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

Notice Date: 12/30/1999

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.


12/15/1999 - 1999-3809
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LIVINGSTON
Subjurisdiction: COMITE RIVER DIVERSION CANAL IMPACT AREA
Creation of special district
Referendum requirement
Related submission received

12/17/1999 - 1999-3449
    State: TEXAS
County: WILLACY
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Number of officials (Constable)
Number of officials (Justice of the peace)
Notice of withdrawal

12/21/1999 - 1999-2992
    State: GEORGIA
County: JONES
Subjurisdiction: RIVER NORTH RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Resubmission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/21/1999 - 1999-3495
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. BERNARD
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Related submission received

12/21/1999 - 1999-3647
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction:
Creation of special district (Enabling legislation)
Submission received

12/21/1999 - 1999-3933
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/21/1999 - 1999-3971
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. BERNARD
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3845
    State: TEXAS
County: COOKE
Subjurisdiction: GAINESVILLE
Annexation
Additional information received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3921
    State: TEXAS
County: POLK, TYLER
Subjurisdiction: WOODVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/22/1999 - 1999-3922
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction: KARNACK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/22/1999 - 1999-3923
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: NEW CANEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/22/1999 - 1999-3924
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: SPARTANBURG COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #5
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3925
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Election administration (Ballots)
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3926
    State: ARIZONA
County: GILA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Added)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/22/1999 - 1999-3927
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: CLARKDALE
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3928
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: JONES
Subjurisdiction: LAUREL
Annexation
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3929
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Name change)
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3930
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: COLLETON
Subjurisdiction: WALTERBORO
Annexation
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3931
    State: TEXAS
County: WILSON
Subjurisdiction: WILSON COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Added)
Submission received

12/22/1999 - 1999-3932
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3751
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Related submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3791
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Related submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3934
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #106
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/23/1999 - 1999-3935
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #367
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/23/1999 - 1999-3936
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCONINO, YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: SEDONA
Special election procedures (General election)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/23/1999 - 1999-3937
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3938
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3939
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS
Subjurisdiction: BRAZOS COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3940
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3941
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3942
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3943
    State: VIRGINIA
County: LUNENBURG
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3944
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3946
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: ZACHARY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Districting plan
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1997-3524
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: SNOWFLAKE
Annexation
Resubmission received

12/27/1999 - 1997-3893
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: SNOWFLAKE
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3533
    State: ALABAMA
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: VALLEY
Annexation
Related submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3540
    State: TEXAS
County: PRESIDIO
Subjurisdiction: MARFA
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3568
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction: BRANCHVILLE
Annexation
Related submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3653
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/27/1999 - 1999-3683
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3751
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Related submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3791
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Related submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3937
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Related submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3947
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: WILSON
Subjurisdiction: WILSON
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3948
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: MCKINNEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/27/1999 - 1999-3949
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES
Subjurisdiction: WODEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/27/1999 - 1999-3950
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3951
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: SNOWFLAKE
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3952
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Subjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3953
    State: ALABAMA
County: CALHOUN, ETOWAH
Subjurisdiction: SOUTHSIDE
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3954
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: LAKE TRAVIS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3955
    State: ALABAMA
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: VALLEY
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3956
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: HIDALGO COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Voting method (Machine)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3957
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3958
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3959
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: MONT BELVIEU
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3960
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: BURLESON
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3961
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: ADAMS
Subjurisdiction: NATCHEZ
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/27/1999 - 1999-3962
    State: GEORGIA
County: HALL
Subjurisdiction: GAINESVILLE
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3963
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: HUEYTOWN
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3964
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LANCASTER
Subjurisdiction: LANCASTER
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3965
    State: GEORGIA
County: UPSON
Subjurisdiction: THOMASTON
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3966
    State: GEORGIA
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration (Election superintendent)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3967
    State: TEXAS
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction: POLK COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3969
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: HARRISONBURG
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/27/1999 - 1999-3970
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction: BRANCHVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3972
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction: HAMMOND
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3973
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: ITASCA
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3974
    State: TEXAS
County: COLORADO
Subjurisdiction: COLORADO COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Added)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3975
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ROCKINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: STONEVILLE
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3976
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL, LIMESTONE, NAVARRO
Subjurisdiction: POST OAK SPECIAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Special election procedures (General election)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3977
    State: TEXAS
County: LLANO
Subjurisdiction: KINGSLAND MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3978
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: PRESCOTT UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
Precinct (Consolidation)
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3979
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: SANGER
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3980
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: LEANDER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3981
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ONSLOW
Subjurisdiction: JACKSONVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3982
    State: GEORGIA
County: LUMPKIN
Subjurisdiction: DAHLONEGA
Annexation
Submission received

12/27/1999 - 1999-3983
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GASTON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/28/1999 - 1997-1535
    State: ALABAMA
County: CULLMAN
Subjurisdiction: GOOD HOPE
Annexation
Resubmission received

12/28/1999 - 1999-3984
    State: GEORGIA
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction: POLK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-2736
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: DENTON
Annexation
Related submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3245
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: DENTON
Annexation
Related submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3545
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: DENTON
Boundary changes
Annexation
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3603
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: OUACHITA
Subjurisdiction: WEST MONROE
Annexation
Related submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3636
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: WICKENBURG
Annexation
Related submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3985
    State: GEORGIA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3986
    State: VIRGINIA
County: FAUQUIER
Subjurisdiction:
Boundary changes (Counties)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3987
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: SCOTTSDALE
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (General election)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3988
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: MOREHOUSE
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3989
    State: GEORGIA
County: TROUP
Subjurisdiction: LA GRANGE
Annexation
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3990
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: RANKIN
Subjurisdiction: PELAHATCHIE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3991
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: OUACHITA
Subjurisdiction: WEST MONROE
Annexation
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3992
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: TALLAHATCHIE
Subjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3993
    State: TEXAS
County: WARD
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3994
    State: TEXAS
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3995
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: COLLIN COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Added)
Voting method (Punch card)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Submission received

12/29/1999 - 1999-3996
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction: HAMMOND
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3997
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: SANTA MARIA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3998
    State: ALABAMA
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/29/1999 - 1999-3999
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: WICKENBURG
Annexation
Submission received

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
12/27/1999 - 1996-3345
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Creation of special district (Enabling legislation)
Referendum requirement

12/27/1999 - 1999-3378
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: KLEIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Majority vote requirement (Board of trustees)

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

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