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

Notice Date: 07/10/2007

This periodic notice of activity regarding voting changes submitted under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act 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 60-day review period. Telephone 1-800-253-3931 or (202) 307-2385, or write to: Voting Section, Civil Rights Division, Room 7254 - NWB, Department of Justice, 950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, D.C. 20530 (the envelope and first page should be marked "Comment under Section 5").

Notices of submission activity can also be accessed on the Internet directly at www.usdoj.gov/crt/voting/sec-5/notices.htm or from the Department of Justice Home Page at www.usdoj.gov. Click on Legal Documents, which is listed under Publications & Documents, and then select Notice of Section 5 Submission Activity from the options listed under the Civil Rights Division.

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The following submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding previous, but still pending submissions, withdrawals of submitted voting changes, objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions were received on the dates indicated.


ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: ALABAMA REPUBLICAN PARTY
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Primary election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3310

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: ALEXANDER CITY
County: TALLAPOOSA
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3269

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: ALEXANDER CITY
County: TALLAPOOSA
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3353

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: AUBURN
County: LEE
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3341

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: CHELSEA
County: SHELBY
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3359

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: CHEROKEE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3320

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: GULF SHORES
County: BALDWIN
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3337

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction: VALLEY
County: CHAMBERS
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3372

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Voter registration (Procedures)
Absentee Voting
Election administration
Primary election (Date change)
Compensation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3347

ALABAMA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Voter registration (National Voter Registration Act)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3352

ALASKA Subjurisdiction: HOUSTON
Borough: MATANUSKA-SUSITNA
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Election administration
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2860

ALASKA Subjurisdiction: PALMER
Borough: MATANUSKA-SUSITNA
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3323

ALASKA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3350

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: APACHE JUNCTION
County: PINAL
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3245

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: APACHE JUNCTION
County: PINAL
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3343

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: FLAGSTAFF UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT No1
County: COCONINO
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3340

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: NORTHWEST FIRE DISTRICT
County: PIMA
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3342

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction: YUMA
County: YUMA
Action Date: 07/06/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3173

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction:
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Added)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3334

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction:
County: MARICOPA
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Ballot format
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2922

ARIZONA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Dissolution of jurisdiction (School districts)
Consolidation or division of jurisdictions
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3358

CALIFORNIA Subjurisdiction: DELHI COUNTY WATER DISTRICT
County: MERCED
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Creation of special district
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3355

CALIFORNIA Subjurisdiction: PLANADA COMMUNITY SERVICES DISTRICT
County: MERCED
Action Date: 05/07/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-2662

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: BRASELTON
County: BARROW, GWINNETT, HALL, JACKSON
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3043

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: BRASELTON
County: BARROW, GWINNETT, HALL, JACKSON
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3339

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: CALHOUN
County: GORDON
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3361

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: COLQUITT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: COLQUITT
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Nonpartisan elections
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3329

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: GAINESVILLE
County: HALL
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3378

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: JACKSON
County: BUTTS
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3370

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: LINCOLNTON
County: LINCOLN
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3327

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: MOUNT ZION
County: CARROLL
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-3037

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: OAKWOOD
County: HALL
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3325

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: PORT WENTWORTH
County: CHATHAM
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3369

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: RINGGOLD
County: CATOOSA
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3365

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: SOUTH FULTON
County: FULTON
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Boundary changes
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3316

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction: SUPERIOR COURT
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Number of officials
Implementation schedule
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3317

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: CARROLL
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3367

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: CARROLL
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3374

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Added)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3360

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: DEKALB
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3373

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: LOWNDES
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3333

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
County: THOMAS
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3375

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Referendum requirement
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3318

GEORGIA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Ballot format
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Candidate qualification procedures
Primary election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3319

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction: EAST OUACHITA PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Parish: OUACHITA
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3331

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: ST. BERNARD
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3364

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: ST. HELENA
Action Date: 06/27/2007
Election administration (Enabling legislation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-3309

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: ST. MARY
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3356

LOUISIANA Subjurisdiction:
Parish: ST. TAMMANY
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3368

MISSISSIPPI Subjurisdiction: PORT GIBSON
County: CLAIBORNE
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3351

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
County: GUILFORD
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Special election procedures (Recall)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2849

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
County: PITT
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Annexation
Related submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3189

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
County: PITT
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3371

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: LAURINBURG
County: SCOTLAND
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3330

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: MORVEN
County: ANSON
Action Date: 06/27/2007
Absentee Voting
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3313

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: ANSON
Action Date: 06/27/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3312

NORTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: VANCE
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3377

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: CHARLESTON
County: BERKELEY, CHARLESTON
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3345

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: CHEROKEE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT No1
County: CHEROKEE
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Election administration
Candidate qualification procedures
General election (Date change)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3348

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: GREER
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3366

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: MANNING
County: CLARENDON
Action Date: 07/05/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3376

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: MYRTLE BEACH
County: HORRY
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3363

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: NORTH
County: ORANGEBURG
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Plurality vote requirement
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3354

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction: OLAR
County: BAMBERG
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2676

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: HAMPTON
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Establishment of elected office
Term of office
Number of officials
Transfer of powers
Abolishment of elected office
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3346

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: HORRY
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Precinct (Name change)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3349

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: NEWBERRY
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3311

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
County: ORANGEBURG
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3326

SOUTH CAROLINA Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Primary election
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3332

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: BASTROP
County: BASTROP
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3338

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: CLEBURNE
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3315

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: ELGIN
County: BASTROP
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2955

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No176
County: FORT BEND
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-2732

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT No220
County: HARRIS
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3322

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: JOHNSON COUNTY EMERGENCY SERVICES DISTRICT
County: JOHNSON
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Election administration
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2007-2703

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: KAUFMAN COUNTY FRESH WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT No1A
County: KAUFMAN
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2739

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: KAUFMAN COUNTY FRESH WATER SUPPLY DISTRICT No1B
County: KAUFMAN
Action Date: 06/28/2007
Special election procedures (Tax)
General election (Date set)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2740

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: LIVE OAK
County: BEXAR
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3328

TEXAS Subjurisdiction: SPRING CREEK UTILITY DISTRICT
County: MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 06/26/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Touch screen)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2700

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: POLK
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Election administration (Poll workers)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2007-2935

TEXAS Subjurisdiction:
County: STEPHENS
Action Date: 07/02/2007
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3344

VIRGINIA Subjurisdiction: FRANKLIN
Action Date: 06/29/2007
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3314

VIRGINIA Subjurisdiction:
County: ROCKBRIDGE
Action Date: 07/03/2007
Tiebreaking vote
Submission received
Submission Number: 2007-3362


John Tanner
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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