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

Notice Date: 03/16/2001

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.


03/05/2001 - 2001-0404
    State: MISSISSIPPI
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/08/2001 - 2001-0797
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: YORK
Subjurisdiction: YORK SCHOOL DISTRICT #1
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

03/08/2001 - 2001-0844
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: YORK
Subjurisdiction: YORK SCHOOL DISTRICT #2
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

03/08/2001 - 2001-0845
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: YORK
Subjurisdiction: YORK SCHOOL DISTRICT #3
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

03/08/2001 - 2001-0846
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: YORK
Subjurisdiction: YORK SCHOOL DISTRICT #4
Candidate qualification procedures
Submission received

03/09/2001 - 2000-4122
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: BROWNSVILLE
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Number of officials (Commission)
Implementation schedule
Election administration
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Resubmission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2000-4481
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: BROWNSVILLE
Bilingual procedures (Spanish language)
Submission received

03/09/2001 - 2001-0323
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: MCALLEN
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0340
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON, RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: LEXINGTON/RICHLAND COUNTIES SCHOOL DISTRICT #5
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0437
    State: ARIZONA
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0454
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: SAN ANTONIO
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Additional information received

03/09/2001 - 2001-0485
    State: GEORGIA
County: SPALDING
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0753
    State: TEXAS
County: FAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: SCHULENBURG INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

03/09/2001 - 2001-0791
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: LEXINGTON, RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: IRMO
Annexation
Submission received

03/09/2001 - 2001-0792
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: ANDERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0793
    State: TEXAS
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: JOAQUIN
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/09/2001 - 2001-0795
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Subjurisdiction: FRISCO
Election administration
Special election procedures
Joint election procedures
Submission received

03/09/2001 - 2001-0796
    State: TEXAS
County: GARZA
Subjurisdiction: GARZA COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Districting plan
Voting method
Candidate qualifications to serve in office (Residency requirement)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0804
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: RANKIN
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/09/2001 - 2001-0853
    State: TEXAS
County: EL PASO
Subjurisdiction: CLINT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Punch card)
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0189
    State: TEXAS
County: ELLIS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/12/2001 - 2001-0452
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: LAWRENCEVILLE
Annexation
Related submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0552
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: SELMA
Election administration
Additional information received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0684
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: EDGEWOOD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Joint election procedures
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/12/2001 - 2001-0741
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: WEST MEMORIAL MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0798
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGHERTY
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/12/2001 - 2001-0799
    State: TEXAS
County: COKE
Subjurisdiction: WATER VALLEY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/12/2001 - 2001-0800
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CHOWAN
Subjurisdiction: EDENTON
Annexation
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0801
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0802
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: WICKENBURG
Annexation
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0803
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0805
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: LAWRENCEVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0807
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: SELMA
Bilingual procedures
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0808
    State: ARIZONA
County: NAVAJO
Subjurisdiction: PONDEROSA DOMESTIC WATER IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Voting method (By-mail)
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0809
    State: TEXAS
County: LIMESTONE
Subjurisdiction: GROESBECK
Annexation
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0811
    State: TEXAS
County: CALDWELL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: LULING INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/12/2001 - 2001-0812
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON, KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: KEMP INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0813
    State: TEXAS
County: ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: ORANGE COUNTY WATER CONTROL & IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/12/2001 - 2001-0814
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: CANTON
Annexation
Submission received

03/12/2001 - 2001-0824
    State: TEXAS
County: MILAM
Subjurisdiction: CAMERON
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 1997-1690
    State: TEXAS
County: BOWIE
Subjurisdiction: WAKE VILLAGE
Annexation
Additional information received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0093
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: AUSTIN
Boundary changes
Annexation
Voting qualifications/eligibility
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/13/2001 - 2001-0409
    State: TEXAS
County: FALLS, LIMESTONE, MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MART
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0410
    State: TEXAS
County: FALLS, LIMESTONE, MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MART INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0780
    State: GEORGIA
County: BULLOCH
Subjurisdiction: STATESBORO
Annexation
Additional information received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0807
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: SELMA
Bilingual procedures
Additional information received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0810
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: ROLLINGWOOD
Boundary changes
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0815
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: MESQUITE
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0816
    State: VIRGINIA
County: ACCOMACK
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0817
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: FORREST
Subjurisdiction: PETAL
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0818
    State: TEXAS
County: COLEMAN
Subjurisdiction: COLEMAN COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0819
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: KINGS
Subjurisdiction: CORCORAN
Annexation
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0820
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CLEVELAND, GASTON
Subjurisdiction: KINGS MOUNTAIN
General election (Date change)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0822
    State: TEXAS
County: MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MCGREGOR
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0823
    State: TEXAS
County: MILLS
Subjurisdiction: FOX CROSSING WATER DISTRICT
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0825
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: IRVING
Polling place (Added)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/13/2001 - 2001-0826
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0828
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: VIRGINIA BEACH
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0830
    State: TEXAS
County: GRAYSON
Subjurisdiction: GRAYSON COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT
Annexation
Joint election procedures
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0834
    State: TEXAS
County: ANGELINA
Subjurisdiction: LUFKIN
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/13/2001 - 2001-0839
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RAPIDES
Subjurisdiction: RAPIDES PARISH ROAD DISTRICT #6A
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0840
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: PFLUGERVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0842
    State: ALASKA
Borough: NORTH SLOPE
Subjurisdiction:
Nominating procedures
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0847
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: CLAY
Annexation
Submission received

03/13/2001 - 2001-0848
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS, DENTON
Subjurisdiction: LEWISVILLE
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0041
    State: GEORGIA
County: LOWNDES
Subjurisdiction: VALDOSTA
Method of selection
Resubmission received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0047
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: CLAY
Subjurisdiction: WEST POINT
Redistricting plan
Annexation
Additional information received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0405
    State: VIRGINIA
County: WARREN
Subjurisdiction:
Boundary changes
Staggered terms
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0542
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Related submission received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0562
    State: VIRGINIA
County: FAUQUIER
Subjurisdiction:
Boundary changes
Additional information received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0686
    State: TEXAS
County: WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: GEORGETOWN
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Deannexation
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0802
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: WICKENBURG
Annexation
Additional information received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0827
    State: TEXAS
County: DEWITT
Subjurisdiction: NORDHEIM INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/14/2001 - 2001-0831
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: KILLEEN
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/14/2001 - 2001-0832
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL, CORYELL
Subjurisdiction: KILLEEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/14/2001 - 2001-0833
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL, CORYELL
Subjurisdiction: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/14/2001 - 2001-0835
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Submission received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0836
    State: TEXAS
County: BOWIE
Subjurisdiction: TEXARKANA
Boundary changes
Additional information received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0837
    State: GEORGIA
County: CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/14/2001 - 2001-0838
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: FORT BEND COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #116
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/14/2001 - 2001-0841
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PEARL RIVER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0843
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFAYETTE
Subjurisdiction: YOUNGSVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

03/14/2001 - 2001-0851
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: DOWDELL PUBLIC UTILITY DISTRICT
Annexation
Submission received

03/15/2001 - 1997-1690
    State: TEXAS
County: BOWIE
Subjurisdiction: WAKE VILLAGE
Annexation
Additional information received

03/15/2001 - 2000-4352
    State: ALABAMA
County: CULLMAN
Subjurisdiction: HANCEVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0269
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND
Subjurisdiction: PLEAK
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/15/2001 - 2001-0381
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: SNELLVILLE
Annexation
Related submission received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0409
    State: TEXAS
County: FALLS, LIMESTONE, MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MART
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0410
    State: TEXAS
County: FALLS, LIMESTONE, MCLENNAN
Subjurisdiction: MART INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Additional information received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0434
    State: GEORGIA
County: COBB
Subjurisdiction: POWDER SPRINGS
Annexation
Additional information received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0735
    State: VIRGINIA
County: NORTHUMBERLAND
Subjurisdiction: NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Staggered terms
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/15/2001 - 2001-0849
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: LAKEWAY
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/15/2001 - 2001-0850
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: ANDERSON, GREENVILLE, LAURENS, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREENVILLE COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0854
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: NEWBERRY
Subjurisdiction: NEWBERRY
Annexation
Submission received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0855
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: MAGNOLIA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

03/15/2001 - 2001-0856
    State: GEORGIA
County: GWINNETT
Subjurisdiction: SNELLVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

03/16/2001 - 2001-0509
    State: TEXAS
County: BELL
Subjurisdiction: HARKER HEIGHTS
Special election procedures
Additional information received

03/16/2001 - 2001-0558
    State: TEXAS
County: SAN PATRICIO
Subjurisdiction: ODEM
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

03/16/2001 - 2001-0857
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: KINGS
Subjurisdiction: CORCORAN DISTRICT HOSPITAL
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

03/16/2001 - 2001-0858
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GLENDALE
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

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

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