Use this link to go to the NM Legislative website and find the contact information for your Senator and Representative.
Question: Why do we ask our legislators to vote to table bad bills instead vote for a do not pass?
Answer: A vote to table a bill kills it, but a do not pass vote moves the bill to its next committee, or to the House or Senate for an up or down vote.
No anti-choice bills were debated in the 2014 Legislative Session!
Bills we are supporting
HB 9, Require Newborn Infant Heart Disease Testing, Signed by the Governor.
HB 306, Dental Therapist Hygienist Act, tabled in committee.
HM 16, A task force to study the delivery of rehabilitation services for sexually exploited minors and on the effects of a safe harbor law, passed. No additional action is needed for a Memorial.
SB 69, A pilot program to reduce infant mortality and enhance maternal health among African American residents. Passed and waiting for the Governor to sign.
SB 76, Dental Therapist Hygienist Act, tabled in committee.
SB 189, Establishing a statewide “perinatal collaborative” to improve health outcomes for pregnant women and newborns, tabled in committee.
SM 4, Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Extension, passed.No additional action is needed for a Memorial.
SM 6, Evaluating and Developing Strategies for Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Prevention, tabled in committee.
Bills we are opposing
SJR 6, Defining Marriage as the union of one man and one woman, tabled in committee (no hearing)