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

Notice Date: 09/17/1999

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.


09/02/1999 - 1999-2442
    State: TEXAS
County: LAMPASAS
Subjurisdiction: KEMPNER
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received

09/03/1999 - 1999-2674
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/08/1999 - 1999-1977
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

09/08/1999 - 1999-2013
    State: GEORGIA
County: HALL
Subjurisdiction: CLERMONT
Annexation
Additional information received

09/09/1999 - 1999-2521
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

09/09/1999 - 1999-2522
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

09/09/1999 - 1999-2674
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/09/1999 - 1999-2752
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/10/1999 - 1999-1915
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: ALAMO
Method of selection (Elective to appointive)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/10/1999 - 1999-2037
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: FLORENCE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2064
    State: TEXAS
County: RUNNELS
Subjurisdiction: MILES
Method of election (At large)
Additional information received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2266
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2303
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Added)
Additional information received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2713
    State: GEORGIA
County: TIFT
Subjurisdiction: TIFTON
Annexation
Related submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2753
    State: ALABAMA
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: SELMA
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/10/1999 - 1999-2754
    State: TEXAS
County: EL PASO
Subjurisdiction: CANUTILLO INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2755
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: OXFORD
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/10/1999 - 1999-2756
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: EDGEFIELD
Subjurisdiction: EDGEFIELD
Annexation
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2757
    State: GEORGIA
County: JACKSON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2758
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: PEARLAND
Annexation
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2759
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction: ASSUMPTION PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/10/1999 - 1999-2760
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: SANGER
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2761
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: JACKSON
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2762
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2763
    State: GEORGIA
County: TIFT
Subjurisdiction: TIFTON
Annexation
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2764
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/10/1999 - 1999-2765
    State: GEORGIA
County: LINCOLN
Subjurisdiction: LINCOLNTON
Annexation
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2766
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2767
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #5
Annexation
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2785
    State: ALABAMA
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2786
    State: TEXAS
County: BOSQUE
Subjurisdiction: MORGAN
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

09/10/1999 - 1999-2811
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: BOLIVAR
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/13/1999 - 1999-1977
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2037
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: FLORENCE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2184
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #7
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Special election procedures
Additional information received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2352
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2768
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: COBB COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Limited redistricting
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/13/1999 - 1999-2769
    State: TEXAS
County: AUSTIN
Subjurisdiction: SEALY
Annexation
Submission received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2770
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2771
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2772
    State: GEORGIA
County: BARROW
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2781
    State: GEORGIA
County: TIFT
Subjurisdiction: TIFT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

09/13/1999 - 1999-2782
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: LAKE CARMEL SUBDIVISION IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-0989
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction:
Limited redistricting (Senate)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/14/1999 - 1999-1915
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: ALAMO
Method of selection (Elective to appointive)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/14/1999 - 1999-2029
    State: LOUISIANA
Subjurisdiction:
Purge/reidentification of voters
Precinct
Voter registration
Voter registration (Procedures)
Absentee Voting
Election administration
Election administration (Election challenge procedures)
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Candidate qualification procedures
Special election procedures
Primary election
Procedures for filling vacancies
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/14/1999 - 1999-2222
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Annexation
Related submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2304
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Annexation
Related submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2398
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Annexation
Related submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2655
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Annexation
Related submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2773
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: MARVIN
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2774
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Polling place (Name change)
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2775
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2776
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHARLESTON
Subjurisdiction: HOLLYWOOD
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2777
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2778
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: WOODSTOCK
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2779
    State: GEORGIA
County: MILLER
Subjurisdiction: MILLER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Redistricting plan
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2780
    State: GEORGIA
County: MILLER
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2783
    State: GEORGIA
County: OCONEE
Subjurisdiction: BOGART
General election
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2784
    State: TEXAS
County: NACOGDOCHES
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2787
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: JEFFERSON DAVIS
Subjurisdiction: BASSFIELD
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2788
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2789
    State: TEXAS
County: GONZALES
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/14/1999 - 1999-2790
    State: ALABAMA
County: SUMTER
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2791
    State: TEXAS
County: BLANCO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2792
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: HALIFAX
Subjurisdiction: LITTLETON
Staggered terms
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2793
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: BROUSSARD
Annexation
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2794
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2797
    State: TEXAS
County: HAYS
Subjurisdiction: WIMBERLEY VILLAGE LIBRARY DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Polling place (Location established)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2798
    State: TEXAS
County: KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: TALTY
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

09/14/1999 - 1999-2824
    State: GEORGIA
County: BULLOCH
Subjurisdiction: STATESBORO
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-1923
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: WILLIS
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2021
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: CENTRAL YAVAPAI FIRE DISTRICT
Annexation
Related submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2082
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: GALENA PARK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
General election (Date change)
Additional information received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2320
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CADDO
Subjurisdiction: OIL CITY
Method of selection (Police chief)
Additional information received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2795
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2799
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: SUNNYVALE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

09/15/1999 - 1999-2800
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2801
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: HOKE
Subjurisdiction: RAEFORD
Annexation
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2802
    State: ARIZONA
County: YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: CENTRAL YAVAPAI FIRE DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2803
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TENSAS
Subjurisdiction: WATERPROOF
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2804
    State: TEXAS
County: HAYS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2805
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: LAKE MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2806
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Limited redistricting (Justice court)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2807
    State: VIRGINIA
County: CLARKE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2808
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TERREBONNE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2809
    State: GEORGIA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: LEESBURG
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2810
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Term of office
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2812
    State: ALABAMA
County: BUTLER
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2813
    State: TEXAS
County: NUECES
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Name change)
Submission received

09/15/1999 - 1999-2826
    State: TEXAS
County: MCCULLOCH
Subjurisdiction: BRADY
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-1884
    State: GEORGIA
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: PEACHTREE CITY
Annexation
Resubmission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-1999
    State: TEXAS
County: STEPHENS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2061
    State: TEXAS
County: RUNNELS, TOM GREEN
Subjurisdiction: MILES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Method of election (At large)
Additional information received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2064
    State: TEXAS
County: RUNNELS
Subjurisdiction: MILES
Method of election (At large)
Additional information received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2544
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: WASHINGTON
Subjurisdiction: PLYMOUTH
Annexation
Additional information received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2751
    State: GEORGIA
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: TYRONE
Deannexation
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2814
    State: TEXAS
County: BRISCOE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2815
    State: TEXAS
County: RANDALL
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2816
    State: TEXAS
County: RUSK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2817
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2818
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHESTERFIELD
Subjurisdiction: PAGELAND
General election (Date change)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2819
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS, DENTON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: COPPELL
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2820
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: MIDTOWN MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Annexation (Procedures)
Referendum requirement
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2821
    State: TEXAS
County: CASTRO
Subjurisdiction: CASTRO COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Dissolution of jurisdiction (Enabling legislation)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Referendum requirement
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2822
    State: TEXAS
County: HANSFORD
Subjurisdiction: HANSFORD COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2823
    State: TEXAS
County: OCHILTREE
Subjurisdiction: OCHILTREE COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

09/16/1999 - 1999-2825
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction:
Voter assistance procedures
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Voting method
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-1980
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BIENVILLE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Deleted)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2145
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BIENVILLE
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Additional information received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2669
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: CHIMNEY HILL MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2820
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: MIDTOWN MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Annexation (Procedures)
Referendum requirement
Additional information received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2827
    State: ALABAMA
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
Annexation
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2828
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CASWELL
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Machine)
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2829
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LEAKE
Subjurisdiction: WALNUT GROVE
Annexation
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2830
    State: TEXAS
County: WICHITA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2831
    State: TEXAS
County: ELLIS, NAVARRO
Subjurisdiction: ENNIS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2832
    State: GEORGIA
County: BULLOCH
Subjurisdiction: REGISTER
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2833
    State: GEORGIA
County: GLYNN
Subjurisdiction:
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Submission received

09/17/1999 - 1999-2834
    State: ALABAMA
County: BARBOUR
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
09/10/1999 - 1999-1846
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EVANGELINE
Subjurisdiction: VILLE PLATTE
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district

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

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