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

Notice Date: 01/07/2000

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.


12/21/1999 - 1999-2679
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: SUWANEE
Annexation
Resubmission received

12/23/1999 - 1999-3573
    State: ARIZONA
County: PIMA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/28/1999 - 1999-4004
    State: GEORGIA
County: BURKE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

12/30/1999 - 1999-4001
    State: GEORGIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction: HENRY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

12/30/1999 - 1999-4002
    State: ALASKA
Borough: FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures
Submission received

12/30/1999 - 1999-4003
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: WILLOW FORK DRAINAGE DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

12/30/1999 - 1999-4005
    State: GEORGIA
County: HARALSON
Subjurisdiction: HARALSON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

12/30/1999 - 1999-4007
    State: GEORGIA
County: CARROLL, HARALSON
Subjurisdiction: BREMEN
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received

12/30/1999 - 1999-4008
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: HILLSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

12/30/1999 - 1999-4009
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CLAIBORNE
Subjurisdiction: CLAIBORNE PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #5
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/03/2000 - 1999-3591
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GLENDALE
Annexation
Related submission received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3613
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: CHIMNEY HILL MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Annexation
Bilingual procedures
Additional information received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3635
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GLENDALE
Annexation
Additional information received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3688
    State: TEXAS
County: LAMAR
Subjurisdiction: LAMAR COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Added)
Additional information received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3698
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: CHANDLER
Annexation
Related submission received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3826
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: CHANDLER
Annexation
Related submission received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3845
    State: TEXAS
County: COOKE
Subjurisdiction: GAINESVILLE
Annexation
Additional information received

01/03/2000 - 1999-3932
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0001
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: TEMPE
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (General election)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0002
    State: GEORGIA
County: PEACH
Subjurisdiction: BYRON
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0003
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Added)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0005
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #373
Creation of special district (Municipal utility districts)
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Bilingual procedures
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/03/2000 - 2000-0006
    State: TEXAS
County: TYLER
Subjurisdiction: TYLER COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0007
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON
Subjurisdiction: GALVESTON COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0008
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: CELINA
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0009
    State: ALABAMA
County: TALLAPOOSA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0010
    State: TEXAS
County: HOOD
Subjurisdiction: DECORDOVA
Incorporation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0011
    State: ALABAMA
County: CALHOUN
Subjurisdiction: JACKSONVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0015
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: OUACHITA
Subjurisdiction: MONROE
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0017
    State: TEXAS
County: WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Added)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0018
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: CHANDLER
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0019
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PIKE
Subjurisdiction: MCCOMB SCHOOL DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/03/2000 - 2000-0020
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: NATCHITOCHES
Subjurisdiction: VILLAGE OF POWHATAN
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0021
    State: TEXAS
County: HAMILTON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0022
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: TUNICA
Subjurisdiction: TUNICA
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0023
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BUCKEYE
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0024
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCHISE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/03/2000 - 2000-0027
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: AUBURN
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0028
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0034
    State: TEXAS
County: CORYELL, LAMPASAS
Subjurisdiction: COPPERAS COVE
Annexation
Submission received

01/03/2000 - 2000-0051
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: GRENADA
Subjurisdiction: GRENADA
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/04/2000 - 1999-3766
    State: TEXAS
County: BANDERA
Subjurisdiction: BANDERA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Notice of withdrawal

01/04/2000 - 1999-3912
    State: ALABAMA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method
Additional information received

01/04/2000 - 1999-4008
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: HILLSBORO
Annexation
Related submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0012
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0013
    State: GEORGIA
County: GRADY
Subjurisdiction: GRADY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0014
    State: TEXAS
County: GILLESPIE
Subjurisdiction: GILLESPIE COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Added)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/04/2000 - 2000-0025
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: FOREST ACRES
Annexation
Related submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0025
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: FOREST ACRES
Annexation
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0026
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: VIRGINIA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Nominating procedures (Convention)
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0029
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: PFLUGERVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0033
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: FOREST ACRES
Annexation
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0035
    State: TEXAS
County: SHACKELFORD
Subjurisdiction: ALBANY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/04/2000 - 2000-0036
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: HILLSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 1999-3609
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: BALCH SPRINGS
Special election procedures (Recall)
Additional information received

01/05/2000 - 1999-3781
    State: TEXAS
County: WICHITA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Paper ballots)
Special election procedures
Additional information received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0014
    State: TEXAS
County: GILLESPIE
Subjurisdiction: GILLESPIE COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Added)
Special election procedures (Primary)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/05/2000 - 2000-0032
    State: TEXAS
County: DUVAL
Subjurisdiction: BENAVIDES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Bilingual procedures
Additional information received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0032
    State: TEXAS
County: DUVAL
Subjurisdiction: BENAVIDES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Bilingual procedures
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0037
    State: GEORGIA
County: FORSYTH
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0037
    State: GEORGIA
County: FORSYTH
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0038
    State: GEORGIA
County: GLYNN
Subjurisdiction: GLYNN COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Referendum requirement
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0039
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction:
Annexation
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0040
    State: GEORGIA
County: CAMDEN
Subjurisdiction: KINGSLAND
Deannexation
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0041
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SUMTER
Subjurisdiction: SUMTER
Annexation
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0042
    State: GEORGIA
County: MCINTOSH
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/05/2000 - 2000-0043
    State: TEXAS
County: HAMILTON
Subjurisdiction: HAMILTON COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0044
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: POQUOSON
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0045
    State: TEXAS
County: MILAM
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0046
    State: TEXAS
County: BROOKS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0047
    State: GEORGIA
County: CLAY
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/05/2000 - 2000-0048
    State: TEXAS
County: LEON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0049
    State: TEXAS
County: LEON
Subjurisdiction: LEON COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0050
    State: TEXAS
County: LEON
Subjurisdiction: LEON COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

01/05/2000 - 2000-0058
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHESTER
Subjurisdiction: RICHBURG FIRE PROTECTION AND RESCUE OPERATIONS SPECIAL TAX
DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 1999-1775
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Method of selection (Mayor)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 1999-2975
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #368
Annexation
Resubmission received

01/06/2000 - 1999-3292
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: QUITMAN
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0052
    State: GEORGIA
County: CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Candidate qualification procedures
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/06/2000 - 2000-0053
    State: CALIFORNIA
Subjurisdiction:
Primary election (Date change)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0054
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: GULF SHORES
Annexation
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0055
    State: GEORGIA
County: PUTNAM
Subjurisdiction: PUTNAM COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0056
    State: TEXAS
County: BANDERA, BEXAR, MEDINA
Subjurisdiction: NORTHSIDE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0057
    State: TEXAS
County: BANDERA
Subjurisdiction: MEDINA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0059
    State: ALABAMA
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Constitutional amendment)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0060
    State: TEXAS
County: DUVAL
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0061
    State: GEORGIA
County: JASPER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0062
    State: GEORGIA
County: PAULDING
Subjurisdiction: HIRAM
Annexation
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0063
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: MESA
Annexation
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0064
    State: TEXAS
County: BRISCOE
Subjurisdiction: BRISCOE COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

01/06/2000 - 2000-0065
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS, MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: HOUSTON
Runoff election
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/07/2000 - 1999-3531
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BEAUFORT
Subjurisdiction: BLUFFTON
Form of government (Council-manager)
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

01/07/2000 - 1999-3609
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: BALCH SPRINGS
Special election procedures (Recall)
Additional information received

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
01/07/2000 - 1999-3489
    State: TEXAS
County: UVALDE
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Number of officials (Justice of the peace)

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

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