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

Notice Date: 10/08/1999

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.


09/10/1999 - 1999-3103
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction: ASSUMPTION PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #2
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/24/1999 - 1999-2288
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction: ALPHARETTA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/27/1999 - 1999-2288
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction: ALPHARETTA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/30/1999 - 1999-2195
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: ZACHARY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Incorporation
Related submission received

09/30/1999 - 1999-2301
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WEST CARROLL
Subjurisdiction: FOREST
Election administration
Additional information received

09/30/1999 - 1999-2349
    State: TEXAS
County: LIMESTONE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

09/30/1999 - 1999-2443
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

09/30/1999 - 1999-2842
    State: TEXAS
County: VICTORIA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

09/30/1999 - 1999-3051
    State: TEXAS
County: VICTORIA
Subjurisdiction: VICTORIA
Annexation
Submission received

09/30/1999 - 1999-3052
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: KELLER
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

09/30/1999 - 1999-3053
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/30/1999 - 1999-3054
    State: TEXAS
County: ARANSAS, KLEBERG, NUECES, SAN PATRICIO
Subjurisdiction: CORPUS CHRISTI
Annexation
Annexation (Procedures)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/30/1999 - 1999-3057
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BEAUFORT
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/30/1999 - 1999-3060
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting procedures
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-2229
    State: VIRGINIA
County: DINWIDDIE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

10/01/1999 - 1999-2474
    State: TEXAS
County: LAVACA
Subjurisdiction: EZZELL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/01/1999 - 1999-2492
    State: TEXAS
County: LAVACA
Subjurisdiction: VYSEHRAD SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

10/01/1999 - 1999-2567
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: JUDSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/01/1999 - 1999-2574
    State: TEXAS
County: SCHLEICHER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

10/01/1999 - 1999-2770
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-2806
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Limited redistricting (Justice court)
Additional information received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3055
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: MONTEREY
Subjurisdiction: MONTEREY
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3056
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3062
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE
Subjurisdiction: EDGECOMBE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
General election (Date change)
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3063
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE, NASH
Subjurisdiction: ROCKY MOUNT
Voting method
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3064
    State: VIRGINIA
County: ROANOKE
Subjurisdiction:
Boundary changes
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/01/1999 - 1999-3065
    State: GEORGIA
County: BULLOCH
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3066
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: GRAYSON
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/01/1999 - 1999-3068
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
Subjurisdiction:
Dissolution of jurisdiction (Enabling legislation)
Referendum requirement
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3069
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS, ELLIS, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: GRAND PRAIRIE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3070
    State: GEORGIA
County: CARROLL, HARALSON
Subjurisdiction: BREMEN
Voting method
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3071
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA
Subjurisdiction: FREEPORT
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3072
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB, DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction: AUSTELL
Term of office (Four years)
Annexation
Submission received

10/01/1999 - 1999-3073
    State: VIRGINIA
County: FLOYD
Subjurisdiction:
Boundary changes
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/01/1999 - 1999-3077
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: SALEM
Boundary changes
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-1822
    State: TEXAS
County: STONEWALL
Subjurisdiction: ASPERMONT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Resubmission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2157
    State: TEXAS
County: LIBERTY
Subjurisdiction: DAYTON
Annexation
Resubmission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2229
    State: VIRGINIA
County: DINWIDDIE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2303
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2341
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Related submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2414
    State: TEXAS
County: YOUNG
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2435
    State: TEXAS
County: BROOKS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2580
    State: TEXAS
County: STONEWALL
Subjurisdiction: ASPERMONT
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2879
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/04/1999 - 1999-2920
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Additional information received

10/04/1999 - 1999-2951
    State: TEXAS
County: LIBERTY
Subjurisdiction: DAYTON
Annexation
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3045
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: YORK
Subjurisdiction: FORT MILL
Annexation
Related submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3074
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLINGSWORTH, DONLEY
Subjurisdiction: HEDLEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3075
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, HUNT
Subjurisdiction: COMMUNITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3076
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: CHARLOTTESVILLE
Voter registration
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3078
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHARLTON
Subjurisdiction: HOMELAND
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3079
    State: ALABAMA
County: CALHOUN, TALLADEGA
Subjurisdiction: OXFORD
Annexation
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3080
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASCENSION
Subjurisdiction: DONALDSONVILLE
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/04/1999 - 1999-3081
    State: TEXAS
County: RUNNELS, TOM GREEN
Subjurisdiction: MILES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3082
    State: FLORIDA
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Subjurisdiction: TEMPLE TERRACE
Annexation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3083
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: YORK
Subjurisdiction: FORT MILL
Annexation
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3084
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3085
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: OUACHITA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3086
    State: TEXAS
County: KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: FORNEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3087
    State: TEXAS
County: KLEBERG
Subjurisdiction: KINGSVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3088
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON, WILLACY
Subjurisdiction: PORT OF HARLINGEN AUTHORITY
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/04/1999 - 1999-3089
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: EAST SIDE FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #5
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

10/04/1999 - 1999-3090
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: HOOPER ROAD FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #6
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-2217
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: AQUILLA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Notice of withdrawal

10/05/1999 - 1999-2355
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: AUSTIN
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-2441
    State: TEXAS
County: CORYELL
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

10/05/1999 - 1999-2510
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LA SALLE
Subjurisdiction: URANIA
Annexation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-2560
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-2675
    State: TEXAS
County: FRIO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

10/05/1999 - 1999-2915
    State: GEORGIA
County: LIBERTY
Subjurisdiction: GUM BRANCH
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3088
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON, WILLACY
Subjurisdiction: PORT OF HARLINGEN AUTHORITY
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3091
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: LEANDER
Annexation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3092
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3093
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: PORT OF HOUSTON AUTHORITY
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3094
    State: GEORGIA
County: EVANS
Subjurisdiction: BELLVILLE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3095
    State: TEXAS
County: CONCHO
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3096
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction: JOSHUA
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3097
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL, CORYELL
Subjurisdiction: COPPERAS COVE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3098
    State: TEXAS
County: VICTORIA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3099
    State: TEXAS
County: LAMB
Subjurisdiction: AMHERST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3100
    State: TEXAS
County: KAUFMAN, ROCKWALL
Subjurisdiction: ROCKWALL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3101
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES
Subjurisdiction: NACOGDOCHES
Annexation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3102
    State: GEORGIA
County: COWETA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Assigned to new precinct)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3104
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: WRANGELL
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3105
    State: GEORGIA
County: CAMDEN
Subjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
Annexation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3106
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/05/1999 - 1999-3107
    State: TEXAS
County: WHARTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3108
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: MINERAL SPRINGS
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3109
    State: GEORGIA
County: COLUMBIA
Subjurisdiction: GROVETOWN
Annexation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3110
    State: TEXAS
County: JIM WELLS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3111
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: PELION
General election (Date change)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3112
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3113
    State: GEORGIA
County: MONROE
Subjurisdiction: FORSYTH
Annexation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3114
    State: GEORGIA
County: RICHMOND
Subjurisdiction:
Method of selection (Appointive/elective to elective)
Plurality vote requirement
Term of office (Four years)
Nonpartisan elections
General election (Date set)
Compensation
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3115
    State: GEORGIA
County: RICHMOND
Subjurisdiction: AUGUSTA
Procedures for filling vacancies (Mayor)
Submission received

10/05/1999 - 1999-3116
    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

10/06/1999 - 1999-2264
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Additional information received

10/06/1999 - 1999-2297
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CLAIBORNE
Subjurisdiction: CLAIBORNE PARISH ASSESSMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Additional information received

10/06/1999 - 1999-3118
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: TRAVIS COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #11
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

10/07/1999 - 1999-2413
    State: ALABAMA
County: TALLAPOOSA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received

10/07/1999 - 1999-2666
    State: TEXAS
County: REEVES
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

10/07/1999 - 1999-3117
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: PORTSMOUTH
Voter registration (National Voter Registration Act)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

10/07/1999 - 1999-3118
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: TRAVIS COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #11
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
10/04/1999 - 1999-2122
    State: GEORGIA
County: WILKES
Subjurisdiction: TIGNALL
Majority vote requirement
Numbered positions adopted
Staggered terms (Charter amendment)
Implementation schedule

10/05/1999 - 1999-2192
    State: LOUISIANA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting qualifications/eligibility

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

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