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

Notice Date: 05/07/99

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.


04/19/99 - 99-1052
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HINDS
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

04/27/99 - 99-1091
    State: GEORGIA
County: DECATUR
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/28/99 - 99-1212
    State: ALABAMA
County: MORGAN
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1066
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Related submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1167
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Related submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1203
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: HALIFAX
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1204
    State: GEORGIA
County: TELFAIR
Subjurisdiction: MCRAE
Annexation
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1205
    State: VIRGINIA
County: AMELIA
Subjurisdiction:
Staggered terms
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1206
    State: GEORGIA
County: CARROLL
Subjurisdiction:
Compensation
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1207
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: GILBERT
Annexation
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1208
    State: ALABAMA
County: CALHOUN
Subjurisdiction: HOBSON CITY
Deannexation
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1209
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CONCORDIA
Subjurisdiction: MONTEREY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #1
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1210
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: HARLINGEN CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/29/99 - 99-1211
    State: GEORGIA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction:
Establishment of elected office
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

04/29/99 - 99-1213
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: DILLON
Subjurisdiction: DILLON
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

04/29/99 - 99-1244
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS, WILLIAMSON
Subjurisdiction: AUSTIN
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

04/30/99 - 99-0289
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ORLEANS
Subjurisdiction: NEW ORLEANS
Precinct (Realignment)
Resubmission received

04/30/99 - 99-0601
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Deleted)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

04/30/99 - 99-0727
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: VERNON
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received

04/30/99 - 99-1214
    State: GEORGIA
County: BARROW
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Submission received

04/30/99 - 99-1215
    State: GEORGIA
County: BARROW
Subjurisdiction: BARROW COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Redistricting plan
Submission received

04/30/99 - 99-1216
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON, SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: HOOVER
Annexation
Submission received

04/30/99 - 99-1217
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PRENTISS
Subjurisdiction: JUMPERTOWN
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

05/03/99 - 97-3504
    State: ALABAMA
Subjurisdiction: ALABAMA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Method of election
Method of selection
Method of selection (Chairperson)
Plurality vote requirement
Number of officials
Election administration
Election administration (Ballots)
Candidate qualification procedures
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received

05/03/99 - 99-0573
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: BEAUFORT
Subjurisdiction: BLUFFTON
Annexation
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/03/99 - 99-0664
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: ROANOKE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

05/03/99 - 99-0903
    State: TEXAS
County: JEFFERSON, ORANGE
Subjurisdiction: PORT ARTHUR
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/03/99 - 99-1140
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Subjurisdiction: FRISCO
Annexation
Related submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1219
    State: ALABAMA
County: LAWRENCE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1220
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PIKE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1221
    State: ALABAMA
County: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: WARRIOR
Annexation
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1222
    State: TEXAS
County: GAINES
Subjurisdiction: SEMINOLE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1223
    State: VIRGINIA
Subjurisdiction: MANASSAS PARK
Voter registration (Additional location)
Voter registration (Hours)
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1224
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. LANDRY
Subjurisdiction:
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/03/99 - 99-1225
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Subjurisdiction: FRISCO
Annexation
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1226
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS, ROCKWALL
Subjurisdiction: WYLIE
Annexation
Submission received

05/03/99 - 99-1254
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CADDO
Subjurisdiction: CADDO PARISH SEWERAGE DISTRICT #2
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/03/99 - 99-1255
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CLARENDON
Subjurisdiction: SUMMERTON
Method of election (Single-member districts/at large)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 83-1490
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Annexation
Resubmission received

05/04/99 - 83-1491
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Incorporation
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 97-3504
    State: ALABAMA
Subjurisdiction: ALABAMA DEMOCRATIC PARTY
Method of election
Method of selection
Method of selection (Chairperson)
Plurality vote requirement
Number of officials
Election administration
Election administration (Ballots)
Candidate qualification procedures
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Procedures for filling vacancies
Additional information received

05/04/99 - 98-2423
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Polling place (Changed)
Resubmission received

05/04/99 - 98-3178
    State: ARIZONA
County: PINAL
Subjurisdiction: FLORENCE
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-0069
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #86
Annexation
Resubmission received

05/04/99 - 99-0513
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: MONTEREY
Subjurisdiction: MONTEREY PENINSULA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Deannexation
Resubmission received

05/04/99 - 99-0767
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: GAFFNEY
Annexation
Related submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1135
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: MONTEREY
Subjurisdiction: MONTEREY PENINSULA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of special district
Dissolution of jurisdiction
Boundary changes (Special districts)
Method of election (Enabling legislation)
Method of selection
Plurality vote requirement
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
Number of officials
Voting method (By-mail)
Procedures for filling vacancies
Compensation
Referendum requirement
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1227
    State: GEORGIA
County: DAWSON
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/04/99 - 99-1228
    State: GEORGIA
County: CHATHAM
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1229
    State: GEORGIA
County: HENRY
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1230
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: DUNCAN
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1231
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: GAFFNEY
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1232
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1233
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: WEBSTER
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1234
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: HANCOCK
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1235
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: MCALLEN
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1236
    State: TEXAS
County: HIDALGO
Subjurisdiction: MCALLEN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1237
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: MARSHALL
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1239
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE, SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction: GREER
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1240
    State: GEORGIA
County: CATOOSA
Subjurisdiction: RINGGOLD
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1245
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. HELENA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1246
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: SPARTANBURG
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1247
    State: VIRGINIA
County: HANOVER
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1248
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: LAFOURCHE
Subjurisdiction:
Election administration
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1249
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CONCORDIA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1250
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: MCCORMICK
Subjurisdiction: MCCORMICK
Annexation
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1252
    State: TEXAS
County: POLK
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1257
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: FRANKLIN
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1263
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: POINTE COUPEE
Subjurisdiction: POINTE COUPEE PARISH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1264
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: POINTE COUPEE
Subjurisdiction: POINTE COUPEE PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #5
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1265
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CALCASIEU
Subjurisdiction: CALCASIEU PARISH WATERWORKS DISTRICT #8, WARDS 3 & 8
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1266
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: CAMERON PARISH FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT #7
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1267
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: WEST CAMERON PORT, HARBOR & TERMINAL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1268
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: CAMERON PARISH WATERWORKS DISTRICT #7
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/04/99 - 99-1270
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ST. LANDRY
Subjurisdiction: ST. LANDRY PARISH EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

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

05/05/99 - 99-0885
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE, HAYS, KENDALL
Subjurisdiction: COMAL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

05/05/99 - 99-1238
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: WAYNE
Subjurisdiction:
Voter registration (Registrars hours)
Submission received

05/05/99 - 99-1241
    State: TEXAS
County: BEE, LIVE OAK, SAN PATRICIO
Subjurisdiction: MATHIS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/05/99 - 99-1242
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: LAUDERDALE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

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

05/05/99 - 99-1251
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: WESLEY CHAPEL
Annexation
Submission received

05/05/99 - 99-1253
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGHERTY
Subjurisdiction:
Ballot format
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

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

05/05/99 - 99-1258
    State: ARIZONA
County: COCONINO, YAVAPAI
Subjurisdiction: SEDONA
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/05/99 - 99-1259
    State: TEXAS
County: GREGG
Subjurisdiction: WHITE OAK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

05/05/99 - 99-1260
    State: TEXAS
County: REFUGIO
Subjurisdiction: AUSTWELL-TIVOLI INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

05/05/99 - 99-1261
    State: ALABAMA
County: LIMESTONE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

05/05/99 - 99-1262
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction: STATE COURT
Number of officials (Judgeship)
Submission received

05/05/99 - 99-1269
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: MONTGOMERY COUNTY MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT #60
Annexation
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Location established)
Absentee Voting (Location established)
Special election procedures
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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