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

Notice Date: 04/02/99

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.


02/09/99 - 99-0305
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: WINDFERN FOREST UTILITY DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

02/16/99 - 99-0382
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: BALCH SPRINGS
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

03/05/99 - 99-0191
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: DE QUINCY
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Related submission received

03/15/99 - 99-0873
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BIENVILLE
Subjurisdiction: BIENVILLE PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

03/22/99 - 99-0897
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CLARKE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/23/99 - 99-0273
    State: TEXAS
County: JIM WELLS
Subjurisdiction: ALICE
Polling place
Additional information received

03/24/99 - 99-0832
    State: GEORGIA
County: JEFF DAVIS
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

03/25/99 - 99-0838
    State: TEXAS
County: HUDSPETH
Subjurisdiction: FORT HANCOCK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

03/25/99 - 99-0862
    State: TEXAS
County: AUSTIN
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0427
    State: TEXAS
County: GRAYSON
Subjurisdiction: SHERMAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Notice of withdrawal

03/26/99 - 99-0455
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON, KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: SEVEN POINTS
Annexation
Related submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0833
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: ITASCA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0834
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LAURENS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0836
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON, KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: SEVEN POINTS
Annexation
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0837
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: MOREHOUSE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0839
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ALLEN
Subjurisdiction: OAKDALE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0840
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE
Subjurisdiction: PINETOPS
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0841
    State: GEORGIA
County: WASHINGTON
Subjurisdiction: SANDERSVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0842
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction: MANDEVILLE
Annexation
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0843
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: SAN BENITO
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0844
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: WACO
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Assigned to new precinct)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0845
    State: TEXAS
County: UPSHUR
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/26/99 - 99-0847
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #156
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 98-2491
    State: GEORGIA
County: COWETA, FULTON
Subjurisdiction: PALMETTO
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0184
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CATAHOULA
Subjurisdiction: JONESVILLE
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received

03/29/99 - 99-0406
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Related submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0469
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: WAYNE
Subjurisdiction: GOLDSBORO
Annexation
Related submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0541
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Related submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0686
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Related submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0846
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: WAYNE
Subjurisdiction: GOLDSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0848
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. JAMES
Subjurisdiction: GRAMERCY RECREATION DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 99-0849
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER
Subjurisdiction: HUDSON OAKS
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0850
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHARLESTON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Name change)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0851
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: GREENE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0852
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: WESTLAKE
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0853
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #116
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 99-0854
    State: TEXAS
County: EL PASO
Subjurisdiction: FABENS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 99-0855
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0856
    State: GEORGIA
County: WALKER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0857
    State: GEORGIA
County: COFFEE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0858
    State: TEXAS
County: PARKER, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: AZLE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0859
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: MCALLEN
Deannexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0860
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: IBERVILLE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 99-0861
    State: TEXAS
County: NEWTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Added)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0863
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHESTER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0864
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: PORTSMOUTH
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 99-0865
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0866
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFOURCHE
Subjurisdiction: LAFOURCHE PARISH ROAD SALES TAX DISTRICT #6
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0867
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0868
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0869
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: PHARR
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0870
    State: ALABAMA
County: LAUDERDALE
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Annexation
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0871
    State: VIRGINIA
County: CRAIG
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0872
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA
Subjurisdiction: BRAZORIA COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #6
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/29/99 - 99-0874
    State: TEXAS
County: UPSHUR
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/29/99 - 99-0875
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: SCOTLAND
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0203
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: KENNEDALE
Annexation
Additional information received

03/30/99 - 99-0335
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: REIDVILLE
Annexation
Additional information received

03/30/99 - 99-0434
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: OPELIKA
Annexation
Related submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0449
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS, ROBERTSON
Subjurisdiction: BRYAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/30/99 - 99-0515
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BALSZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #31
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/30/99 - 99-0766
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: SOUTH SAN ANTONIO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/30/99 - 99-0855
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

03/30/99 - 99-0876
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BEAUREGARD, VERNON
Subjurisdiction: DE RIDDER
Annexation
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0877
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: EAGLE MOUNTAIN MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Bilingual procedures
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0878
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT, WISE
Subjurisdiction: NEWARK
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0879
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. MARTIN
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0880
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: APACHE JUNCTION
Annexation
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0881
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: OPELIKA
Annexation
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0882
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HINDS, MADISON, RANKIN
Subjurisdiction: JACKSON
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0883
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction: GRANDVIEW
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0884
    State: GEORGIA
County: CATOOSA
Subjurisdiction: RINGGOLD
Annexation
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0885
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE, HAYS, KENDALL
Subjurisdiction: COMAL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0886
    State: TEXAS
County: FOARD
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0887
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: SOUTHLAKE
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/30/99 - 99-0888
    State: TEXAS
County: CASS
Subjurisdiction: ATLANTA
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0889
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: KILLEEN
Annexation
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0890
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: WRANGELL
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0891
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction: ASSUMPTION PARISH RECREATION DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/30/99 - 99-0892
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: WACO
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Assigned to new precinct)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

03/30/99 - 99-0893
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: WACO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Assigned to new precinct)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

03/31/99 - 99-0407
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCHISE
Subjurisdiction: SIERRA VISTA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/31/99 - 99-0894
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: APACHE JUNCTION
Annexation
Submission received

03/31/99 - 99-0895
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: OAKMONT PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT
Annexation
Bilingual procedures
Submission received

03/31/99 - 99-0900
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/31/99 - 99-0902
    State: TEXAS
County: SMITH
Subjurisdiction: TYLER
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

03/31/99 - 99-0903
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/01/99 - 99-0326
    State: CALIFORNIA
Subjurisdiction:
Ballot format
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

04/01/99 - 99-0898
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: WELLFORD
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

04/01/99 - 99-0899
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: HIGHLAND PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/01/99 - 99-0901
    State: TEXAS
County: KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

04/01/99 - 99-0904
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Transfer of powers (School districts)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/01/99 - 99-0905
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction: HARRISON COUNTY FAMILY COURT
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/01/99 - 99-0906
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction: HARRISON COUNTY COURT
Number of officials
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/02/99 - 99-0430
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: YUBA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (By-mail)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

04/02/99 - 99-0909
    State: TEXAS
County: BEE
Subjurisdiction: SKIDMORE-TYNAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/02/99 - 99-0910
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON, KAUFMAN, VAN ZANDT
Subjurisdiction: MABANK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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