2017 HB 292 No State Land for Border Wall

Description

This bill would have prohibited a border wall from being built on state land between New Mexico and the Mexican states of Chihuahua and Sonora. A border wall would be detrimental to the migration of land-based wildlife in the border region. There are ESA listed species of concern that would be impacted, e.g., jaguars.

Outcome

HB 292 died on the House calendar.


How Legislators Voted on HB 292


  • = Pro Conservation Vote
  • = Anti Conservation Vote
  • A = Absent
  • E = Excused
  • R = Recused
  • W = Abstain
Legislator Party District Office Conservation
Vote
Year
Clahchischilliage, Sharon (R) R 4 Representative 2017
Herrell, Yvette (R) R 51 Representative 2017
Johnson, D. Wonda (D) D 5 Representative 2017
Lente, Derrick J. (D) D 65 Representative 2017
Louis, Georgene  (D) D 26 Representative 2017
Martínez, Javier  (D) D 11 Representative 2017
Martinez, Rodolpho "Rudy" S. (D) D 39 Representative 2017
McCamley, Bill (D) D 33 Representative 2017
Rehm, William "Bill" R. (R) R 31 Representative 2017
Roch, Dennis J. (R) R 67 Representative 2017
Romero, G. Andrés (D) D 10 Representative 2017
Rubio, Angelica  (D) D 35 Representative 2017
Trujillo, Christine  (D) D 25 Representative 2017
Trujillo, Linda M. (D) D 48 Representative 2017