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- New Mexico Lawmakers Set Aug. 15 Special Session. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;7/23/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32924, p4
The article reports that New Mexico lawmakers will return to Santa Fe on August 15, 2008 for a special session to deal with issues on Governor Bill Richardson's agenda that got short shift in the spring's regular session. It states that Richardson identified universal health care, tax relief,...
- Roads and New Mexico's Big Commute. Rosales, Glen // New Mexico Business Journal;Aug2004, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p50
Focuses on the road and transportation systems in New Mexico. Advantages of the interstate highways in the state; Information on road construction and improvement plan of Governor Bill Richardson; Benefits of the Park & Ride Program to commuters in the state.
- New Mexico Enacts Tough Predatory Law. Brustein, Joshua // National Mortgage News;4/21/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 30, p12
Reports on New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson's signing into law of the New Mexico Home Loan Protection Act, the state's anti-predatory lending bill. Negotiations between consumer groups, legislators and industry representatives; Call for a threshold on interest rates; Anti-steering provision...
- N. M. governor to sign hate crimes, gay rights bills. // Gay & Lesbian Times;3/20/2003, Issue 795, p28
Reports that New Mexico governor Bill Richardson has indicated that he will sign hate crimes and gay rights legislation if lawmakers give final approval to the proposals. Move by the House and Senate to approve separate bills that would broaden the state's Human Rights Act to cover sexual...
- Governing the Fast Lane: A Frantic First Year in New Mexico. Greenblatt, Alan // Governing;Jan2004, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p28
Evaluates the legislative activity of New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson who was elected in November 2002. Reasons behind the stable financial conditions of the state; Relations of Richardson to the business community; Response of legislators to his tax and spending proposals.
- Business-related Bills May Get Executive Support. // New Mexico Business Journal;Jan2006, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p13
The article presents business-related bills that might be included in the legislative proposals of New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson. Proposed legislation tackle issues on wage, funding, construction, commercial facilities, tax, insurance, energy and education. INSET: The State Seal.
- Tax Relief on CARE Agenda. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;7/22/2008, Vol. 365 Issue 32923, p9
The article reports that New Mexico lawmakers will be asked to approve $210 million in rebates and tax breaks at a special legislative session. It states that Governor Bill Richardson's so-called Cash Assistance Relief Effort (CARE) package also includes expanded health care and $3.2 million in...
- N.M. tasking for highway funds. // Roads & Bridges;Oct2007, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p13
The article reports on the creation of a task force by New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson to look for ways to fund the state's highway construction. The task force is working on proposals such as raising the state's gasoline tax, maintenance fee on vehicles based on their weight and redirecting...
- New Mexico Governor Vetoes Raid On OHV Fund. // Dirt Rider;Mar2010, Issue 327, p24
The article reports on the decision by New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson to reject the proposed raid of the state's off-highway (OHV) trail safety fund as part of a plan to balance the state budget.