2022 HB 127 Storage of Certain Radioactive Waste

CVNM Position:
Support
Year:
2022
Sponsors:
Tara L. Lujan
Matthew McQueen
Jeff Steinborn
Topics:
Environmental Justice
Land
Legislative Info:
HB 127 on nmlegis.gov »

Description

HB 127 amends the Radioactive and Hazardous Materials Act to expand membership on radioactive waste consultation task force; expands duties of task force to include private disposal facilities; adds annual meeting requirement; adds language to NM Stat § 74-4A-11.1 to prohibit storage and disposal of radioactive waste in the state & prohibit permitting for construction or operation of a disposal facility in the state.

Outcome

HB 127 passed the House committees, but was tabled and died on the House Floor.


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
Vote
Year
Alcon, Eliseo Lee (D) D 6 Representative 2022
Armstrong, Deborah A. (D) D 17 Representative 2022
Cadena, Micaela Lara (D) D 33 Representative 2022
Chandler, Christine  (D) D 43 Representative 2022
Chasey, Gail  (D) D 18 Representative 2022
Dixon, Meredith A. (D) D 20 Representative E 2022
Egolf, Brian F. (D) D 47 Representative E 2022
Ely, Daymon  (D) D 23 Representative 2022
Garcia, Miguel P. (D) D 14 Representative 2022
Herndon, Pamelya (D) D 28 Representative 2022
Louis, Georgene  (D) D 26 Representative E 2022
McQueen, Matthew  (D) D 50 Representative 2022
Ortez, Kristina (D) D 42 Representative 2022
Sariñana, Debra M. (D) D 21 Representative 2022
Cook, Zachary J. (R) R 56 Representative E 2022
Montoya, Rod  (R) R 1 Representative 2022
Nibert, Greg  (R) R 59 Representative E 2022
Rehm, William "Bill" R. (R) R 31 Representative E 2022
Scott, Larry R. (R) R 62 Representative 2022
Strickler, James R.J. (R) R 2 Representative 2022
Townsend, James G. (R) R 54 Representative 2022