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Senate Committee Schedule: Saturday, March 6; Sunday, March 7; Monday, March 8, 2021

State of New Mexico FIFTY-FIFTH LEGISLATURE FIRST SESSION, 2021 SENATE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS Saturday, March 6; Sunday, March 7; Monday, March 8, 2021

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

Monday, March 8, 2021 – 1:00 p.m. or 1/2 hour after floor session or Call of the Chair – Virtual Zoom Meeting

C/SB 127     FAMILY REPRESENTATION & ADVOCACY ACT    (LOPEZ)

SB 17     FAMILY INCOME INDEX ACT     (STEWART)

SB 379     NM MINERS LICENSE PLATE     (MUÑOZ)

SB 404     MAKE-A-WISH LICENSE PLATE     (GALLEGOS)

SB 299     MOBILITY LIMITATION LICENSE PLATE     (MOORES)

SB 11     CLEAN FUEL STANDARD ACT     (STEWART/SMALL)

SB 328     WATER & SANITATION GROSS RECEIPTS     (GONZALES)

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

C/SB 291     INSPECTION OF PRIVATE PRISONS     (CAMPOS)

SB 295     DISASTER FUNDING CHANGES     (CAMPOS)

SB 315     PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICER RETIREMENT     (MUÑOZ/MAESTAS)

All agenda items not heard will generally be rolled over to the next meeting but not necessarily the order listed above. For public participation email SFC@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 Sen.Fin.Comm@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. 

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

Saturday, March 6, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SM 12     DAIRY RULE EFFECT ON GROUNDWATER RESOURCES     (HAMBLEN)

C/SB 419     NARROW LANDOWNER ANIMAL TAKINGS     (STEINBORN)

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

C/SB 431     YOUTH CONSERVATION CORPS EMPLOYMENT     (JARAMILLO)

HB 200     WATER TRUST BOARD PROJECTS & NM UNIT FUND     (McQUEEN/STEWART)

HB 239     CREATE DEPUTY MINE INSPECTOR POSITION     (ARMSTRONG, G)

C/HB 33     LIVESTOCK BOARD MEAT INSPECTIONS     (DOW)

C/HB 241     WATER TRUST FUND MUTUAL DOMESTIC SET-ASIDE      HERRERA)

For spoken public comment register at https://forms.gle/5pgx2bgxGyHEDeCS8 by Monday, March 8 at 5:00 p.m. Submit written comment any time by emailing SCONC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, For or Against. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

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

Monday, March 8, 2021 – 8:30 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

*C/HB 232     PUBLIC SCHOOL VENTILATION IMPROVEMENT ACT     (STAPLETON)

C/HB 128     SCHOOL PERSONNEL BACKGROUND & TRAINING     (SARIÑANA)

HB 6     STATE EQUALIZATION GUARANTEE DISTRIBUTIONS     (LUNDSTROM)

HB 43     BLACK EDUCATION ACT     (STAPLETON)

HB 93     LIMIT OUT-OF-SCHOOL SUSPENSIONS     (LARA)

HB 138     INCREASE FINE ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAM UNIT     (MONTOYA, RE)

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 Sunday, March 7 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

HEALTH & PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE – Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino, Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Sunday, March 7, 2021 – 1:30 p.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

HB 125     BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PRACTITIONER CHANGES     (HOCHMAN-VIGIL)

HB 178     COUNSELING & THERAPY LICENSURE     (JOHNSON)

HB 127     HOMELESS YOUTH ID CARDS     (JOHNSON)

C/HB 114     HABITUAL OFFENDER JUDICIAL FLEXIBILITY     (CADENA)

SB 316     GENDER & ORIENTATION DATA COLLECTION     (HAMBLEN)

SB 376     PROHIBIT DEFENSE OF QUALIFIED IMMUNITY     (CERVANTES)

SB 324     PROTECTIVE CUSTODY FOR CHILDREN     (LOPEZ)

SB 327     RELEASE OF CERTAIN SENSITIVE INFO     (SEDILLO LOPEZ)

SB 329     AMBULANCE SERVICES     (CAMPOS)

SB 338     DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIM RELEASE FROM LEASE     (SEDILLO LOPEZ)

SB 358     TRESPASSING PENALTIES     (MUÑOZ)

For spoken public comment register at https://ggle.io/3pe5. If there is a high volume of requests for public comment, not everyone may be able to speak. For written comment send an email to SPAC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, and For or Against. Written comments are limited to 300 words or less. The deadline to respond is Saturday, March 6 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions. If you do not receive a response, check your junk email.

Monday, March 8, 2021 – 1/2 hour after floor session – Virtual Zoom Meeting

*C/HB 20     HEALTHY WORKPLACES ACT     (CHANDLER)

HB 23     MED SCHOOL LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS     (GALLEGOS)

HB 152     CHIROPRACTIC BOARD CHANGES     (BARRERAS)

HB 112     HEALTH BENEFITS FOR CERTAIN NON-CITIZENS     (MARTÍNEZ)

SB 317     NO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH COST SHARING     (HICKEY)

SB 343     CRIME OF RACING ON HIGHWAYS OR STREETS     (PADILLA)

SB 344     CRIME OF VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER     (HICKEY)

SB 345     PER DIEM & MILEAGE ACT CHANGES     (GONZALES)

SB 355     PARENTING COORDINATORS     (SEDILLO LOPEZ)

SB 342     MEDICAID WAIVER WAGE ACT     (STEFANICS)

SB 351     GLOBAL HOSPITAL BUDGETS TASK FORCE     (ORTIZ y PINO)

For spoken public comment register at https://ggle.io/3pe5. If there is a high volume of requests for public comment, not everyone may be able to speak. For written comment send an email to SPAC@nmlegis.gov with your Name, Entity Represented, Bill #, and For or Against. Written comments are limited to 300 words or less. The deadline to respond is Sunday, March 7 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions. If you do not receive a response, check your junk email.

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

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 – 10:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

C/SB 425     CONSERVANCY & IRRIGATION DIST. SALARIES     (BACA)

SPECIAL PRESENTATION

     Bilingual Multicultural Education Advisory Council:

          Viridiana Cisneros (Co-chair)

          Dr. Susana Ibarra-Johnson (Co-chair)

          Adrian Sandoval (Member)

          Dr. Berlinda Begay (Member)

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 Monday, March 8 at 5:00 p.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE – Senator Joseph Cervantes, Chair Meetings may be viewed via Webcast at www.nmlegis.gov

Saturday, March 6, 2021 – 1:30 p.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 12     REVISED UNIFORM LAW ON NOTARIAL ACTS     (IVEY-SOTO/BALDONADO)

*C/SB 15     REDISTRICTING COMMITTEE     (IVEY-SOTO/EGOLF)

SB 24     PARITY OF REGULATION OF TELECOMMUNICATION     (PADILLA)

SB 82     RADIOACTIVE WASTE CONSULTATION TASK FORCE     (STEINBORN)

SB 119     PSYCHOLOGY INTERJURISDICTIONAL COMPACT     (ORTIZ y PINO)

SB 192     LAW ENFORCEMENT DISCLOSURE OF EVIDENCE     (LOPEZ)

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

SB 265     COUNTY JURISDICTION OVER TRAFFIC CITATIONS     (PIRTLE)

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

Monday, March 8, 2021 – 9:00 a.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

SB 235     ABSENT VOTER ACT     (POPE)

SJR 22     RANKED CHOICE VOTING, CA     (TALLMAN)

HB 244     ETHICS COMMISSION & SEC. OF STATE DUTIES     (NIBERT)

HB 25     LESC STUDY OF PUBLIC & POST-SECONDARY ED.     (ROMERO, GA)

HJM 4     19TH AMENDMENT PLAQUE IN CAPITOL     (STAPLETON)

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 Sunday, March 7 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

Saturday, March 6, 2021 – 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. – Virtual Zoom Meeting

HB 75     MEDICAL MALPRACTICE DEFINITIONS     (ELY)

SB 23     HEALTH CARE PURCHASING ACT     (PADILLA)

*SB 349     MORTGAGE RELIEF ACT     (DUHIGG)

SB 410     ADJUSTMENT OF CERTAIN TAXES     (BURT)

SB 372     REGIONAL TRANSIT DISTRICT GROSS RECEIPTS     (JARAMILLO)

SJR 13     TRANSFER DOT REAL PROPERTY     (CAMPOS)

SJM 2     FEDERAL GOV’T PAYMENTS IN LIEU OF TAXES     (PINTO)

HB 28     CRAMMING & SLAMMING ACT DEFINITIONS     (ROMERO, A)

HB 68     SPACE FLIGHT INFORMED CONSENT ACT CHANGES     (HOCHMAN-VIGIL)

HB 92     SAFE DRINKING WATER TESTING FUND     (GALLEGOS)

HB 103     UTILITY OPERATOR CERTIFICATION ACT CHANGES     (ANDERSON)

HB 105     ELECTRIC GENERATION PROJECT REQUIREMENTS     (SMALL)

HB 157     MINING ACT FORFEITURE FUND     (SMALL)

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 Saturday, March 6 at 10:00 a.m. You will be contacted by our Zoom Operator with the virtual meeting instructions.

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