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

Notice Date: 02/26/99

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.


02/16/99 - 99-0036
    State: ALASKA
Borough: KODIAK ISLAND
Subjurisdiction: LARSEN BAY
Incorporation
Form of government
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0051
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: WEBSTER
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Deconsolidation)
Additional information received

02/19/99 - 99-0183
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GUILFORD
Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
Annexation
Related submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0245
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: FOREST ACRES
Annexation
Related submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0368
    State: TEXAS
County: COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: NEW BRAUNFELS
Annexation
Additional information received

02/19/99 - 99-0378
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: KELLER
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received

02/19/99 - 99-0433
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: PEARLAND
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0448
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction: FOREST ACRES
Annexation
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0449
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS, ROBERTSON
Subjurisdiction: BRYAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/19/99 - 99-0450
    State: VIRGINIA
County: CRAIG
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan
Number of officials
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0452
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GUILFORD
Subjurisdiction: GREENSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0453
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR
Subjurisdiction: WINDCREST
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0457
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: NORTH GRAND PRAIRIE
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0458
    State: TEXAS
County: DENTON
Subjurisdiction: HIGHLAND VILLAGE
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/19/99 - 99-0459
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: CLEVELAND
Subjurisdiction: BOILING SPRINGS
Election administration
Submission received

02/19/99 - 99-0460
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: ARLINGTON
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Election administration (Notice procedures)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/19/99 - 99-0473
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: KELLER
Runoff election (Date set)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/19/99 - 99-0579
    State: VIRGINIA
County: CRAIG
Subjurisdiction: CRAIG COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Method of election (Single-member districts)
Redistricting plan
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0064
    State: GEORGIA
Subjurisdiction: STATE COURT
Nonpartisan elections
Additional information received

02/22/99 - 99-0072
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction: HARD TIMES GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0117
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ONSLOW
Subjurisdiction: JACKSONVILLE
Annexation
Related submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0123
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: MYRTLE BEACH
Annexation
Related submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0434
    State: ALABAMA
County: LEE
Subjurisdiction: OPELIKA
Annexation
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0435
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0436
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: SCOTLAND
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0437
    State: ALABAMA
County: CHAMBERS
Subjurisdiction: VALLEY
Annexation
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0438
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: GEORGE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0439
    State: TEXAS
County: JOHNSON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: BURLESON
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0440
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: HORRY
Subjurisdiction: MYRTLE BEACH
Annexation
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0441
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: DUNCANVILLE
Voting method (Electronic)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0442
    State: TEXAS
County: THROCKMORTON
Subjurisdiction: THROCKMORTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0443
    State: TEXAS
County: RUNNELS
Subjurisdiction: BALLINGER INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0444
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: HUTCHINS
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0445
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA
Subjurisdiction: HILLCREST VILLAGE
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0446
    State: GEORGIA
County: DEKALB
Subjurisdiction: AVONDALE ESTATES
Election administration (Charter amendment)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0447
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ONSLOW
Subjurisdiction: JACKSONVILLE
Annexation
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0451
    State: TEXAS
County: PECOS
Subjurisdiction: FORT STOCKTON INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0454
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: FARMERS BRANCH
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0455
    State: TEXAS
County: HENDERSON, KAUFMAN
Subjurisdiction: SEVEN POINTS
Annexation
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0456
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: CIBOLO CREEK MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY
Polling place
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0461
    State: TEXAS
County: CALDWELL, GUADALUPE, HAYS
Subjurisdiction: SAN MARCOS CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0462
    State: TEXAS
County: TRAVIS
Subjurisdiction: WESTBANK COMMUNITY LIBRARY DISTRICT
Polling place (Added)
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0463
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON
Subjurisdiction: SANTA FE
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0464
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: PERRY
Subjurisdiction: NEW AUGUSTA
Special election procedures
Submission received

02/22/99 - 99-0465
    State: GEORGIA
County: DOUGHERTY
Subjurisdiction: DOUGHERTY COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0466
    State: TEXAS
County: NUECES
Subjurisdiction: DRISCOLL INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0467
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: STONE
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Polling place (Added)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0468
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: SCOTTSDALE
Precinct (Added)
Precinct (Realignment)
Election administration (Charter amendment)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/22/99 - 99-0475
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: LEAGUE CITY
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0117
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: ONSLOW
Subjurisdiction: JACKSONVILLE
Annexation
Additional information received

02/23/99 - 99-0141
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: UNION
Subjurisdiction: WESLEY CHAPEL
Annexation
Additional information received

02/23/99 - 99-0469
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: WAYNE
Subjurisdiction: GOLDSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0470
    State: CALIFORNIA
Subjurisdiction:
Incorporation (Cities)
Boundary changes
Voter registration (Procedures)
Ballot format
Election administration
Voting qualifications/eligibility (Special districts)
Candidate qualifications to serve in office
Special election procedures
Campaign financing provisions
Campaign financing provisions (Contribution limits)
Referendum requirement
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0471
    State: TEXAS
County: GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction:
Polling place (Location deleted)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0472
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE, NASH
Subjurisdiction: ROCKY MOUNT
Annexation
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0474
    State: TEXAS
County: CAMERON
Subjurisdiction: RIO HONDO
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0475
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: LEAGUE CITY
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

02/23/99 - 99-0476
    State: TEXAS
County: HOOD
Subjurisdiction: GRANBURY
Annexation
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0477
    State: TEXAS
County: CULBERSON
Subjurisdiction: VAN HORN
Annexation
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0478
    State: TEXAS
County: UPTON
Subjurisdiction: MCCAMEY
Voting method
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0479
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: CATAHOULA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0480
    State: TEXAS
County: WARD
Subjurisdiction: MONAHANS
Annexation
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0481
    State: TEXAS
County: DALLAS, DENTON, TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: COPPELL
Voting method (Electronic)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0482
    State: GEORGIA
County: COWETA
Subjurisdiction: GRANTVILLE
Term of office (Four years)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0483
    State: MISSISSIPPI
County: COPIAH
Subjurisdiction: CRYSTAL SPRINGS
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0485
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: JEFFERSON
Subjurisdiction: JEFFERSON PARISH JUDICIAL ENFORCEMENT DISTRICT
Creation of judicial district
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0486
    State: TEXAS
County: MIDLAND
Subjurisdiction: MIDLAND INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0491
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: SCHERTZ-CIBOLO-UNIVERSAL CITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0492
    State: TEXAS
County: GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: CIBOLO
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0493
    State: TEXAS
County: BEXAR, COMAL, GUADALUPE
Subjurisdiction: SCHERTZ
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0505
    State: TEXAS
County: HOOD
Subjurisdiction: TOLAR
Polling place (Changed)
Submission received

02/23/99 - 99-0513
    State: CALIFORNIA
County: MONTEREY
Subjurisdiction: MONTEREY PENINSULA WATER MANAGEMENT DISTRICT
Deannexation
Submission received

02/24/99 - 98-3636
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: BEAUREGARD
Subjurisdiction: BEAUREGARD PARISH WATERWORKS DISTRICT #2
Creation of special district (Water districts)
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

02/24/99 - 99-0011
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: RICHLAND
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Notice of withdrawal
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/24/99 - 99-0487
    State: TEXAS
County: FORT BEND, HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: MISSOURI CITY
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Absentee Voting (Additional location)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Charter amendment)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0488
    State: TEXAS
County: GALVESTON
Subjurisdiction: TEXAS CITY
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/24/99 - 99-0489
    State: TEXAS
County: CALDWELL, HAYS
Subjurisdiction: SAN MARCOS
Polling place (Added)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Runoff election (Date set)
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0490
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZORIA
Subjurisdiction: ALVIN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/24/99 - 99-0496
    State: TEXAS
County: NUECES
Subjurisdiction: BISHOP
Polling place (Changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0497
    State: TEXAS
County: NUECES
Subjurisdiction: BISHOP CONSOLIDATED INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Voting method (Optical scan ballots)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0498
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DALLAS
Subjurisdiction: RICHARDSON
Joint election procedures
Runoff election (Date set)
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0499
    State: SOUTH CAROLINA
County: GREENVILLE
Subjurisdiction: MAULDIN
Annexation
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0500
    State: TEXAS
County: MONTGOMERY
Subjurisdiction: STAGECOACH
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0501
    State: TEXAS
County: HALE
Subjurisdiction: PLAINVIEW INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Polling place (Changed)
Joint election procedures
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/24/99 - 99-0502
    State: TEXAS
County: HILL
Subjurisdiction: HILLSBORO
Annexation
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0503
    State: TEXAS
County: CHEROKEE
Subjurisdiction: RUSK
Annexation
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0504
    State: TEXAS
County: HARRIS
Subjurisdiction: HARRIS COUNTY RURAL FIRE PREVENTION DISTRICT #10
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

02/24/99 - 99-0506
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS
Subjurisdiction: COLLEGE STATION
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0002
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TENSAS
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Notice of withdrawal

02/25/99 - 99-0025
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: TANGIPAHOA
Subjurisdiction:
Precinct (Realignment)
Notice of withdrawal

02/25/99 - 99-0072
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: ASSUMPTION
Subjurisdiction: HARD TIMES GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/25/99 - 99-0104
    State: TEXAS
County: WISE
Subjurisdiction: RUNAWAY BAY
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

02/25/99 - 99-0142
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: EDGECOMBE
Subjurisdiction: LEGGETT
Term of office (Four years)
Additional information received

02/25/99 - 99-0241
    State: TEXAS
County: REEVES
Subjurisdiction: PECOS-BARSTOW-TOYAH INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Election administration
Additional information received

02/25/99 - 99-0506
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS
Subjurisdiction: COLLEGE STATION
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

02/25/99 - 99-0507
    State: LOUISIANA
Parish: AVOYELLES
Subjurisdiction:
Redistricting plan (Police jury)
Precinct
Polling place
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0509
    State: TEXAS
County: BRAZOS
Subjurisdiction: BRYAN
Annexation
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0510
    State: ALABAMA
County: SHELBY
Subjurisdiction: CHELSEA
Annexation
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0511
    State: TEXAS
County: TARRANT
Subjurisdiction: EVERMAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Precinct (Added)
Polling place (Added)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0512
    State: TEXAS
County: COLLIN, DENTON
Subjurisdiction: PLANO
Polling place (Changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Joint election procedures
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0514
    State: NORTH CAROLINA
County: GRANVILLE
Subjurisdiction: OXFORD
Annexation
Submission received

02/25/99 - 99-0515
    State: ARIZONA
County: MARICOPA
Subjurisdiction: BALSZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT #31
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

Elizabeth Johnson
Chief, Voting Section
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Updated August 6, 2015

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