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

Notice Date: 06/04/99

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.


05/21/99 - 99-1477
    State: GEORGIA
County: EFFINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: GUYTON
Annexation (Procedures)
Submission received

05/26/99 - 99-1477
    State: GEORGIA
County: EFFINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: GUYTON
Annexation (Procedures)
Additional information received

05/27/99 - 99-1467
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: ORANGEBURG
Subjurisdiction: ORANGEBURG COUNTY CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT FIVE
Method of election (Multimember districts)
Redistricting plan
Residency districts adopted
Additional information received

05/27/99 - 99-1472
    State: TEXAS
County: HOPKINS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/27/99 - 99-1473
    State: VIRGINIA
County: ARLINGTON
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

05/27/99 - 99-1480
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: ORANGEBURG
Subjurisdiction: ORANGEBURG COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission received

05/28/99 - 99-0639
    State: TEXAS
County: DICKENS
Subjurisdiction: SPUR
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Resubmission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/28/99 - 99-1278
    State: TEXAS
County: DICKENS
Subjurisdiction: SPUR
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received

05/28/99 - 99-1474
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GLENDALE
Annexation
Submission received

05/28/99 - 99-1475
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: EAGLE MOUNTAIN-SAGINAW INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/28/99 - 99-1476
    State: ARIZONA
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration
Submission received

06/01/99 - 97-2583
    State: GEORGIA
County: EFFINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: GUYTON
Annexation
Additional information received

06/01/99 - 97-3392
    State: GEORGIA
County: EFFINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: GUYTON
Numbered positions adopted
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Additional information received

06/01/99 - 98-3692
    State: CALIFORNIA
Subjurisdiction: SUPERIOR COURT
Consolidation of jurisdictions
Additional information received

06/01/99 - 99-1153
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction: RIVERSIDE
Annexation
Additional information received

06/01/99 - 99-1191
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction: RIVERSIDE
Annexation
Additional information received

06/01/99 - 99-1323
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #155
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

06/01/99 - 99-1481
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BERKELEY
Subjurisdiction: GOOSE CREEK
Annexation
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1482
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE
Subjurisdiction: MAULDIN
Annexation
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1483
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction: PELL CITY
Annexation
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1484
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: JONESTOWN
Annexation
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1485
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: SUGAR HILL
Annexation
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1486
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1501
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

06/01/99 - 99-1511
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: VINTON
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

06/02/99 - 99-0989
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction:
Limited redistricting (Senate)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

06/02/99 - 99-1014
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EVANGELINE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

06/02/99 - 99-1194
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction: HAMMOND
Annexation
Related submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1239
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Related submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1469
    State: ALABAMA
County: TUSCALOOSA
Subjurisdiction: NORTHPORT
Annexation
Additional information received

06/02/99 - 99-1469
    State: ALABAMA
County: TUSCALOOSA
Subjurisdiction: NORTHPORT
Annexation
Related submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1487
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1488
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: TARRANT
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1489
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1490
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: CROWLEY
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1491
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: KENNEDALE
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1492
    State: GEORGIA
County: LUMPKIN
Subjurisdiction: DAHLONEGA
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1493
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1494
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1495
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: VANCE
Subjurisdiction: MIDDLEBURG
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1496
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TERREBONNE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1497
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction: HAMMOND
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1498
    State: ALABAMA
County: TUSCALOOSA
Subjurisdiction: NORTHPORT
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1499
    State: TEXAS
County: MOORE
Subjurisdiction: DUMAS
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1500
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENWOOD
Subjurisdiction: NINETY SIX
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1502
    State: GEORGIA
County: CAMDEN
Subjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1503
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON
Subjurisdiction: GUN BARREL CITY
Annexation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1505
    State: GEORGIA
County: MARION
Subjurisdiction:
Form of government (Commission)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1506
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #280
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1512
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Compensation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1513
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Creation of special district (Water districts)
Compensation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1514
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration
Compensation
Submission received

06/02/99 - 99-1515
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: TAKOTNA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

06/03/99 - 99-1507
    State: ARIZONA
County: GILA
Subjurisdiction: GLOBE
Redistricting plan
Submission received

06/03/99 - 99-1508
    State: TEXAS
County: KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: KAUFMAN COUNTY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

06/03/99 - 99-1509
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PEARL RIVER
Subjurisdiction: PEARL RIVER VALLEY WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT
Compensation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

06/03/99 - 99-1510
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: MANASSAS PARK
Voter registration (Hours)
Voter registration (Location deleted)
Submission received

06/03/99 - 99-1511
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: VINTON
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

The Attorney General declined to withdraw the objection to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
06/01/99 - 98-1919
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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