction: EASLEY
Annexation
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2428
    State: ALABAMA
County: AUTAUGA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2430
    State: TEXAS
County: EASTLAND
Subjurisdiction: RANGER HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2431
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS COUNTY UTILITY & RECLAMATION DISTRICT
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2432
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON
Subjurisdiction: CEDAR CREEK HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2433
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: GREATER EAST END MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2435
    State: TEXAS
County: BROOKS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2436
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CLARENDON
Subjurisdiction: SUMMERTON
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

08/20/99 - 99-2437
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TENSAS
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/20/99 - 99-2438
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TENSAS
Subjurisdiction: TENSAS PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/20/99 - 99-2439
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction: SLIDELL
Annexation
Submission received

08/23/99 - 97-4152
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LA SALLE
Subjurisdiction: LA SALLE PARISH COMMUNICATIONS DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

08/23/99 - 97-4160
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LA SALLE
Subjurisdiction: LA SALLE PARISH COMMUNICATIONS DISTRICT
Referendum requirement
Resubmission received

08/23/99 - 99-0849
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: HUDSON OAKS
Annexation
Related submission received

08/23/99 - 99-1431
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: HUDSON OAKS
Incorporation
Method of election (At large)
Form of government
Annexation
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Related submission received

08/23/99 - 99-1431
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: HUDSON OAKS
Incorporation
Method of election (At large)
Form of government
Annexation
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-1816
    State: TEXAS
County: TYLER
Subjurisdiction: TYLER COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #7
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/23/99 - 99-2246
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HANCOCK
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

08/23/99 - 99-2396
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: SABINE
Subjurisdiction: MANY SCHOOL DISTRICT #34
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/23/99 - 99-2440
    State: TEXAS
County: LA SALLE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2441
    State: TEXAS
County: CORYELL
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2443
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2444
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2445
    State: GEORGIA
County: PEACH
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2446
    State: VIRGINIA
County: PRINCE WILLIAM
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2447
    State: TEXAS
County: KARNES
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2448
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: WYLIE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2449
    State: GEORGIA
County: ATHENS-CLARKE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2450
    State: GEORGIA
County: RICHMOND
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2451
    State: TEXAS
County: BURNET
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2452
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2453
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: CAYCE
Annexation
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2454
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT
Number of officials
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2455
    State: TEXAS
County: ARANSAS
Subjurisdiction: ARANSAS PASS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2456
    State: TEXAS
County: COLORADO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2457
    State: ALABAMA
County: FRANKLIN
Subjurisdiction: PHIL CAMPBELL
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2458
    State: TEXAS
County: GRAYSON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2459
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CONCORDIA
Subjurisdiction: VIDALIA
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/23/99 - 99-2460
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DILLON
Subjurisdiction: DILLON
Annexation
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2461
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Submission received

08/23/99 - 99-2463
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: LOS ACROS MULTIPURPOSE FACILITIES DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-1705
    State: GEORGIA
County: NEWTON
Subjurisdiction: COVINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

08/24/99 - 99-1789
    State: TEXAS
County: BOSQUE
Subjurisdiction: VALLEY MILLS
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

08/24/99 - 99-1804
    State: ARIZONA
County: YUMA
Subjurisdiction: YUMA
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Related submission received

08/24/99 - 99-1891
    State: GEORGIA
County: MILLER
Subjurisdiction: COLQUITT
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Districting plan
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-1911
    State: GEORGIA
County: HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction: PERRY
Annexation
Related submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2415
    State: TEXAS
County: LIBERTY
Subjurisdiction: TARKINGTON SPECIAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Special election procedures
Additional information received

08/24/99 - 99-2433
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: GREATER EAST END MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Additional information received

08/24/99 - 99-2462
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: GRAND LAKES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #4
Annexation
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2464
    State: TEXAS
Subjurisdiction:
Referendum requirement
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2465
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BERKELEY
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-2466
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: HORRY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2467
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: SMYRNA
Annexation
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2468
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHATHAM
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2469
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: POINTE COUPEE
Subjurisdiction: POINTE COUPEE PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2470
    State: TEXAS
County: PRESIDIO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2472
    State: GEORGIA
County: DEKALB
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2473
    State: GEORGIA
County: DEKALB
Subjurisdiction: CHAMBLEE
Polling place (Added)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2474
    State: TEXAS
County: LAVACA
Subjurisdiction: EZZELL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-2475
    State: GEORGIA
County: HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction: PERRY
Annexation
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2476
    State: GEORGIA
County: DODGE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2477
    State: TEXAS
County: LIBERTY
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2478
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2479
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Location deleted)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2480
    State: TEXAS
County: WILSON
Subjurisdiction: LA VERNIA
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2481
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-2482
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS, ELLIS, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: GRAND PRAIRIE
Annexation
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2483
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFOURCHE
Subjurisdiction: NORTH LAFOURCHE CONSERVATION, LEVEE & DRAINAGE DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-2484
    State: GEORGIA
County: NEWTON
Subjurisdiction: COVINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2486
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: BAKER SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-2488
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #360
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/24/99 - 99-2489
    State: ARIZONA
County: YUMA
Subjurisdiction: YUMA
Annexation
Submission received

08/24/99 - 99-2492
    State: TEXAS
County: LAVACA
Subjurisdiction: VYSEHRAD SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

08/24/99 - 99-2492
    State: TEXAS
County: LAVACA
Subjurisdiction: VYSEHRAD SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

08/25/99 - 99-1771
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: SALEM
Voting method (Machine)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/25/99 - 99-1779
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Additional information received

08/25/99 - 99-2487
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PITT
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

08/25/99 - 99-2490
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: VIRGINIA BEACH
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

08/25/99 - 99-2491
    State: GEORGIA
County: JASPER
Subjurisdiction: MONTICELLO
Annexation
Submission received

08/25/99 - 99-2493
    State: GEORGIA
County: LOWNDES
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/26/99 - 99-1772
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: VIRGINIA REPUBLICAN PARTY
Method of selection
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Primary election (President)
Additional information received
Joseph D. Rich

Joseph D. Rich
Acting Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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