Senate/House Joint Education Committee Hearing January 25, 2013

For immediate release

Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

 

 

STATE OF NEW MEXICO

FIFTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE

FIRST SESSION, 2013

 

 

SENATE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS

 SENATE/HOUSE JOINT EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Senator John M. Sapien – Chairman, Senate Education

Representative Mimi Stewart – Chairman, House Education

 

 

Friday, January 25, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. – Room 317

Pension Fund Solvency Legislation:

Educational Retirement Board (ERB)

Ms. Jan Goodwin, Executive Director, ERB

Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA)

Mr. Wayne Propst, Executive Director, PERA

 

9:00 a.m.

Education Partners Legislative Package:

New Mexico Coalition of School Administrators

New Mexico School Boards Association

National Education Association – New Mexico

American Federation of Teachers – New Mexico

New Mexico Parent Teachers Association

 

Senate-House Joint Education Committee Hearing 1-25-2013

 

 

Senate Rules Committee Agenda January 25, 28, 2013

For immediate release

Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

 

 

 

      SENATE RULES COMMITTEE 

SENATOR LINDA M. LOPEZ, CHAIRMAN

SENATOR DANIEL IVEY-SOTO, VICE CHAIRMAN 

SENATOR SANDER RUE, RANKING MEMBER

SENATOR JERRY ORTIZ y PINO

SENATOR JACOB R. CANDELARIA

SENATOR CLIFF R. PIRTLE

SENATOR STUART INGLE

SENATOR CLEMENTE SANCHEZ

SENATOR MARK MOORES

SENATOR MICHAEL S. SANCHEZ

AGENDA:

 

  • The Senate Rules Committee will not meet on Friday, January 25,      2013

____________________________________________________________________

DATE  TIME   ROOM

January 28, 2013          9:30 am            Room 321

____________________________________________________________________

Organizational Meeting

Senate Rules Committee Agenda 1-28-13

 

Senate Public Affairs Committee Agenda January 25, 2013

For immediate release

Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

 

SENATE PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

 

SENATOR GERALD ORTIZ Y PINO, CHAIRMAN

SENATOR BILL B. O’NEILL, VICE CHAIR

 

SENATOR CRAIG BRANDT, RANKING MEMBER             SENATOR DANIEL IVEY-SOTO

SENATOR JACOB CANDELARIA                     SENATOR TIMOTHY M. KELLER

SENATOR RON GRIGGS             SENATOR GAY G. KERNAN

 

AGENDA

 

____________________________________________________________________

DATE TIME ROOM

January 25, 2013         2:00 or 1/2 hr after floor session          Room 326

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Appropriations Consent Calendar

 

SB 137                        RURAL PRIMARY HEALTH CARE FUNDING  (SMITH)

SB 177                        24-HOUR NURSE ADVICE LINE  (BEFFORT)

SB 178                        CANCER PREVENTION, RESEARCH & SERVICES     (BEFFORT)

 

Bills to be heard individually in committee:

 

SB 17              PROHIBIT TEXTING WHILE DRIVING   (WIRTH)

SB 18              LABEL GENETICALLY MODIFIED FOOD         (WIRTH)

SB 24              LOCAL GOV’T INVESTMENT POOL       (MUNOZ)

SB 71              RETIREE HEALTH CARE CONTRIBUTIONS    (MUNOZ)

SB 64              HEALTH PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALING AGENCY         (ORTIZ Y PINO)

SB 68              CYFD CHILDHOOD HOME VISITING PROGRAM       (ORTIZ Y PINO)

SB 83              ANIMAL CRUELTY DEFINITIONS & PENALTIES        (MARTINEZ)

SB 84              LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY HEARING OFFICERS       (MARTINEZ)

SB 58              REPORTS TO IMMUNIZATION REGISTRY       (BEFFORT)

SB 86              PUBLIC EMPLOYEE AVERAGE SALARY CALCULATIONS (BEFFORT)

SB 89              PUBLIC PROPERTY NAMING PROCESS           (MOORES)

SB 92              NO DIFFERENTIAL PRICING BASED ON GENDER    (PADILLA)

 

Senate Public Affairs Agenda 1-25-13

 

Full Senate Committee Calendar January 24, 2013

State of New Mexico
FIFTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE
FIRST SESSION, 2013
For immediate release
Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

THURSDAY, January 24, 2013
SENATE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS

FINANCE COMMITTEE – Senator John Arthur Smith, Chairman
Monday, January 28, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(343) Retiree Health Care Authority – Mark Tyndall, Director
Issues Confronting the Authority (Hanika-Ortiz/Brooks)
(352) Educational Retirement Board – Jan Goodwin, Director
Issues Confronting the Board (Hanika-Ortiz/Jacobson)
(366) Public Employees Retirement Association – Wayne Propst, Director
Issues Confronting the Association (Hanika-Ortiz/Brooks)

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Higher Education Department – Jose Garcia, Secretary
Dan Lopez, Council of University Presidents
Kathy Winograd, Independent Community Colleges
Felicia Casados, New Mexico Association of Community Colleges
Student Pipeline and Outcomes
Distance Learning and Education Delivery
Institutional Missions and Measures
Formula Initiative

(950) Higher Education Department (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(952-976) Instructional and General Projects (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(952-976) Research and Public Service (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(978-980) Special Schools (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Public Education Department – Hanna Skandera, Secretary Designate
Reading and Math Proficiency, District Results
Teacher Evaluation
Early Childhood Education Initiatives

Public School Funding Formula Issues – Charles Sallee, Deputy Director, LFC
(993) Public School Support (Gudgel/Gallegos)
(924) Public Education Department (Gudgel/Gallegos)
(940) Public School Facilities Authority (Gudgel/Ortiz)

Thursday, January 31, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Water Litigation Issues – Attorney General/Interstate Stream Commission
(550) State Engineer/Interstate Stream Commission (McCoy/Veseth)

Monday, February 4, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(264) Administrative Office of the District Attorneys – Henry Valdez, Director (Jorgenson/Roberts)
(251-265) District Attorneys (Jorgenson/Roberts)
(355) Public Defender (Jorgenson/Roberts)

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(205-218) Unified Court Budget and State Judicial Agencies (Jorgenson/Roberts)
Honorable Petra Jimenez Maes, Chief Justice
Arthur Pepin, Director, Administrative Office of the Courts
(231-243) District Courts (Jorgenson/Roberts)
(244) Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court (Jorgenson/Roberts)

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(770) Corrections Department – Secretary, Gregg Marcantel (Chenier/Blair)
(790) Department of Public Safety – Secretary, Gorden Eden (Chenier/Gallegos)
Thursday, February 7, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(805) Department of Transportation – Acting Secretary, Tom Church (Soderquist/Salazar)
Major Investment Projects
State Transportation Infrastructure Plan
Pavement Condition and Highway Maintenance
Monday, February 11, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322
Capital Outlay Funding Overview and Potential Project Funding, Linda Kehoe, LFC Staff

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(430) Public Regulation Commission (Clark/Baird)
(419) Economic Development Department (Clark/Baird)
(333) Taxation and Revenue Department (Boerner/Sanchez)

CONSERVATION/JUDICIARY COMMITTEE

Thursday, January 24, 2013 – 2:00 p.m. or ½ hr. after session – Chamber
Senator Peter Wirth, Chairman, Senate Conservation
Senator Richard C. Martinez, Chairman, Senate Judiciary

Update on New Mexico Water Issues:
Scott A. Verhines, P.E. – State Engineer
Secretary, Interstate Stream Commission

SENATE/HOUSE JOINT EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Friday, January 25, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. – Room 317
Senator John M. Sapien – Chairman, Senate Education
Representative Mimi Stewart – Chairman, House Education
Pension Fund Solvency Legislation:
Educational Retirement Board (ERB)
Ms. Jan Goodwin, Executive Director, ERB
Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA)
Mr. Wayne Propst, Executive Director, PERA
9:00 a.m.
Education Partners Legislative Package:
New Mexico Coalition of School Administrators
New Mexico School Boards Association
National Education Association – New Mexico
American Federation of Teachers – New Mexico
New Mexico Parent Teachers Association

INDIAN AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Thursday, January 24, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. – Room 303
Senator John Pinto, Chairman
ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING
PRESENTATIONS:
Arthur Allison – Secretary, Indian Affairs Department
Retta Ward – Secretary, Aging and Long-Term Services Department
Dr. Ferlin Clark – Assistant Secretary, Indian Education Division
Brad McGrath – Interim Secretary, Department of Health

PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino, Chairman
Thursday, January 24, 2013 – 2:00 p.m. or ½ hr. after session – Room 321
SB 22 HEALTH EXTENSION RURAL OFFICES (ORTIZ y PINO)
SB 32 LONG-TERM HOUSING FOR CERTAIN PERSONS (MARTINEZ)
SB 44 CENTRAL NM ADULT DAYCARE SERVICES (LOPEZ)
SB 45 PREVENT BIRTHS AMONG ADOLESCENTS (LOPEZ)
SB 46 SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION & SERVICES (LOPEZ)
SB 50 RAPID RE-HOUSING OF CERTAIN HOMELESS PERSONS (RUE)
SB 54 LOCAL GOVERNMENT PLANNING FUND (BEFFORT)
SB 61 REGIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITIES (PAPEN)
SB 67 AFFORDABLE HOUSING OVERSIGHT DUTIES (ORTIZ y PINO)
SB 74 SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION & SERVICES (LOPEZ)
SB 87 UNM HEALTH WORKFORCE ANALYSIS (CANDELARIA)
SB 97 EXPAND HEALTH FOCUS CENTERS (CANDELARIA)
SB 123 UNM HEALTH CENTER AUTOPSY TRANSPORT (KERNAN)
SB 20 RAISE PROBATION COSTS FOR DEFENDANTS (NEVILLE)
SB 28 PENALTIES FOR LARCENY OF CABLE HARDWARE (NEVILLE)
SB 7 TAX EXPENDITURE & REVENUE BUDGET & REPORTING (KELLER/VARELA)
SB 40 NO ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS IN JAILS (RUE)
*SB 41 BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR CYFD PLACEMENTS (RUE)
SB 77 EMS PROVIDER BACKGROUND CHECKS (RUE)
SB 79 ELECTRONIC PROFESSIONAL LICENSE RENEWAL (RUE)
SB 43 REQUIRE HEALTH SERVICES FOR PREGNANT WOMEN (LOPEZ)
SB 48 LARGE EMPLOYERS IN HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGES (LOPEZ)
SB 49 CYFD STATEWIDE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAMS (LOPEZ)
SB 21 AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER INSPECTIONS (ORTIZ y PINO)

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Senate Calendar January 24, 2013

For immediate release
Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

STATE OF NEW MEXICO

FIFTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE
FIRST SESSION, 2013

SENATE CALENDAR

Thursday, January 24, 2013 3RD LEGISLATIVE DAY
Senate Convenes at 10:00 a.m.

ROLL CALL

PRAYER

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

READING OF THE JOURNAL

INTRODUCTION OF LEGISLATION:

A. Bills
B. Joint Resolutions
C. Resolutions
D. Joint Memorials
E. Memorials

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

MESSAGES FROM THE GOVERNOR

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

THIRD READING OF LEGISLATION

BUSINESS ON PRESIDENT’S TABLE:

(1) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 2 NM SPEECH-LANGUAGE & HEARING ASSOCIATION DAY (PAPEN)

(2) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 3 “BETTER HEARING & SPEECH MONTH” (PAPEN)

(3) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 8 “HEALTH CARE ADVANCE DIRECTIVE DAY” (ORTIZ y PINO)

(4) SENATE MEMORIAL 1 “MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS DAY” (CANDELARIA)

(5) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 10 “KITCHEN ANGELS DAY” (RODRIGUEZ)

(6) SENATE MEMORIAL 5 NMSU AGGIES ARE TOUGH ENOUGH TO WEAR PINK DAY (CERVANTES)

(7) SENATE MEMORIAL 6 “NATIONAL MENTORING MONTH” (PADILLA)

(8) SENATE MEMORIAL 12 “NM FOOD AND FARMS DAY” (CAMPOS)

(9) SENATE MEMORIAL 13 “CHILDREN’S CANCER FUND OF NM DAY” (SANCHEZ, M.)

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Senate Rules Committee Agenda January 24, 2013

For immediate release
Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

SENATE RULES COMMITTEE

SENATOR LINDA M. LOPEZ, CHAIRMAN
SENATOR DANIEL IVEY-SOTO, VICE CHAIRMAN

SENATOR SANDER RUE, RANKING MEMBER SENATOR GERALD ORTIZ y PINO
SENATOR JACOB R. CANDELARIA SENATOR CLIFF R. PIRTLE
SENATOR STUART INGLE SENATOR CLEMENTE SANCHEZ
SENATOR MARK MOORES SENATOR MICHAEL S. SANCHEZ

AGENDA

____________________________________________________________________
DATE TIME ROOM
January 25, 2013 9:00 am 321
____________________________________________________________________

Organizational Meeting

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Senate Conservation Committee Agenda January 24, 2013

For immediate release
Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

SENATE CONSERVATION COMMITTEE

SENATOR PETER WIRTH, CHAIRMAN
SENATOR BENNY SHENDO Jr, VICE-CHAIRMAN

SENATOR JOHN C. RYAN-RANKING MEMBER SENATOR WILLIAM SOULES
SENATOR MICHAEL PADILLA SENATOR RICHARD C. MARTINEZ
SENATOR PHIL A. GRIEGO SENATOR WILLIAM E. SHARER
SENATOR WILLIAM PAYNE SENATOR PAT WOODS

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AGENDA

____________________________________________________________________
DATE TIME ROOM
Thursday 2:00 p.m. or 1/2 Hr. after floor session Senate
January 24, 2013 Chamber
____________________________________________________________________

Scott A. Verhines, P.E., New Mexico State Engineer
Secretary, Interstate Stream Commission
Update on New Mexico Water Issues

Senate Public Affairs Committee Agenda 1-24-2013

For immediate release
Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263

SENATE PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

SENATOR GERALD ORTIZ Y PINO, CHAIRMAN
SENATOR BILL B. O’NEIL, VICE CHAIR

SENATOR CRAIG BRANDT, RANKING MEMBER SENATOR DANIEL IVEY-SOTO
SENATOR JACOB CANDELARIA SENATOR TIMOTHY M. KELLER
SENATOR RON GRIGGS SENATOR GAY G. KERNAN

AGENDA
____________________________________________________________________
DATE TIME ROOM
January 24, 2013 2:00 OR 1/2 HR AFTER FLOOR SESSION 321
____________________________________________________________________

Appropriations Consent Calendar

SB 22 HEALTH EXTENSION RURAL OFFICES (ORTIZ Y PINO)
SB 32 LONG-TERM HOUSING FOR CERTAIN PERSONS (MARTINEZ)
SB 44 CENTRAL NM ADULT DAYCARE SERVICES (LOPEZ)
SB 45 PREVENT BIRTHS AMONG ADOLESCENTS (LOPEZ)
SB 46 SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION & SERVICES (LOPEZ)
SB 50 RAPID RE-HOUSING OF CERTAIN HOMELESS PERSONS (RUE)
SB 54 LOCAL GOVERNMENT PLANNING FUND (BEFFORT)
SB 61 REGIONAL HOUSING AUTHORITIES (PAPEN)
SB 67 AFFORDABLE HOUSING OVERSIGHT DUTIES (ORTIZ Y PINO)
SB 74 SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION & SERVICES (LOPEZ)
SB 87 UNM HEALTH WORKFORCE ANALYSIS (CANDELARIA)
SB 97 EXPAND HEALTH FOCUS CENTERS (CANDELARIA)
SB 123 UNM HEALTH CENTER AUTOPSY TRANSPORT (KERNAN)

New bills to be heard in Committee:

SB 20 RAISE PROBATION COSTS FOR DEFENDANTS (NEVILLE)
SB 28 PENALTIES FOR LARCENY OF CABLE HARDWARE (NEVILLE)
SB 7 TAX EXPENDITURE & REVENUE BUDGET & REPORTING (KELLER/VARELA)
SB 40 NO ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS IN JAILS (RUE)
SB 41 BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR CYFD PLACEMENTS (RUE)
SB 77 EMS PROVIDER BACKGROUND CHECKS (RUE)
SB 79 ELECTRONIC PROFESSIONAL LICENSE RENEWAL (RUE)
SB 43 REQUIRE HEALTH SERVICES FOR PREGNANT WOMEN (LOPEZ)
SB 48 LARGE EMPLOYERS IN HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGES (LOPEZ)
SB 49 CYFD STATEWIDE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROGRAMS (LOPEZ)
SB 21 AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTER INSPECTIONS (ORTIZ Y PINO)

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Senate Committee Hearing January, 23, 2013

WEDNESDAY, January 23, 2013

State of New Mexico

FIFTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE
FIRST SESSION, 2013

SENATE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS

FINANCE COMMITTEE – Senator John Arthur Smith, Chairman

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(665) Department of Health – Brad McGrath, Acting Secretary (Esquibel/Martinez)

Thursday, January 24, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(690) Children, Youth and Families Department – Yolanda Berumen-Deines, Secretary (Aledo/Blair)
(624) Aging and Long-Term Services Department – Retta Ward, Secretary (Esquibel/Blair)

Monday, January 28, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(343) Retiree Health Care Authority – Mark Tyndall, Director
Issues Confronting the Authority (Hanika-Ortiz/Brooks)

(352) Educational Retirement Board – Jan Goodwin, Director
Issues Confronting the Board (Hanika-Ortiz/Jacobson)
(366) Public Employees Retirement Association – Wayne Propst, Director
Issues Confronting the Association (Hanika-Ortiz/Brooks)

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Higher Education Department – Jose Garcia, Secretary
Dan Lopez, Council of University Presidents
Kathy Winograd, Independent Community Colleges
Felicia Casados, New Mexico Association of Community Colleges

– Student Pipeline and Outcomes
– Distance Learning and Education Delivery
– Institutional Missions and Measures
– Formula Initiative

(950) Higher Education Department (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(952-976) Instructional and General Projects (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(952-976) Research and Public Service (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(978-980) Special Schools (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Public Education Department – Hanna Skandera, Secretary Designate
– Reading and Math Proficiency, District Results
– Teacher Evaluation
– Early Childhood Education Initiatives

Public School Funding Formula Issues – Charles Sallee, Deputy Director, LFC

(993) Public School Support (Gudgel/Gallegos)
(924) Public Education Department (Gudgel/Gallegos)
(940) Public School Facilities Authority (Gudgel/Ortiz)

Thursday, January 31, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Water Litigation Issues – Attorney General/Interstate Stream Commission

(550) State Engineer/Interstate Stream Commission (McCoy/Veseth)

Monday, February 4, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(264) Administrative Office of the District Attorneys – Henry Valdez, Director (Jorgenson/Roberts)
(251-265) District Attorneys (Jorgenson/Roberts)
(355) Public Defender (Jorgenson/Roberts)

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(205-218) Unified Court Budget and State Judicial Agencies (Jorgenson/Roberts)

Honorable Petra Jimenez Maes, Chief Justice
Arthur Pepin, Director, Administrative Office of the Courts

(231-243) District Courts (Jorgenson/Roberts)
(244) Bernalillo County Metropolitan Court (Jorgenson/Roberts)

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(770) Corrections Department – Secretary, Gregg Marcantel (Chenier/Blair)
(790) Department of Public Safety – Secretary, Gorden Eden (Chenier/Gallegos)

Thursday, February 7, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(805) Department of Transportation – Acting Secretary, Tom Church (Soderquist/Salazar)
– Major Investment Projects
– State Transportation Infrastructure Plan
– Pavement Condition and Highway Maintenance

Monday, February 11, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

Capital Outlay Funding Overview and Potential Project Funding, Linda Kehoe, LFC Staff

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 – 1:30 p.m. – Room 322

(430) Public Regulation Commission (Clark/Baird)
(419) Economic Development Department (Clark/Baird)
(333) Taxation and Revenue Department (Boerner/Sanchez)

CORPORATIONS AND TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE – Senator Phil A. Griego, Chairman

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 – 2:00 p.m. – Room 311

SB 42 STATEWIDE CERTIFIED BUSINESS INCUBATORS (LOPEZ/SALAZAR N.)
*SB 51 PROTECTIVE & UNDERCOVER LICENSE PLATES (RUE)
SB 52 MAINSTREET PROGRAMS (BEFFORT)
SB 72 RACEHORSE TESTING STANDARDS (PAPEN)
SB 116 LIQUOR TAX SMALL WINEGROWER VOLUME LIMIT (SMITH)

SENATE/HOUSE JOINT EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. – Room 317

Senator John M. Sapien – Chairman, Senate Education
Representative Mimi Stewart – Chairman, House Education

Orientation and Organization
Introductions
Committee members
Committee staff
Legislative Education Study Committee (LESC) staff
Legislative Finance Committee (LFC) staff
Public Education Department (PED) staff

Overview of Committee Process
Representative Mimi Stewart – Chair, House Education Committee

9:00 a.m.

Overview of Public School Funding Formula
LESC staff
HB 3 Education Appropriation Act (Stewart)

SENATE/HOUSE JOINT EDUCATION COMMITTEE – (cont’d)

FY 14 Insurance Appropriation requests,
New Mexico Public School Insurance Authority (NMPSIA)
Albuquerque Public Schools (APS)
Mr. Sammy J. Quintana – Executive Director, NMPSIA
Ms. Christy Edwards – Deputy Director-Benefits, NMPSIA
Mr. Don Moya – Chief Financial Officer, APS
Ms. Carrie Menapace – Legislative Liaison, Policy Analyst, APS

Friday, January 25, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. – Room 317

Senator John M. Sapien – Chairman, Senate Education
Representative Mimi Stewart – Chairman, House Education

Pension Fund Solvency Legislation:
Educational Retirement Board (ERB)
Ms. Jan Goodwin, Executive Director, ERB
Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA)
Mr. Wayne Propst, Executive Director, PERA

9:00 a.m.

Education Partners Legislative Package:
New Mexico Coalition of School Administrators
New Mexico School Boards Association
National Education Association – New Mexico
American Federation of Teachers – New Mexico
New Mexico Parent Teachers Association

INDIAN AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE – Senator John Pinto, Chairman

Thursday, January 24, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. – Room 303
ORGANIZATION MEETING
PRESENTATIONS:
Arthur Allison – Secretary, Indian Affairs Department
Retta Ward – Secretary, Aging and Long-Term Services Department

Dr. Ferlin Clark – Assistant Secretary, Indian Education Division
Brad McGrath – Interim Secretary, Department of Health

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE – Senator Richard C. Martinez, Chairman

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 – 2:30 p.m. or ½ hr. after session – Room 321

THE JUDICIAL BRANCH
Overview of the Judiciary – Structure and Function:
The Honorable Petra Jimenez Maes – Chief Justice, Supreme Court
Judicial Branch Legislative Initiatives:
Arthur W. Pepin – Director, Administrative Office of the Courts

The Unified Budget – Development and Approval by the Supreme Court:
Judicial Branch Budget Priorities
The Honorable Jerry Ritter – Chair, Twelfth Judicial District Court,
Judiciary Budget Committee

First Judicial District Courthouse Status:
The Honorable Raymond Z. Ortiz – Chief Judge, First Judicial District

Thursday, January 24, 2013 – 2:30 p.m. or ½ hr. after session – Chamber

Update on New Mexico Water Issues:
Scott A. Verhines, P.E. – State Engineer
Secretary, Interstate Stream Commission

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Senate Calendar January 23, 2013

STATE OF NEW MEXICO

FIFTY-FIRST LEGISLATURE
FIRST SESSION, 2013

For immediate release
Contact: Arnold Vigil, (505) 986-4263
www.nmsenate.com

SENATE CALENDAR

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 2ND LEGISLATIVE DAY
Senate Convenes at 10:00 a.m.

• All 42 members of the state Senate and 70 legislators from the House of Representatives will meet together in the House Chambers at noon on Wednesday to hear an overview of issues by fund representatives regarding the various solutions to bringing the public employees’ and teachers’ pension plans up to solvent levels.

ROLL CALL

PRAYER

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

READING OF THE JOURNAL

INTRODUCTION OF LEGISLATION:

A. Bills
B. Joint Resolutions
C. Resolutions
D. Joint Memorials
E. Memorials

MESSAGES FROM THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

MESSAGES FROM THE GOVERNOR

REPORTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND MISCELLANEOUS BUSINESS

THIRD READING OF LEGISLATION

BUSINESS ON PRESIDENT’S TABLE:

(1) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 2 NM SPEECH-LANGUAGE & HEARING ASSOCIATION DAY (PAPEN)

(2) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 3 “BETTER HEARING & SPEECH MONTH” (PAPEN)

(3) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 8 “HEALTH CARE ADVANCE DIRECTIVE DAY” (ORTIZ y PINO)

(4) SENATE MEMORIAL 1 “MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS DAY” (CANDELARIA)

(5) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 10 “KITCHEN ANGELS DAY” (RODRIGUEZ)

(6) SENATE MEMORIAL 4 “CITY OF SANTA FE DAY” (RODRIGUEZ)

(7) SENATE MEMORIAL 5 NMSU AGGIES ARE TOUGH ENOUGH TO WEAR PINK DAY (CERVANTES)

(8) SENATE MEMORIAL 6 “NATIONAL MENTORING MONTH” (PADILLA)

(9) SENATE BILL 195/ec “BATAAN-CORREGIDOR HERITAGE MONTH” (PAYNE)

(10) SENATE JOINT MEMORIAL 12 “BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DAY” (PAPEN)

(11) SENATE MEMORIAL 9 “NM COALITION TO END HOMELESSNESS DAY” (RUE)

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