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

Notice Date: 01/15/99

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.


01/04/99 - 99-0071
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Subjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
Annexation
Submission received

01/05/99 - 98-2958
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: LUCAS
Annexation
Resubmission received

01/05/99 - 98-3056
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: LUCAS
Annexation
Resubmission received

01/05/99 - 98-3223
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: LUCAS
Annexation
Resubmission received

01/05/99 - 98-3443
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: LUCAS
Annexation
Resubmission received

01/05/99 - 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
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/05/99 - 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
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/06/99 - 98-3792
    State: TEXAS
County: HOOD
Subjurisdiction: HOOD COUNTY DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT #1
Creation of special district
Polling place
Special election procedures (Confirmation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/07/99 - 97-0235
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

01/07/99 - 98-3681
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: PASADENA
Special election procedures (Tax)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

01/07/99 - 98-3721
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: SIENNA PLANTATION MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #7
Annexation
Election administration
Additional information received

01/07/99 - 99-0032
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: FLORENCE
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Annexation
Submission received

01/07/99 - 99-0037
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/08/99 - 98-3636
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BEAUREGARD
Subjurisdiction: BEAUREGARD PARISH WATERWORKS DISTRICT #2
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

01/08/99 - 98-3646
    State: GEORGIA
County: CLINCH
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Resubmission received

01/08/99 - 98-3737
    State: TEXAS
County: COMAL
Subjurisdiction: BULVERDE SOUTH
Consolidation of jurisdictions
Additional information received

01/08/99 - 98-3877
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: MOREHOUSE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

01/08/99 - 98-4077
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #4
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

01/08/99 - 99-0022
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Method of selection (Elective to appointive)
Establishment of elected office
Nonpartisan elections (School districts)
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Candidate qualification procedures
Candidate qualification procedures (Governor)
Campaign financing provisions
Abolishment of elected office
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/08/99 - 99-0040
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BOSSIER
Subjurisdiction: HAUGHTON
Annexation
Submission received

01/08/99 - 99-0041
    State: GEORGIA
County: LOWNDES
Subjurisdiction: LAKE PARK
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

01/08/99 - 99-0043
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON, DORCHESTER
Subjurisdiction: NORTH CHARLESTON
Annexation
Submission received

01/08/99 - 99-0044
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Annexation
Submission received

01/08/99 - 99-0046
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Annexation
Submission received

01/08/99 - 99-0057
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BEAUREGARD
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

01/11/99 - 97-1168
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Additional information received

01/11/99 - 98-3739
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

01/11/99 - 99-0038
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/11/99 - 99-0039
    State: GEORGIA
County: DEKALB
Subjurisdiction: CHAMBLEE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

01/11/99 - 99-0042
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Political activity
Election administration
Campaign financing provisions
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/11/99 - 99-0047
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LEFLORE
Subjurisdiction:
Establishment of elected office
Abolishment of elected office
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/11/99 - 99-0048
    State: TEXAS
County: HAYS
Subjurisdiction: KYLE
Annexation
Submission received

01/11/99 - 99-0049
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: REMINGTON MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #1
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/11/99 - 99-0050
    State: TEXAS
County: CALDWELL
Subjurisdiction: LOCKHART
Annexation
Submission received

01/11/99 - 99-0051
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WEBSTER
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Submission received

01/11/99 - 99-0058
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: GRAND LAKES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #2
Annexation
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/12/99 - 98-3647
    State: TEXAS
County: DICKENS
Subjurisdiction: SPUR
Method of election (At large)
Numbered positions adopted
Resubmission received

01/12/99 - 98-3780
    State: TEXAS
County: SHACKELFORD
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

01/12/99 - 98-3924
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

01/12/99 - 98-3970
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

01/12/99 - 98-4041
    State: TEXAS
County: DICKENS
Subjurisdiction: SPUR
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Annexation
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0052
    State: GEORGIA
County: OCONEE
Subjurisdiction: BOGART
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0053
    State: TEXAS
County: CHILDRESS
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0054
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: JASPER
Subjurisdiction: RIDGELAND
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0055
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location deleted)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/12/99 - 99-0056
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: PEORIA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0059
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: OUACHITA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0060
    State: TEXAS
County: HARDEMAN
Subjurisdiction: QUANAH
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0062
    State: TEXAS
County: WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: LEANDER
Annexation
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0063
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: WAYNE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0067
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: PICKENS
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0068
    State: TEXAS
County: HAYS
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

01/12/99 - 99-0069
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #86
Annexation
Submission received

01/13/99 - 98-3193
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Method of election (Limited voting)
Election administration
Election administration (Enabling legislation)
Voting method (Machine)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/13/99 - 98-3755
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

01/13/99 - 98-3764
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CLARENDON
Subjurisdiction: TURBEVILLE
Form of government (Council)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

01/13/99 - 98-4080
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: CONROE
Annexation
Additional information received

01/13/99 - 99-0042
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Political activity
Election administration
Campaign financing provisions
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/13/99 - 99-0061
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/13/99 - 99-0064
    State: GEORGIA
County: CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Nonpartisan elections
Submission received

01/13/99 - 99-0065
    State: VIRGINIA
County: CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Relocation of registrars office)
Submission received

01/13/99 - 99-0066
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: POWDER SPRINGS
Annexation
Submission received

01/13/99 - 99-0072
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction: HARD TIMES GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/13/99 - 99-0073
    State: TEXAS
County: CALDWELL
Subjurisdiction: NIEDERWALD
Annexation
Submission received

01/13/99 - 99-0074
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/13/99 - 99-0078
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS, DENTON
Subjurisdiction: CARROLLTON
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/14/99 - 92-1926
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WINN
Subjurisdiction: WINNFIELD
Annexation
Related submission received

01/14/99 - 92-1926
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WINN
Subjurisdiction: WINNFIELD
Annexation
Submission received

01/14/99 - 98-1475
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WASHINGTON
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

01/14/99 - 98-3755
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

01/14/99 - 99-0075
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WINN
Subjurisdiction: WINNFIELD
Annexation
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0076
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: VERMILION
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0077
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WEST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0079
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction: SLIDELL
Annexation
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0080
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. LANDRY
Subjurisdiction: COULEE CROCHE FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #4
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/14/99 - 99-0081
    State: ALABAMA
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0082
    State: TEXAS
County: KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: KAUFMAN
Annexation
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0083
    State: ALABAMA
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0084
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: YUKON-KOYUKUK REGIONAL EDUCATIONAL ATTENDANCE AREA #12
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

01/14/99 - 99-0085
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/14/99 - 99-0088
    State: GEORGIA
County: JEFF DAVIS
Subjurisdiction: JEFF DAVIS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/14/99 - 99-0089
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCONINO
Subjurisdiction: MOUNTAINAIRE FIRE DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/14/99 - 99-0090
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCONINO
Subjurisdiction: KACHINA VILLAGE FIRE DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/15/99 - 99-0086
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WINN
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

01/15/99 - 99-0087
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: MARIETTA
Annexation
Submission received

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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