NM State Legislative Bill Tracker 2023

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Every day that the 2023 NM Legislature is in session, we’ll be updating the list of legislation we’re following–the good, the bad, and the ugly. Note that this list isn’t meant to be exhaustive in any of the issue area categories outlined below–we’re simply giving you a quick reference to the bills we’re tracking most closely  New legislation is being added all the time, so please return for new bills and updates to bills’ progression (or tabling)  through committees and to the House and Senate chambers.

💚 – Bill we support; actively moving through session

🟩 – Bill we oppose; actively moving through session

💛 – Bill we support; alive and awaiting scheduling in committee or chamber floor

🟨 – Bill we oppose, alive and awaiting scheduling in committee or chamber floor

❤️ – Bill we support; tabled or defeated

🛑 – Bill we oppose; tabled or defeated

✔️ – 💚 Signed into Law: Bill We supported

Our Progressive Democracy Bill Priorities

💚 HB4: Voting Rights Act

House Government Elections & Indian Affairs Committee – PASSED

House Judiciary Committee – PASSED

House Floor – PASSED

Senate Rules Committee – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – PASSED

Senate Floor – PASSED

House Concurrence Calendar – PASSED

🆕 Governor’s Signature – TBD

💚 SB180 Election Changes

Senate Rules Committee – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – PASSED

Senate Floor – PASSED

House Government, Elections & Indian Affairs Committee – PASSED

House Judiciary Committee – PASSED

House Floor – PASSED

🆕 Governor’s Signature – TBD

❤️ HB217: 16- And 17-Year-Olds As Qualified Electors

House Government, Elections & Indian Affairs Committee – Tie Vote then TABLED

Election Bills We Oppose

🛑 *HB86: Voter Education and Elections Taskforce

House Consumer & Public Affairs Committee – Rolled on Thursday, February 2, 2023; Now TBD

Reproductive Justice & Gender Equity Bill Priorities

✔️💚 HB7: Reproductive & Gender Affirming Healthcare

House Health & Human Services Committee – PASSED

House Judiciary Committee – PASSED

House Floor  – PASSED

Senate Health & Public Affairs Committee – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – PASSED

Senate Floor – PASSED

House Concurrence Calendar – PASSED

🆕 Governor Signed March 16, 2023

💚SB13: Reproductive Health Provider Protections

Senate Health and Public Affairs Committee – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – PASSED

Senate Floor Calendar – PASSED

House Judiciary Committee – PASSED

🆕 House Floor – PASSED

🆕 Governor’s Signature  – TBD

❤️ HB133: Recruit Sexual Assault Service Providers

House Health & Human Services Committee – PASSED

House Appropriations & Finance Committee – TBD

❤️ SB126: Child Sex Abuse Statute of Limitations

Senate Health & Public Affairs – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – TBD

💚 HB207: Expand Human Rights Scope

House Government Elections & Indian Affairs Committee –  PASSED

House Judiciary Committee – PASSED

House Floor  – PASSED

Senate Health & Public Affairs Committee – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – PASSED

🆕 Senate Floor – PASSED

🆕 Governor’s Signature – TBD

❤️ HB43: Affirmative Consent Policy in Schools

House Education Committee – PASSED

House Judiciary Committee – PASSED

House Floor – PASSED

Senate Education Committee – PASSED

Senate Judiciary Committee – TBD

💚 HB134: Menstrual Products in School Bathrooms

House Education Committee – PASSED

House Appropriations & Finance Committee – PASSED

House Calendar – PASSED

Senate Education Committee – PASSED

Senate Health and Public Affairs Committee – PASSED

🆕 Senate Floor – PASSED

🆕 Governor’s Signature – TBD

Energy & Environmental Justice Bill Priorities

❤️ SB5: Public Health & Climate (Mirror Bill: HB42)

Senate Health & Public Affairs Committee – PASSED

Senate Finance Committee – TBD

❤️ HB42: Public Health & Climate (Mirror Bill: SB5)

House Health & Human Services Committee – PASSED

House Appropriations & Finance Committee TABLED

❤️ HB188: Economic Transition Division

House Government, Elections & Indian Affairs Committee – PASSED

House Appropriations & Finance Committee – Unlikely to Move

💚 SB9: Create Legacy Permanent Fund: Land of Enchantment Fund

Senate Conservation Committee – PASSED

Senate Finance Committee – PASSED

Senate Floor – PASSED

House Energy Environment & Natural Resources Committee – PASSED

House Finance & Appropriations – PASSED

🆕 House Floor  – PASSED

💛 SB30: State Purchase of Electric Vehicles

Senate Tax Business, and Transportation – PASSED

Senate Finance Committee – TBD

💛 SB22: Electric Vehicle & Charging Unit Tax Credit

Senate Tax, Business & Transportation Committee – amended – Held for possible inclusion in omnibus tax bill

💛 HB32/a: Energy Storage Unite Income Tax Credit

House Energy & Natural Resources Committee – PASSED

House Taxation & Reserve Committee – Temporarily(?) Tabled

💛 SB8/a: Geothermal Resources Development

Senate Conservation Committee – PASSED

🆕  Senate Finance Committee – Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at 1:30 pm or 30 min post floor session.

💛 SB173: Geothermal Energy Generation Tax Credit

Senate Tax, Business & Transportation Committee – TBD

💛 SB45: Geothermal Ground-Coupled Heat Pump Credit

Senate Tax, Business & Transportation Committee – Held for possible inclusion in omnibus tax bill

Energy & Environment Bills We Oppose

🟨 HB174: Underground Injection Fund

House Energy, Environment & Natural Resources Committee – PASSED

House Appropriations & Finance Committee – TBD

Criminal Punishment Bills We Oppose

🟨 HB128: Chemical Castration of Some Sex Offenders

House Health & Human Services Committee – TBD

🛑 Rep. Rehm’s Tough on Crime Bills We Oppose

House Consumer & Public Affairs – ALL TABLED

🛑 HB57: Tort Immunity For Shoplifter Apprehension – TABLED

🛑 HB58: Additional Violent Felonies – TABLED

🛑 HB59: Unlawful Firearms While Trafficking – TABLED

🛑 HB60: Enhanced Penalty for Fentanyl – TABLED

🛑 HB61: Felon in Possession of Firearm Penalty -TABLED

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