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

Notice Date: 07/24/98

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:


07/17/98 - 98-1850
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction: ALPHARETTA
Special election procedures (bond election)
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/17/98 - 98-2226
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LAURENS
Subjurisdiction: LAURENS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #55
Boundary changes
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/17/98 - 98-2281
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: CAMERON PARISH GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT #4
Special election procedures
Additional information received

07/17/98 - 98-2355
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction: ALPHARETTA
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/17/98 - 98-2416
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: LAKEWAY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Polling place (changed)
Absentee voting (location changed)
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

07/17/98 - 98-2417
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: UNION COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

07/17/98 - 98-2419
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHATTOOGA
Subjurisdiction: CHATTOOGA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received

07/17/98 - 98-2420
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHATTOOGA
Subjurisdiction: TRION SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received

07/17/98 - 98-2421
    State: ARIZONA
County: PIMA
Subjurisdiction: TUCSON
Annexation
Submission received

07/17/98 - 98-2422
    State: ALABAMA
County: ETOWAH
Subjurisdiction: GADSDEN
Annexation
Absentee voting (additional location)
Submission received

07/17/98 - 98-2432
    State: GEORGIA
County: TALBOT
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration (poll workers)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2139
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Special election procedures (referendum)
Related submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2226
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LAURENS
Subjurisdiction: LAURENS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #55
Boundary changes
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2423
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2424
    State: GEORGIA
County: MERIWETHER
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2425
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: SCOTT
Subjurisdiction: FOREST
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2426
    State: GEORGIA
County: BARROW
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee voting (hours)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2427
    State: TEXAS
County: DONLEY
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2428
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: MARION
Subjurisdiction: COLUMBIA MUNICIPAL SEPARATE SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2429
    State: TEXAS
County: TYLER
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2430
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA
Subjurisdiction: LAKE JACKSON
Special election procedures (referendum)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2433
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: SUNBURST FARMS IRRIGATION DISTRICT
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2434
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. HELENA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2435
    State: TEXAS
County: ATASCOSA
Subjurisdiction: PLEASANTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee voting (additional location)
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2436
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2437
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction: SLIDELL
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2438
    State: ALASKA
Borough:
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2439
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: PICKENS
Subjurisdiction: EASLEY
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2440
    State: TEXAS
County: SAN PATRICIO
Subjurisdiction: GREGORY
Voting method (paper ballots)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2441
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2442
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DORCHESTER
Subjurisdiction: ST. GEORGE
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2443
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: EANES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2444
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GRANVILLE
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration (board of elections)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2445
    State: GEORGIA
County: JONES
Subjurisdiction: GRAY
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2451
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: LAFAYETTE
Precinct (consolidation)
Precinct (realignment)
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (consolidation)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2452
    State: TEXAS
County: CORYELL, LAMPASAS
Subjurisdiction: COPPERAS COVE
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2460
    State: TEXAS
County: WHARTON
Subjurisdiction: BOLING INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2461
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Act Number: 397 Act Date: 1998
Election administration
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2462
    State: ALABAMA
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: PELHAM
Annexation
Deannexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2463
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RED RIVER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2464
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2466
    State: ARIZONA
County: MOHAVE
Subjurisdiction: LAKE HAVASU CITY
Joint election procedures
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2467
    State: TEXAS
County: HARDIN
Subjurisdiction: HARDIN COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (referendum)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2470
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LAWRENCE
Subjurisdiction: SILVER CREEK
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/20/98 - 98-2481
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA
Subjurisdiction: SWEENY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee voting (location changed)
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2486
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CONCORDIA
Subjurisdiction: VIDALIA
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2487
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CATAHOULA
Subjurisdiction:
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2488
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST CARROLL
Subjurisdiction: EAST CARROLL PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/20/98 - 98-2489
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish:
Subjurisdiction:
Act Number: 75 Act Date: 1998
Referendum requirement
Act Number: 76 Act Date: 1998
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2003
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: ALAMEDA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Additional information received

07/21/98 - 98-2073
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (added)
Precinct (realignment)
Polling place
Related submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2101
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (name change)
Additional information received

07/21/98 - 98-2115
    State: TEXAS
County: ARMSTRONG
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (consolidation)
Polling place (consolidation)
Additional information received

07/21/98 - 98-2139
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Special election procedures (referendum)
Related submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2226
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LAURENS
Subjurisdiction: LAURENS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #55
Boundary changes
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2447
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction:
Limited redistricting (justice of the peace)
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2448
    State: ALABAMA
County: HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction:
Abolishment of elected office (constable)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2449
    State: GEORGIA
County: MERIWETHER, TALBOT
Subjurisdiction: MANCHESTER
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2450
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (primary)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2453
    State: VIRGINIA
County: NELSON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2454
    State: ALASKA
Borough:
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2455
    State: TEXAS
County: RUSK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2456
    State: GEORGIA
County: CATOOSA
Subjurisdiction: RINGGOLD
Annexation
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2457
    State: GEORGIA
County: GORDON
Subjurisdiction: CALHOUN
Annexation
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2458
    State: TEXAS
County: HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2459
    State: FLORIDA
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Subjurisdiction: HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (referendum)
Runoff election (date change)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2464
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2468
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2469
    State: TEXAS
County: CROCKETT
Subjurisdiction: CROCKETT COUNTY CONSOLIDATED COMMON SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2471
    State: VIRGINIA
County: LOUDOUN
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (additional location)
Voter registration (hours)
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2473
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCONINO
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/21/98 - 98-2474
    State: GEORGIA
County: TROUP
Subjurisdiction: LA GRANGE
Annexation
Submission received

07/21/98 - 98-2490
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish:
Subjurisdiction:
Act Number: 402 Act Date: 1998
Referendum requirement
Submission received

07/22/98 - 98-1915
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: KINGS
Subjurisdiction: ARMONA COMMUNITY SERVICES DISTRICT
Annexation
Additional information received

07/22/98 - 98-1919
    State: FLORIDA
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Act Number: 1402 Act Date: 1998
Term of office
Purge/reidentification of voters
Voter registration
Voter registration (procedures)
Absentee voting
Absentee voting (procedures)
Election administration
Referendum requirement
Additional information received

07/22/98 - 98-1988
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: AVONDALE
Annexation
Additional information received

07/22/98 - 98-2139
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Special election procedures (referendum)
Related submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2464
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2465
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: KINGS
Subjurisdiction: ARMONA COMMUNITY SERVICES DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2468
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2472
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: POWDER SPRINGS
Annexation
Submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2480
    State: VIRGINIA
County:
Subjurisdiction: ROANOKE
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2482
    State: TEXAS
County: MEDINA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/22/98 - 98-2483
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-1993
    State: TEXAS
County: LIVE OAK
Subjurisdiction: GEORGE WEST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (location deleted)
Additional information received

07/23/98 - 98-2475
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: ALEDO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2476
    State: GEORGIA
County: PIKE
Subjurisdiction: MOLENA
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2477
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: MYRTLE BEACH
Annexation
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2478
    State: TEXAS
County: ELLIS
Subjurisdiction: MIDLOTHIAN
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2479
    State: ARIZONA
County: YUMA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2484
    State: FLORIDA
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (name change)
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2485
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH CONSOLIDATED ROAD LIGHTING DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures
Submission received


The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
07/21/98 - 98-1579
    State: TEXAS
County: HALL
Subjurisdiction: MEMPHIS
Bilingual procedures (spanish language)

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section >

Updated August 6, 2015

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