Upcoming Legislative Interim Committee Meetings August 21-25, 2017

Upcoming Legislative Interim Committee Meetings August 21-25, 2017

 

Upcoming Legislative Interim Committee Meetings

August 21-25, 2017

 

SANTA FE, NM – The following legislative interim committees are meeting the week of August 21-25, 2017

August 21, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m. – Joint Indian Affairs Committee and Radioactive & Hazardous Materials Committee, Tse Daa K’aan Chapter House, Henderson Fine Arts Building Room 9008 and 9010, San Juan College Boulevard, Farmington, NM

Agenda Items:  Status Update – San Juan College, (PNM) Energy Future, BLM Plan for Management of the Greater Chaco Landscape

 

August 22, 2017 @ 9:00 a.m. – Joint Indian Affairs Committee and Radioactive & Hazardous Materials Committee, Nenehnezad Chapter House, West Hwy 64/County Road 6675/ Navajo Route 365, Fruitland, NM

Agenda Items:  Status Update – Nenahnezad; Update on the Gold King Mine Spill; Uranium Mining and Legacy Mine Cleanup Efforts

 

August 22, 2017 @9:30 a.m. – Transportation Infrastructure Revenue Subcommittee, State Capitol, Room 322, Santa Fe, NM

Agenda Items:  Gas Tax at the Rack Collection Proposals; Overview of Current Collection System Versus Proposed System; Tribal Government Perspective on Behalf of the All Pueblo Council of Governors and the New Mexico Native American Petroleum Coalition; Perspective of Non-Native American Distributors; Potential Revenue Effects of a Gas Tax at the Rack System

 

August 23-24, 2017 @ 9:30 a.m. – Courts, Corrections and Justice Committee –State Capitol, Room 322, Santa Fe, NM

Agenda Items:  Restorative Justice; Update from UN District Attorney’s Association (NMDAA); State Auditor’s Pay Equity Audit; Medical Cannabis – Treatment for Opioid Addiction; Lynn and Erin Compassionate Use Act – Policy Recommendations.  August 24 @ 9:00 a.m.: Government Accountability; Bail and Pretrial Detention System Changes; Public Comment

 

August 23-24, 2017 @ 10:00 a.m. – Science, Technology and Telecommunications Committee, Western New Mexico University, 1000 W. College Ave, Silver City, NM

Agenda Items:  Western New Mexico: Transforming the Future; Challenges of Remote Education; Grant County Collaboration: Building Interconnectivity; Using Mixed Technologies to Build Reliable Connectivity in Rural Areas; Developing Remote/Solo Work Centers: Challenges, Benefits and Case Examples.  August 24 @ 9:00 a.m.:  Marketing a County for Solar Generation:  Obstacles and Benefits

 

August 25, 2017 @ 9:00 a.m. – Behavioral Health Subcommittee of the Legislative Health and Human Services Committee, Science and Technology Center Rotunda, UNM, 801 University Boulevard SE, Albuquerque, NM

Agenda Items:  Legislative Finance Committee Program Evaluation Report: Childhood Behavioral Program; Relationship-Based, Outcome-Focused Therapy; Bernalillo County Behavioral Health Consortium; Public Comment

 

August 25, 2017 @ 9:00 a.m. – Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee,  Thoreau Chapter House, 1 MILE Marker NM-371, Thoreau, NM

Agenda Items:  Building Healthy Military Communities Pilot Program; Veterans Helping Veterans Program; Veterans Service Department; Northwestern New Mexico Veterans’ Issues 

 

All interested persons are welcome and encouraged to attend any of the interim committee public meetings.  For more information and detailed agendas, please go to the legislative website at http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/.  All meetings held at the Capitol are webcast at http://www.nmlegis.gov/lcs/webcast/default.aspx.