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

Notice Date: 07/14/2000

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/sec_5/notices.htm 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.


07/03/2000 - 2000-2594
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DORCHESTER
Subjurisdiction: SUMMERVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/03/2000 - 2000-2595
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DORCHESTER
Subjurisdiction: DORCHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT #4
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/05/2000 - 2000-0454
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: FAIRHOPE
Annexation
Additional information received

07/05/2000 - 2000-1275
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: FAIRHOPE
Annexation
Additional information received

07/05/2000 - 2000-2506
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: FAIRHOPE
Annexation
Additional information received

07/05/2000 - 2000-2748
    State: ALABAMA
County: TALLAPOOSA
Subjurisdiction: DADEVILLE
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Submission received

07/05/2000 - 2000-2750
    State: ALABAMA
County: MARENGO
Subjurisdiction: SWEET WATER
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

07/05/2000 - 2000-2751
    State: GEORGIA
County: HALL
Subjurisdiction: OAKWOOD
Annexation
Submission received

07/05/2000 - 2000-2752
    State: ALABAMA
County: TALLADEGA
Subjurisdiction: LINCOLN
Election administration
Submission received

07/05/2000 - 2000-2754
    State: ALABAMA
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

07/06/2000 - 2000-0631
    State: VIRGINIA
County: NORTHAMPTON
Subjurisdiction:
Limited redistricting
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

07/06/2000 - 2000-0634
    State: VIRGINIA
County: NORTHAMPTON
Subjurisdiction: NASSAWADOX
Annexation
Additional information received

07/06/2000 - 2000-2746
    State: FLORIDA
County: COLLIER
Subjurisdiction: COLLIER COUNTY MOSQUITO CONTROL DISTRICT
Boundary changes (Special districts)
Submission received

07/06/2000 - 2000-2747
    State: ALABAMA
County: CULLMAN
Subjurisdiction: CULLMAN
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures
Submission received

07/06/2000 - 2000-2749
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS, WALLER
Subjurisdiction: WALLER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/07/2000 - 2000-0422
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: LYNCHBURG
Voter registration (Relocation of registrars office)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/07/2000 - 2000-2594
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DORCHESTER
Subjurisdiction: SUMMERVILLE SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Candidate qualification procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/07/2000 - 2000-2753
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: ANCHORAGE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/07/2000 - 2000-2756
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON, TARRANT, WISE
Subjurisdiction: NORTHWEST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/07/2000 - 2000-2757
    State: TEXAS
County: HARTLEY
Subjurisdiction: CHANNING
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/07/2000 - 2000-2758
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PASQUOTANK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

07/07/2000 - 2000-2759
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: GARDENDALE
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/07/2000 - 2000-2760
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: ALEXANDRIA
Polling place (Changed)
Election administration (Polling place procedures)
Submission received

07/07/2000 - 2000-2761
    State: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

07/07/2000 - 2000-2762
    State: TEXAS
County: ELLIS
Subjurisdiction: MIDLOTHIAN WATER DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

07/07/2000 - 2000-2763
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: CHIMNEY HILL MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

07/07/2000 - 2000-2772
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CUMBERLAND
Subjurisdiction: FAYETTEVILLE
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Number of officials (City council)
Full vote on elected body (Mayor)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 1989-1433
    State: ALABAMA
County: ST. CLAIR
Subjurisdiction: RAGLAND
Candidate qualification procedures (Fees)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2074
    State: GEORGIA
County: WHITFIELD
Subjurisdiction: DALTON
Annexation
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2124
    State: GEORGIA
County: BARROW, GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: AUBURN
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2142
    State: ALABAMA
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: MONTEVALLO
Redistricting plan
Additional information received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2439
    State: TEXAS
County: KERR
Subjurisdiction: LAKE INGRAM ESTATES ROAD DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Related submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2556
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: CHANDLER
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2660
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: CALCASIEU PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #1, WARD 1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2764
    State: ALABAMA
County: CLARKE
Subjurisdiction: GROVE HILL
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2765
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHARLESTON
Subjurisdiction: SEABROOK ISLAND
General election (Date change)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2766
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: STALLINGS
Annexation
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2767
    State: ALASKA
Borough: NORTH SLOPE
Subjurisdiction: BARROW
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2768
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2769
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: ABBEVILLE, GREENWOOD, LAURENS
Subjurisdiction: WARE SHOALS
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/10/2000 - 2000-2771
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: SPARTANBURG
Annexation
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2773
    State: TEXAS
County: KERR
Subjurisdiction: LAKE INGRAM ESTATES ROAD DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2775
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: CROSBY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

07/10/2000 - 2000-2780
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENWOOD
Subjurisdiction: TROY
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/10/2000 - 2000-2782
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENWOOD
Subjurisdiction: HODGES
Election administration
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/10/2000 - 2000-2801
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: MANASSAS PARK
Polling place
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 1998-0992
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: DE SOTO
Subjurisdiction: HERNANDO
Annexation
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 1999-0040
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BOSSIER
Subjurisdiction: HAUGHTON
Annexation
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 1999-0608
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BOSSIER
Subjurisdiction: HAUGHTON
Annexation
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 2000-0350
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: DE SOTO
Subjurisdiction: HERNANDO
Redistricting plan (Board of alderpersons)
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 2000-1067
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction: CLEBURNE
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-1591
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: YAZOO
Subjurisdiction: YAZOO CITY PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Resubmission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-1925
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON
Subjurisdiction: CLEBURNE
Annexation
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2099
    State: GEORGIA
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction: CEDARTOWN
Annexation
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2099
    State: GEORGIA
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction: CEDARTOWN
Annexation
Related submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2186
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: MERCEDES
Annexation
Related submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2316
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ALLEN
Subjurisdiction: OAKDALE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2572
    State: ALABAMA
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: GRANT
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2648
    State: CALIFORNIA
Subjurisdiction: SUPERIOR COURT
Consolidation of jurisdictions
Number of officials (Judgeship)
Additional information received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2776
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ALLEN
Subjurisdiction: OAKDALE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2777
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: MERCEDES
Annexation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2778
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction:
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2783
    State: TEXAS
County: MCMULLEN
Subjurisdiction: MCMULLEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Name change)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2784
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LA SALLE
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2785
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2786
    State: ALABAMA
County: BALDWIN
Subjurisdiction: FAIRHOPE
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2787
    State: ALABAMA
County: CLAY
Subjurisdiction: LINEVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2788
    State: ALABAMA
County: COVINGTON
Subjurisdiction: OPP
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2789
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CUMBERLAND
Subjurisdiction: FAYETTEVILLE
Compensation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2790
    State: VIRGINIA
County: ARLINGTON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2791
    State: TEXAS
County: FALLS
Subjurisdiction: ROSEBUD
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2792
    State: GEORGIA
County: PEACH
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2793
    State: ALABAMA
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: BOAZ
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2794
    State: GEORGIA
County: WARREN
Subjurisdiction: NORWOOD
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2795
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: NATCHITOCHES
Subjurisdiction: NATCHITOCHES
Annexation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2796
    State: VIRGINIA
County: BRUNSWICK
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2797
    State: GEORGIA
County: FULTON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2798
    State: VIRGINIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2799
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Subjurisdiction: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH LAW ENFORCEMENT DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2802
    State: TEXAS
County: HAYS
Subjurisdiction: WIMBERLEY
Incorporation
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2803
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DARLINGTON
Subjurisdiction: HARTSVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2804
    State: ALABAMA
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction: GRANT
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2805
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2806
    State: TEXAS
County: BASTROP
Subjurisdiction: BASTROP COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #3
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/11/2000 - 2000-2807
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: OUACHITA
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2808
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: BROOKSIDE
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2809
    State: ALABAMA
County: DE KALB
Subjurisdiction: COLLINSVILLE
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2810
    State: ALABAMA
County: LAMAR
Subjurisdiction: KENNEDY
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2811
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: PEARLAND
Annexation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2812
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: MEMORIAL HILLS UTILITY DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2813
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: RANKIN
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2814
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: PITT
Subjurisdiction: WINTERVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

07/11/2000 - 2000-2815
    State: GEORGIA
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction: CEDARTOWN
Annexation
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2231
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: WINCHESTER
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/12/2000 - 2000-2375
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: SMYRNA
Annexation
Related submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2693
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: MARIETTA
Annexation
Additional information received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2816
    State: VIRGINIA
County: DICKENSON
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2817
    State: VIRGINIA
County: SPOTSYLVANIA
Subjurisdiction:
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2818
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: HOKE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2819
    State: TEXAS
County: KENDALL
Subjurisdiction: BOERNE
Annexation
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2820
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: SMYRNA
Annexation
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2821
    State: ALABAMA
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: FAYETTE
Annexation
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2822
    State: ALABAMA
County: TUSCALOOSA
Subjurisdiction: VANCE
Annexation
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2823
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GUILFORD
Subjurisdiction: HIGH POINT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2824
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction: PORT ALEXANDER
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2825
    State: ARIZONA
County: MOHAVE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2826
    State: ALABAMA
County: GENEVA
Subjurisdiction: HARTFORD
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/12/2000 - 2000-2827
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

07/12/2000 - 2000-2828
    State: ALABAMA
County: MADISON
Subjurisdiction: NEW HOPE
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Submission received

07/13/2000 - 2000-1659
    State: VIRGINIA
County: LOUDOUN
Subjurisdiction: PURCELLVILLE
Annexation
Resubmission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/13/2000 - 2000-2230
    State: ALABAMA
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: ALABASTER
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Additional information received

07/13/2000 - 2000-2302
    State: VIRGINIA
County: LOUDOUN
Subjurisdiction: PURCELLVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

07/13/2000 - 2000-2829
    State: TEXAS
County: SUTTON
Subjurisdiction: SUTTON COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

07/13/2000 - 2000-2830
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SUMTER
Subjurisdiction: MAYESVILLE
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

07/13/2000 - 2000-2832
    State: GEORGIA
County: HOUSTON
Subjurisdiction: HOUSTON COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

07/13/2000 - 2000-2833
    State: ALASKA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

07/13/2000 - 2000-2834
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: NORTHWEST HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #30
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:
07/10/2000 - 2000-2230
    State: ALABAMA
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: ALABASTER
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district

07/11/2000 - 2000-1992
    State: GEORGIA
County: TATTNALL
Subjurisdiction: REIDSVILLE
Plurality vote requirement

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

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