Author Archives: NMHouse2015

12 Jan
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Rep. Nate Gentry Pushes House to Protect Transparency

Santa Fe, NM – Rep. Nate Gentry (R-Bernalillo) pre-filed legislation to ensure New Mexicans have immediate access to all legislation presented on the floor of the House of Representatives. House Resolution 1 would change the rules of the New Mexico ...

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12 Jan
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Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes Continues Effort to Renew Solar Tax Credit

Santa Fe, NM – Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes (R-Bernalillo) has pre-filed legislation to renew the state’s residential solar tax credit, which demonstrates her continued support for New Mexico’s burgeoning solar industry. The legislation proposed by Maestas Barnes would renew the expired ...

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10 Jan
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Rep. Kelly Fajardo Renews Fight to Protect NM Children from Sexual Predators

Santa Fe, NM – Rep. Kelly Fajardo (R-Valencia) has pre-filed legislation to protect New Mexico’s children from receiving pornographic images from sexual predators. The bill, House Bill 71, marks the fourth time Fajardo has sponsored this effort. Fajardo’s proposal would clarify ...

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16 Dec
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Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes Pre-Files Bill to Expand “Baby Brianna’s Law”

Santa Fe, NM – Today Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes pre-filed a bill to broaden “Baby Brianna’s Law,” which would make all acts of intentional child abuse resulting in the death of the child punishable by life imprisonment regardless of the age ...

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15 Dec
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Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes Pre-Files Legislation to Combat Reckless Driving

Santa Fe, NM – Rep. Sarah Maestas Barnes pre-filed legislation today aimed at reducing reckless driving incidents on New Mexico’s roads. Her proposal, House Bill 23, would make the crime of reckless driving resulting in death a second-degree felony with ...

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12 Oct
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Rep. Sharon Clahchischilliage Protects School District Funding

Saves $461,940 for Central Consolidated School District Santa Fe, NM – Rep. Sharon Clahchischilliage worked with House Republicans to block an attempt by the Senate to raid $25 million from New Mexico school districts. Under the Senate plan, Central Consolidated ...

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06 Oct
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Senate Democrats Turn Their Backs on Crime Victims

Santa Fe, NM – Despite personal pleas from New Mexicans who have lost loved ones to violent crime, New Mexico Senate Democrats have turned their backs and refused to vote on the three crime bills that passed the House. The three ...

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06 Oct
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Senate Agrees to House Budget Plan

Santa Fe, NM – Today the Senate adopted all of the budget bills crafted by the House during the past week without significant debate. “The past three days have been time well spent,” said House Majority Leader Nate Gentry. “By taking ...

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06 Oct
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Rep. Andy Nuñez Statement on House Passage of Legislation to Reinstate Death Penalty

Santa Fe, NM — Despite long-winded attempts by House Democrats to stall consideration of legislation to reinstate the death penalty, it passed the House early this morning. House Bill 7 would give prosecutors the option to pursue the death penalty in ...

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06 Oct
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Rep. Monica Youngblood Statement on House Passage of Legislation to Reinstate Death Penalty

Santa Fe, NM — Despite long-winded attempts by House Democrats to stall consideration of legislation to reinstate the death penalty, it passed the House early this morning. House Bill 7 would give prosecutors the option to pursue the death penalty in ...

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