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

Notice Date: 04/22/99

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.


04/14/99 - 98-1919
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration
Additional information received

04/14/99 - 98-3225
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction: DOUGLASVILLE
Method of election (Single-member districts/multimember districts)
Redistricting plan
Resubmission received

04/15/99 - 99-1033
    State: TEXAS
County: COMANCHE
Subjurisdiction: GUSTINE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/15/99 - 99-1043
    State: GEORGIA
County: DADE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/16/99 - 97-3504
    State: ALABAMA
Subjurisdiction: ALABAMA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Method of election
Method of selection
Method of selection (Chairperson)
Plurality vote requirement
Number of officials
Election administration
Election administration (Ballots)
Candidate qualification procedures
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received

04/16/99 - 99-0033
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction: COUNTY COURT
Method of selection (Enabling legislation)
Term of office (Six years)
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/16/99 - 99-0034
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction: CIRCUIT COURT
Method of selection (Enabling legislation)
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/16/99 - 99-0503
    State: TEXAS
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: RUSK
Annexation
Related submission received

04/16/99 - 99-0507
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Number of officials (Police jury)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

04/16/99 - 99-0528
    State: TEXAS
County: BANDERA, BEXAR, MEDINA
Subjurisdiction: NORTHSIDE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

04/16/99 - 99-0968
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: HIGLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #60
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures
Additional information received

04/16/99 - 99-1034
    State: TEXAS
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: RUSK
Annexation
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1035
    State: GEORGIA
County: TOWNS
Subjurisdiction: YOUNG HARRIS
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1036
    State: GEORGIA
County: DAWSON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1037
    State: TEXAS
County: FISHER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/16/99 - 99-1038
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GASTON
Subjurisdiction: MOUNT HOLLY
Annexation
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1039
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFOURCHE
Subjurisdiction: LAFOURCHE PARISH CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/16/99 - 99-1040
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
Other
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1041
    State: ALABAMA
County: CRENSHAW
Subjurisdiction: LUVERNE
Annexation
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1042
    State: VIRGINIA
County: RICHMOND
Subjurisdiction: WARSAW
Annexation
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1045
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PANOLA
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1046
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: KEMPER
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1047
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: STONE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1048
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: WILKINSON
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1049
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: BENTON
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1050
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LAWRENCE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/16/99 - 99-1051
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS, DENTON, KAUFMAN, ROCKWALL
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/16/99 - 99-1095
    State: TEXAS
County: WALKER
Subjurisdiction: WALKER COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/19/99 - 97-2145
    State: TEXAS
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/19/99 - 98-1919
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration
Additional information received

04/19/99 - 99-0109
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: TUPELO PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
Election administration
Additional information received

04/19/99 - 99-0498
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: RICHARDSON
Election administration
Runoff election (Date set)
Additional information received

04/19/99 - 99-0507
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Number of officials (Police jury)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

04/19/99 - 99-0603
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

04/19/99 - 99-0697
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: PROSPER
Annexation
Related submission received

04/19/99 - 99-0716
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. LANDRY
Subjurisdiction: ST. LANDRY PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

04/19/99 - 99-0918
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Procedures)
Election administration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/19/99 - 99-1052
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HINDS
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Relocation of registrars office)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1053
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1054
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CALHOUN
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1055
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1056
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: COVINGTON
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1057
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LOWNDES
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1058
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1059
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LEAKE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1060
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Voter registration
Voter registration (Procedures)
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Voting method
Procedures for filling vacancies
Campaign financing provisions
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1061
    State: TEXAS
County: ANGELINA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1062
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: MONROE
Annexation
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1063
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: ALLAKAKET
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/19/99 - 99-1064
    State: GEORGIA
County: BANKS, HABERSHAM
Subjurisdiction: BALDWIN
Numbered positions adopted
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1065
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1066
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1067
    State: VIRGINIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1068
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: PROSPER
Annexation
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1069
    State: ALABAMA
County: BIBB
Subjurisdiction: BRENT
Annexation
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1070
    State: GEORGIA
County: OCONEE
Subjurisdiction: BOGART
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1071
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1072
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHESTERFIELD
Subjurisdiction: PAGELAND
Annexation
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1073
    State: TEXAS
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: JOAQUIN
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1074
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Location changed)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1076
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1077
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #361
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/19/99 - 99-1078
    State: TEXAS
County: HUNT
Subjurisdiction: COMMERCE
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1079
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: WEDDINGTON
Redistricting plan
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1080
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: SIMPSON
Subjurisdiction: MAGEE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1096
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1097
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction:
Purge/reidentification of voters
Voter registration (National Voter Registration Act)
Voter registration (Procedures)
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1099
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #2
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

04/19/99 - 99-1112
    State: ALABAMA
County: BLOUNT
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-0435
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Related submission received

04/20/99 - 99-0504
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #10
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

04/20/99 - 99-0530
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: ROUND ROCK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place
Polling place (Location deleted)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

04/20/99 - 99-0598
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: SOUTH SAN ANTONIO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/20/99 - 99-0603
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

04/20/99 - 99-0726
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: ARGYLE
Annexation
Related submission received

04/20/99 - 99-0740
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON
Subjurisdiction: TEXAS CITY
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

04/20/99 - 99-0889
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: KILLEEN
Annexation
Related submission received

04/20/99 - 99-0971
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction: SUPERIOR COURT
Creation of judicial district
Redistricting plan
Establishment of elected office (District attorney)
Number of officials (Judgeship)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/20/99 - 99-1065
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1081
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1082
    State: GEORGIA
County: WHEELER
Subjurisdiction: WHEELER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1083
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1084
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: SANFORD
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1085
    State: TEXAS
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1086
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE
Subjurisdiction: EDGECOMBE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1087
    State: ALABAMA
County: FRANKLIN
Subjurisdiction: FRANKLIN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Redistricting plan
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1088
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ROCKINGHAM
Subjurisdiction: REIDSVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1089
    State: VIRGINIA
County: HALIFAX
Subjurisdiction: CLOVER
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1090
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GUILFORD
Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1091
    State: GEORGIA
County: DECATUR
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/20/99 - 99-1092
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: ARGYLE
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1093
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: INDIAN TRAIL
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1094
    State: GEORGIA
County: BUTTS
Subjurisdiction: JACKSON
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1098
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: WEDDINGTON
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1100
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: BAGDAD UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #20
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1101
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DORCHESTER
Subjurisdiction: DORCHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #4
General election (Date change)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1102
    State: TEXAS
County: WISE
Subjurisdiction: AURORA
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1104
    State: VIRGINIA
County: PULASKI
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1105
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: KILLEEN
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1106
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: KINGS
Subjurisdiction: CORCORAN IRRIGATION DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1108
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. MARTIN
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration (Charter amendment)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/20/99 - 99-1109
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: BYHALIA
Voting method
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

04/20/99 - 99-1110
    State: TEXAS
County: WALLER
Subjurisdiction: WALLER
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

04/21/99 - 99-0476
    State: TEXAS
County: HOOD
Subjurisdiction: GRANBURY
Annexation
Additional information received

04/21/99 - 99-0561
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: FORT WORTH
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Deannexation
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

04/21/99 - 99-0591
    State: TEXAS
County: COMAL
Subjurisdiction: BULVERDE SOUTH
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

04/21/99 - 99-1031
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: FORT WORTH
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

04/21/99 - 99-1103
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/21/99 - 99-1107
    State: TEXAS
County: DIMMIT
Subjurisdiction: CARRIZO SPRINGS CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/21/99 - 99-1113
    State: ALABAMA
County: ETOWAH
Subjurisdiction: RAINBOW CITY
Annexation
Submission received

04/21/99 - 99-1116
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: GRAYLING
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

04/21/99 - 99-1117
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction: ST. TAMMANY PARISH COMMUNITY CENTER & PLAYGROUND DISTRICT #1,
WARD 6
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

04/22/99 - 99-1111
    State: ARIZONA
County: YUMA
Subjurisdiction: WELLTON
Annexation
Submission received

04/22/99 - 99-1114
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: BEAUMONT
General election
Submission received

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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