GPAMA recommendations and comments. Please contact the legislators in the committees. Committee links will take you to contact info.
HJR1 Independent Redistricting Commission, CA
There are a few minor issues, but we want an independent commission. This legislation would put the question to voters.
–In House Judiciary Committee, contact info at link. https://www.nmlegis.gov/Committee/Standing_Committee?CommitteeCode=HJC
HJR4 ENVIRONMENTAL RIGHTS, CA
Puts right to clear and healthy air, water, soil, and environments in Bill of Rights more specifically and extensively than Article 20, Section 21. This could use a boost.
SB99 RENT CONTROL PROHIBITION
Repeals the prohibition on rent control. Being heard NOW in Senate Health & Public Affairs
HB98 Reinstatement of Qualified Immunity
Removes the section in the NM Civil Rights Act that states that persons acting under color of public authority shall not enjoy the defense of qualified immunity for causing deprivation of constitutional rights, privileges, or immunities.
–In HOUSE CONSUMER & PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
HB86 VOTER EDUCATION AND ELECTIONS TASK FORCE
The proposed task force excludes anyone who is not a D or R from membership. Independents and other party-affiliated voters should be part of the task force.
–to be heard in House Consumer & Public Affairs Feb 2nd