March 20, 2017
New Mexico Legislature Adjourns Sine Die
The New Mexico Legislature adjourned sine die on March 18, 2017.
House Joint Resolution 8, which creates an independent ethics commission, passed both houses and will be placed on the 2018 general election ballot for voter approval.
Senate Bill 393, a bill requiring lobbyists to disclose the cumulative total of expenditures under $100, passed both houses and Gov. Susana Martinez has until April 7, 2017, to sign the bill into law.