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

Notice Date: 05/14/99

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.


04/26/99 - 99-1271
    State: CALIFORNIA
Subjurisdiction: SUPERIOR COURT
Consolidation of jurisdictions
Consolidation of jurisdictions (Enabling legislation)
Consolidation of jurisdictions (Procedures)
Implementation schedule
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/03/99 - 97-2854
    State: GEORGIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction: MCDONOUGH
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Related submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1275
    State: GEORGIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction: MCDONOUGH
Annexation
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-0291
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: ALAMO
Annexation
Resubmission received

05/04/99 - 99-0972
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: ALAMO
Annexation
Submission received

05/05/99 - 99-1272
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: WINCHESTER
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/05/99 - 99-1273
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS, DENTON, KAUFMAN, ROCKWALL
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/05/99 - 99-1276
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: WHITE MOUNTAIN
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

05/06/99 - 99-1159
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MCLENNAN COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

05/06/99 - 99-1274
    State: TEXAS
County: NEWTON
Subjurisdiction: NEWTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/06/99 - 99-1277
    State: VIRGINIA
County: MECKLENBURG
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/06/99 - 99-1281
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: SNELLVILLE
Referendum requirement
Submission received

05/06/99 - 99-1291
    State: TEXAS
County: EL PASO
Subjurisdiction: HORIZON CITY
Annexation
Submission received

05/07/99 - 99-0679
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Justice court)
Additional information received

05/07/99 - 99-1243
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: JOSEPH CITY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Voting method (By-mail)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/07/99 - 99-1280
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #24
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/07/99 - 99-1282
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: NOXUBEE
Subjurisdiction: NOXUBEE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/07/99 - 99-1283
    State: TEXAS
County: GRIMES
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/07/99 - 99-1284
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: VIRGINIA BEACH
Voter registration (National Voter Registration Act)
Submission received

05/07/99 - 99-1285
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: WAYNE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/07/99 - 99-1286
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PITT
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

05/07/99 - 99-1287
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
Subjurisdiction:
Campaign financing provisions (Contribution limits)
Campaign financing provisions (Disclosure requirements)
Campaign financing provisions (Spending limits)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/07/99 - 99-1288
    State: ALABAMA
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (National Voter Registration Act)
Submission received

05/10/99 - 98-1919
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration
Additional information received

05/10/99 - 99-0679
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Justice court)
Additional information received

05/10/99 - 99-0710
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Notice of withdrawal

05/10/99 - 99-0715
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: SABINE PASS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

05/10/99 - 99-0880
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: APACHE JUNCTION
Annexation
Related submission received

05/10/99 - 99-1289
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HUMPHREYS
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/10/99 - 99-1290
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS, DENTON, KAUFMAN, ROCKWALL
Subjurisdiction: DALLAS
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/10/99 - 99-1292
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: APACHE JUNCTION
Annexation
Submission received

05/10/99 - 99-1293
    State: TEXAS
County: CORYELL, LAMPASAS
Subjurisdiction: COPPERAS COVE
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Runoff)
Submission received

05/10/99 - 99-1294
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BEAUFORT
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/10/99 - 99-1295
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: FAIRHOPE
Annexation
Submission received

05/10/99 - 99-1296
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction: TANGIPAHOA PARISH GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT #5
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

05/10/99 - 99-1312
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 85-1110
    State: TEXAS
County: REEVES
Subjurisdiction: BALMORHEA
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 88-2291
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: JOSEPH CITY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/11/99 - 99-0728
    State: TEXAS
County: REAGAN
Subjurisdiction: BIG LAKE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

05/11/99 - 99-0733
    State: TEXAS
County: LIMESTONE
Subjurisdiction: MEXIA
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Retain office)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

05/11/99 - 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)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/11/99 - 99-0878
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT, WISE
Subjurisdiction: NEWARK
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

05/11/99 - 99-1298
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/11/99 - 99-1299
    State: ALABAMA
County: ETOWAH
Subjurisdiction: REECE CITY
Annexation
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1300
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: HALIFAX
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1301
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: YAZOO
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1302
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: MARSHVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1303
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: SIENNA PLANTATION MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #2
Annexation
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1304
    State: GEORGIA
County: MONROE
Subjurisdiction: FORSYTH
Annexation
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1305
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RED RIVER
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1306
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: LAKE CHARLES
Annexation
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1307
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: DE SOTO
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1308
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CLAIBORNE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1309
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: SKAGWAY
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1310
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: SUNFLOWER
Subjurisdiction: INVERNESS
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1311
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHATHAM
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1313
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: WHITE MOUNTAIN
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/11/99 - 99-1315
    State: TEXAS
County: MIDLAND
Subjurisdiction: MIDLAND
Annexation
Submission received

05/11/99 - 99-1316
    State: ALASKA
Borough: MATANUSKA-SUSITNA
Subjurisdiction: WASILLA
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Submission received

05/12/99 - 88-2291
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: JOSEPH CITY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/12/99 - 98-1919
    State: FLORIDA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Election administration
Additional information received

05/12/99 - 99-0693
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON
Subjurisdiction: DICKINSON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/12/99 - 99-0706
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

05/12/99 - 99-0751
    State: ARIZONA
County: SANTA CRUZ
Subjurisdiction: PATAGONIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #6
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/12/99 - 99-0820
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: MCCORMICK
Subjurisdiction: MCCORMICK COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

05/12/99 - 99-1093
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: INDIAN TRAIL
Annexation
Related submission received

05/12/99 - 99-1256
    State: ARIZONA
County: SANTA CRUZ
Subjurisdiction: PATAGONIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #6
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Related submission received

05/12/99 - 99-1314
    State: ARIZONA
County: SANTA CRUZ
Subjurisdiction: PATAGONIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #6
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

05/12/99 - 99-1317
    State: ALASKA
Borough: NORTHWEST ARCTIC
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

05/12/99 - 99-1318
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGHERTY
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/12/99 - 99-1319
    State: ALABAMA
County: FRANKLIN
Subjurisdiction: RUSSELLVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

05/12/99 - 99-1324
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: INDIAN TRAIL
Annexation
Submission received

05/12/99 - 99-1326
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/13/99 - 99-0679
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CHICKASAW
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Justice court)
Additional information received

05/13/99 - 99-0706
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

05/13/99 - 99-0739
    State: TEXAS
County: MCCULLOCH
Subjurisdiction: BRADY
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received

05/13/99 - 99-0956
    State: TEXAS
County: NUECES
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Lieutenant governor)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/13/99 - 99-1320
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: ADAMS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/13/99 - 99-1321
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: TALLAHATCHIE
Subjurisdiction: WEBB
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

05/13/99 - 99-1322
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: COAHOMA
Subjurisdiction: CLARKSDALE
Referendum requirement
Submission received

05/13/99 - 99-1323
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #155
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/13/99 - 99-1325
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/13/99 - 99-1327
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: DE SOTO
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/13/99 - 99-1328
    State: GEORGIA
County: WALTON
Subjurisdiction: JERSEY
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

05/14/99 - 99-0706
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

The following occurred on the date(s) indicated with respect to the filing of a declaratory judgment action seeking release from coverage under Section 5 ("Bailout").
04/14/99 - 99-1331
    State: VIRGINIA
County: FREDERICK
Subjurisdiction:
Bailout

04/21/99 - 99-1330
    State: VIRGINIA
County: SHENANDOAH
Subjurisdiction:
Bailout

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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