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

Notice Date: 08/06/98

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 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:


06/16/98 - 97-4151
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: IBERVILLE
Subjurisdiction: IBERVILLE PARISH COMMUNICATIONS DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

06/17/98 - 98-2628
    State: GEORGIA
County: COWETA
Subjurisdiction: NEWNAN
Annexation
Submission received

07/23/98 - 98-2594
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: CYPRESS-FAIRBANKS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/27/98 - 98-2596
    State: ALASKA
Borough: KENAI PENINSULA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method
Submission received

07/27/98 - 98-2597
    State: GEORGIA
County: LANIER
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/30/98 - 98-2131
    State: TEXAS
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Act Number: 975 Act Date: 1995
Annexation (enabling legislation)
Additional information received

07/30/98 - 98-2593
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Campaign financing provisions
Submission received

07/30/98 - 98-2598
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BARNWELL
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (realignment)
Submission received

07/30/98 - 98-2644
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASCENSION
Subjurisdiction: ASCENSION PARISH LAW ENFORCEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

07/31/98 - 96-1254
    State: TEXAS
County: MIDLAND
Subjurisdiction: MIDLAND COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Bilingual procedures (spanish language)
Submission received

07/31/98 - 98-1365
    State: TEXAS
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Procedures for filling vacancies (judgeship)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/31/98 - 98-2102
    State: TEXAS
County: ELLIS
Subjurisdiction: ELLIS COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #8
Special election procedures (referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/31/98 - 98-2441
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Related submission received

07/31/98 - 98-2599
    State: TEXAS
County: POTTER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

07/31/98 - 98-2600
    State: GEORGIA
County: RANDOLPH
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/31/98 - 98-2601
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: ALCORN
Subjurisdiction: GLEN
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

07/31/98 - 98-2602
    State: VIRGINIA
County: AUGUSTA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/31/98 - 98-2603
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON
Annexation
Submission received

07/31/98 - 98-2604
    State: TEXAS
County: ELLIS
Subjurisdiction: MIDLOTHIAN
Annexation
Submission received

07/31/98 - 98-2605
    State: TEXAS
County: WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: CEDAR PARK
Special election procedures
Submission received

07/31/98 - 98-2606
    State: TEXAS
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: BARBERS HILL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (added)
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/31/98 - 98-2633
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: SPARTANBURG COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Abolishment of elected office
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-1365
    State: TEXAS
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Procedures for filling vacancies (judgeship)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2034
    State: ALASKA
Borough: MATANUSKA-SUSITNA
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2056
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: JACINTO CITY
Precinct (consolidation)
Polling place (consolidation)
Bilingual procedures (spanish language)
Special election procedures (charter amendment)
Additional information received

08/03/98 - 98-2091
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: BERTIE
Subjurisdiction: ASKEWVILLE
Annexation
Additional information received

08/03/98 - 98-2139
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Special election procedures (referendum)
Related submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2183
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGLAS
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Additional information received

08/03/98 - 98-2309
    State: VIRGINIA
County: KING GEORGE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2414
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Related submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2431
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: SCOTT
Annexation
Additional information received

08/03/98 - 98-2464
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2468
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2483
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Related submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2516
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Related submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2607
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CONCORDIA
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2608
    State: TEXAS
County: JONES
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Absentee voting (hours)
Absentee voting (location established)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2609
    State: VIRGINIA
County:
Subjurisdiction: FALLS CHURCH
Voter registration (relocation of registrars office)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2610
    State: ALABAMA
County: LAUDERDALE
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee voting (hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2611
    State: GEORGIA
County: WHITE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2613
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee voting (additional location)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2614
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: FARMERSVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee voting (hours)
Absentee voting (location changed)
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2615
    State: GEORGIA
County: WILKES
Subjurisdiction: WASHINGTON
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2616
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRISON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2617
    State: GEORGIA
County: DEKALB, FULTON
Subjurisdiction: ATLANTA
Precinct (consolidation)
Precinct (deleted)
Polling place (consolidation)
Voting method (machine)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2618
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GASTON
Subjurisdiction: CHERRYVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2619
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: FLORENCE
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Annexation
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2620
    State: TEXAS
County: RUSK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2634
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: CONWAY
Annexation
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2636
    State: VIRGINIA
County:
Subjurisdiction: VIRGINIA BEACH
Voter registration
Voter registration (additional location)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2637
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/03/98 - 98-2638
    State: ALASKA
Borough:
Subjurisdiction: WHITTIER
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2639
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PITT
Subjurisdiction: WINTERVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2640
    State: TEXAS
County: MIDLAND
Subjurisdiction:
Boundary changes
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2641
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CLEVELAND
Subjurisdiction: SHELBY
Annexation
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2642
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE, MADISON
Subjurisdiction: MADISON
Annexation
Submission received

08/03/98 - 98-2645
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: AUBURN
Annexation
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2264
    State: TEXAS
County: MILAM
Subjurisdiction: ROCKDALE
Special election procedures (vacancy)
Additional information received

08/04/98 - 98-2395
    State: VIRGINIA
County: FAIRFAX
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/04/98 - 98-2612
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHATTOOGA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2622
    State: TEXAS
County: MILAM
Subjurisdiction: ROCKDALE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/04/98 - 98-2623
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RAPIDES
Subjurisdiction: RAPIDES PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #12
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

08/04/98 - 98-2624
    State: GEORGIA
County: GREENE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (tax)
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2625
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: CARROLL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee voting
Special election procedures (bond election)
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2626
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCHISE
Subjurisdiction: SIERRA VISTA
Annexation
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2627
    State: TEXAS
County: HOWARD
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (consolidation)
Polling place (consolidation)
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2629
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN
Subjurisdiction: CELINA
Annexation
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2630
    State: TEXAS
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2631
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: BEAUMONT
Annexation
Submission received

08/04/98 - 98-2632
    State: GEORGIA
County: WHITE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (referendum)
Submission received

08/05/98 - 98-2632
    State: FLORIDA
County:
Subjurisdiction:
Act Number: 120 Act Date: 1998
Voter registration (procedures)
Act Number: 129 Act Date: 1998
Purge/reidentification of voters
Voter registration
Voter registration (procedures)
Absentee voting

08/05/98 - 98-2077
    State: GEORGIA
County: BARROW
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (added)
Precinct (deleted)
Precinct (realignment)
Polling place (added)
Additional information received

08/05/98 - 98-2101
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (changed)
Polling place (name change)
Additional information received

08/06/98 - 98-2091
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: BERTIE
Subjurisdiction: ASKEWVILLE
Annexation
Additional information received

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section >

Updated August 6, 2015

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