County of James City, Virginia Public Notice
May 12, 2011
Pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1973b, the County of James City (“the County”) gives NOTICE that it intends to commence an action in the U. S. District Court in D.C. seeking a declaratory judgment under the Voting Rights Act of 1965, as amended. The purpose of the action is to seek a declaration from the court that the County is in full compliance with the Voting Rights Act, thereby providing the County with an exemption (known as a “bailout”) from the special provisions of the Voting Rights Act.
Any person desiring information on the bailout lawsuit may contact Leo P. Rogers, County Attorney, at (757) 253-6614.
ROBERT C. MIDDAUGH
Clerk to the Board of Supervisors
James City County, Virginia