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Senate Committee Schedule: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

State of New Mexico FIFTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE FIRST SESSION, 2021 SENATE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS Tuesday, February 23, 2021

FINANCE COMMITTEE – Senator George Muñoz, Chairman Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 – 1:00 p.m. or 1/2 hour after floor session or

Call of the Chair – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 40     K-5 PLUS & EXTENDED LEARNING AT ALL SCHOOLS     (STEWART)

SB 7     DRIVER’S LICENSE SUSPENSION PENALTIES     (WIRTH)

C/SB 49     USES OF LOCAL ECON DEVELOPMENT FUNDING     (WOODS)

SB 377     GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS & EXPENDITURES     (MUÑOZ)

For public participation email Sen.Fin.Comm@nmlegis.gov. Sponsors and Experts have 15 minutes to present the bill followed by 10 minutes each for Proponents and Opponents. Send written comments to SFC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, For or Against and a limit of 300 words or less. All Committee Members have access to written comments. The deadline is 12 hours prior to meeting time. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions. 

(550) Office of the State Engineer and Interstate Stream Commission     (Wan/Miner)

          John R. D’Antonio Jr., State Engineer

(521) Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department     (Wan/Miner)

          Sarah Cottrell Propst, Secretary

(516) Department of Game and Fish     (Wan/Miner)

          Michael Sloan, Director

(539) State Land Office     (Wan/Miner)

          Stephanie Garcia Richard, Commissioner of Public Lands

(631) Workforce Solutions Department     (Bachechi/Miller)

          McCamley, Secretary

CONSERVATION COMMITTEE – Senator Elizabeth Stefanics, Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 297     STATE AGENCY RENEWABLE ENERGY PURCHASES     (HICKEY)

SB 312     GAME & FISH & WILDLIFE CHANGES     (STEINBORN/SMALL)

SB 347     CONFINEMENT OF EGG-LAYING HENS ACT     (CAMPOS)

HB 57     PRESCRIBED BURNING ACT     (McQUEEN)

EDUCATION COMMITTEE – Senator William Soules, Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 – 8:30 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 289     SPECIAL ED DIVISION OF ED DEPT.     (LOPEZ)

SB 337     WORKPLACE PREPARATION SCHOOL PROGRAMS     (GONZALES)

SB 341     LEG. APPROP FOR COMM SCHOOLS FUND     (NEVILLE)

SB 353     EYE TESTS FOR SCHOOL KIDS     (SANCHEZ)

SB 17     FAMILY INCOME INDEX ACT     (STEWART)

HB 23     MED SCHOOL LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS     (GALLEGOS)

For public participation send an email to SEC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, For or Against and indicate if you wish to speak. Deadline to respond is Tuesday, February 23 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

INDIAN, RURAL & CULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE – Senator Shannon Pinto, Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

*SB 399     TOHATCHI PUBLIC SAFETY COMPLEX     (PINTO)

SB 398     RURAL SUBSTANCE USE RECOVERY SERVICES     (GONZALES)

SB 400     TAOS PUEBLO GAME FENCING     (GONZALES)

SB 385     WILD HORSE MANAGEMENT     (WOODS)

Thursday, February 25, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 397     TRIBAL LAND GROSS RECEIPTS     (McKENNA)

SB 407     HORSE SHELTER RESCUE FUND     (McKENNA)

SB 415     CONSERVANCY DIST. CHARGE & ASSESSMENT LIMITS     (SANCHEZ)

For public participation send an email for the above agenda items only to SIAC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, For or Against and indicate if you wish to speak. The deadline to respond is Wednesday, February 24 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

RULES COMMITTEE – Senator Daniel A. Ivey-Soto, Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 48     ELECTION CHANGES     (WOODS)

SB 359     SOLICITATION OF SOME CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS     (CANDELARIA)

SB 354     VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION     (LOPEZ)

SJR 9     REPEAL ANTI-DONATION, CA     (CANDELARIA)

For public participation send an email to SRC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, For or Against and indicate if you wish to speak. The deadline to respond is Tuesday, February 23 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

TAX, BUSINESS AND TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE – Senator Benny Shendo Jr., Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 – 1:30 p.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 197     INCREASE CIGARETTE TAX     (LOPEZ)

SB 211      CORPORATE INCOME TAX RATES     (WIRTH)

SB 219     NO CITIZENSHIP PROOF FOR OCCUPATIONAL LICENSE     (ORTIZ y PINO)

SB 226     RETENTION OF FUNDING BY MUNICIPALITIES     (MUÑOZ)

SB 229     HEALTHY FOOD FINANCING ACT     (HAMBLEN)

SB 11     CLEAN FUEL STANDARD ACT     (STEWART/SMALL)

SB 84     COMMUNITY SOLAR ACT     (STEFANICS)

*SB 118     FOOD ACCESSIBILITY ACT     (PIRTLE)

SB 124     PHARMACY CLAIM INSURANCE PAYMENT & PROCESS     (TALLMAN)

SB 252     SPACE FLIGHT INFORMED CONSENT     (DIAMOND)

SB 269     SMALL LOAN ACT EXEMPTIONS & LICENSEES     (IVEY-SOTO)

SB 299     MOBILITY LIMITATION LICENSE PLATE     (MOORES)For public participation send an email to SCORC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, For or Against and indicate if you wish to speak. The deadline to respond is Tuesday, February 23 at 10:00 a.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

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