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

Notice Date: 10/26/2001

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, P.O. Box 66128, Washington, D.C. 20035-6128 (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.

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: AUBURN
County: LEE
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan
Implementation schedule
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-1909

ALABAMA  Subjurisdiction: AUBURN
County: LEE
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Redistricting plan
Implementation schedule
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-1909

ALABAMA  Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2001-2478

ALABAMA  Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2001-2699

ALABAMA  Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Resubmission received
Submission Number: 2001-2764

ALABAMA  Subjurisdiction: DOTHAN
County: DALE, HENRY, HOUSTON
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3532

ALASKA  Subjurisdiction: PETERSBURG
Action Date: 10/18/2001
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Candidate qualification procedures
Procedures for filling vacancies
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3545

ALASKA  Subjurisdiction: PORT ALEXANDER
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3584

ALASKA  Subjurisdiction: SCAMMON BAY
Action Date: 10/22/2001
General election
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3493

ARIZONA  Subjurisdiction: COOLIDGE
County: PINAL
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3575

ARIZONA  Subjurisdiction: LAKE HAVASU CITY
County: MOHAVE
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2634

ARIZONA  Subjurisdiction: PEORIA
County: MARICOPA, YAVAPAI
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3577

ARIZONA  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Boundary changes
Election administration
Election administration (Enabling legislation)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3551

CALIFORNIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: LOS ANGELES
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Terms of office limitation)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3568

FLORIDA  Subjurisdiction:
County: HILLSBOROUGH
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan (Commission)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3371

GEORGIA  Subjurisdiction: GROVETOWN
County: COLUMBIA
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3576

GEORGIA  Subjurisdiction: STATESBORO
County: BULLOCH
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Council)
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-2702

GEORGIA  Subjurisdiction: STATESBORO
County: BULLOCH
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3570

GEORGIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: FORSYTH
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3588

GEORGIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: TAYLOR
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Election administration
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3579

LOUISIANA  Subjurisdiction: EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Action Date: 10/15/2001
Redistricting procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3589

LOUISIANA  Subjurisdiction: ZACHARY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Parish: EAST BATON ROUGE
Action Date: 10/15/2001
Incorporation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3505

LOUISIANA  Subjurisdiction:
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3557

LOUISIANA  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Voter registration (National Voter Registration Act)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3578

NEW YORK  Subjurisdiction: NEW YORK
Borough: BRONX, KINGS, NEW YORK
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3587

NEW YORK  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-2725

NEW YORK  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Absentee Voting (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3569

NEW YORK  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Absentee Voting (Military voters)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3597

NORTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction: DISTRICT COURT
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Nonpartisan elections
Candidate qualification procedures
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2873

NORTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Election administration
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3255

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction: GREER
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 10/17/2001
Redistricting plan (Council)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-1777

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction: MT. PLEASANT
County: CHARLESTON
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3347

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction: SPARTANBURG
County: SPARTANBURG
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3601

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
County: BEAUFORT
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3591

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
County: BEAUFORT
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3591

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
County: BERKELEY
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Polling place (Location established)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2131

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
County: KERSHAW
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Voter registration (Relocation of registrars office)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3582

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
County: RICHLAND
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Notice of withdrawal
Submission Number: 2001-2612

SOUTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Method of election (Enabling legislation)
Term of office (Four years)
Election administration
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3544

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: ALVORD
County: WISE
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Annexation
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3567

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: BIG SPRING INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: HOWARD
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3431

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: BRAZORIA COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #6
County: BRAZORIA
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Annexation
Special election procedures (Confirmation, tax, and directors)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3602

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: DALLAS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DALLAS
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3564

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: EMERALD BAY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
County: SMITH
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3594

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: GALVESTON
County: GALVESTON
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3585

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: GLASSCOCK COUNTY UNDERGROUND WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
County: GLASSCOCK
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Boundary changes
Method of election
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3595

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: HOUSTON
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS, MONTGOMERY
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3490

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: IRVING INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: DALLAS
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-2712

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: LAKESIDE WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #2-B
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Creation of special district
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Bilingual procedures
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3604

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: LOCKHART INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: CALDWELL
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Redistricting plan
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3213

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: MASON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: KIMBLE, MASON, MCCULLOCH, MENARD, SAN SABA
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Redistricting plan
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3572

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: PLANO
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3357

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: SOUTHLAKE CRIME CONTROL & PREVENTION DISTRICT
County: TARRANT
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Creation of special district
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3580

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: SULPHUR SPRINGS
County: HOPKINS
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Annexation
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2844

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: TOM BEAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: GRAYSON
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3586

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction: WESTLAKE
County: DENTON, TARRANT
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3558

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: ARCHER
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3562

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: BOSQUE
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2995

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: BURNET
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2774

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: CALHOUN
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3258

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: CHAMBERS
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3598

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: COLORADO
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3563

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: FALLS
Action Date: 10/26/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3606

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: FRIO
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3573

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: GUADALUPE
Action Date: 10/26/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3607

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: KENDALL
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3599

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: KENDALL
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3600

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: KERR
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2861

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: LEON
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2629

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: LIBERTY
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3560

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: MEDINA
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3571

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: MIDLAND
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2740

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: MIDLAND
Action Date: 10/26/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3605

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: MITCHELL
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3561

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: ORANGE
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3319

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: POTTER
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct
Polling place
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3163

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: RED RIVER
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2701

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: REEVES
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2780

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: ROCKWALL
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Redistricting plan (Justice of the peace)
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3448

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: SMITH
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan (Commissioners court)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3596

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3566

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
County: TRAVIS
Action Date: 10/26/2001
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3566

TEXAS  Subjurisdiction:
Action Date: 10/15/2001
Boundary changes (School districts)
Number of officials
Annexation (Procedures)
General election (Date set)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3506

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction: NORFOLK
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3565

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction: NORFOLK
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3494

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction: NORFOLK
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3565

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction: PETERSBURG
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3574

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction: PITTSYLVANIA COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County: PITTSYLVANIA
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-2501

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: CLARKE
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-2715

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: FAIRFAX
Action Date: 10/19/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-3559

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: HALIFAX
Action Date: 10/10/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Voter registration (Procedures)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3581

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: NOTTOWAY
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3394

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: PITTSYLVANIA
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested
Submission Number: 2001-2026

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: PITTSYLVANIA
Action Date: 10/22/2001
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Submission Number: 2001-3583

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: WESTMORELAND
Action Date: 10/24/2001
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Polling place
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3166

VIRGINIA  Subjurisdiction:
County: WESTMORELAND
Action Date: 10/25/2001
Redistricting plan (Board of supervisors)
Polling place
Additional information received
Submission Number: 2001-3166

The Attorney General made a written request for additional information with respect to the following voting changes on the date(s) indicated:

NORTH CAROLINA  Subjurisdiction:
County: LEE
Action Date: 10/23/2001
Redistricting plan
Submission Number: 2001-2560

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

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