2018 HB 127 NM Unit Fund Water Projects

CVNM Position:
CVNM Priority Vote
Rodolpho S. Martinez
Bill McCamley
Legislative Info:
HB 127 on nmlegis.gov »


HB 127 would have made appropriations from the New Mexico Unit Fund to the Interstate Stream Commission for shovel-ready water projects in southwest New Mexico that were alternatives to a Gila River diversion, including: $12 million for bulk water supplies to Hurley, Bayard, Santa Clara and Silver City; $34 million for water supply projects in the southwest New Mexico regional water planning area; $3.5 million to contract for collection of new ground water and geologic data; and $500,000 to evaluate and plan alternatives for the city of Deming for a remote well field.


HB 127 died in the House Agriculture and Water Resources Committee.

How Legislators Voted on HB 127

  • = Pro Conservation Vote
  • = Anti Conservation Vote
  • A = Absent
  • E = Excused
  • R = Recused
  • W = Abstain
Legislator Party District Office Conservation
Bandy, Paul C. (R) R 3 Representative 2018
Crowder, Randal S. (R) R 64 Representative 2018
Dodge Jr., George (D) D 63 Representative 2018
Ezzell, Candy Spence (R) R 58 Representative 2018
Gomez, Bealquin "Bill" (D) D 34 Representative 2018
Martinez, Rodolpho "Rudy" S. (D) D 39 Representative 2018
McCamley, Bill (D) D 33 Representative 2018
Salazar, Nick L. (D) D 40 Representative 2018
Sweetser, Candie G. (D) D 32 Representative 2018
Wooley, Bob (R) R 66 Representative 2018