House Newswire (Page 3)

House Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for House, NM. (Page 3)

Results 41 - 60 of 139 for "u:KOB.com" in House, NM

  1. 'Jaydon's Law' unanimously passes House floor voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A bill that aims to give New Mexico judges full access to the criminal histories of violent offenders unanimously passed a House floor vote Monday, 65-0. The bill, House Bill 72 , is sponsored by Reps.

    Comment?

  2. Teen curfew bill passes full House voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Legislation that would impose curfews for New Mexico teenagers cleared another hurdle Monday as it passed a full House vote, 44-21. House Bill 29 would allow each city to set its own curfew between the hours of midnight to 5 a.m. and during school hours.

    Comment?

  3. House panels pass 3 bills related to repeat DWI offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A New Mexico House panel debated three separate bills Monday that would all tweak legal language on how to sentence habitual repeat DWI offenders. The language in the proposed laws basically all look at the fourth DWI.

    Comment?

  4. New Mexico lawmakers shun plan to tap permanent fundRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Republican lawmakers are spurning a proposal to tap New Mexico's largest permanent reserve fund to boost spending on early childhood education programs. The proposed constitutional amendment to divert funds from the New Mexico Land Grant Permanent Fund was voted down Monday by the House Government, Elections and Indian Affairs Committee in a 6-5 party-line vote with Republican in opposition.

    Comment?

  5. New Mexico Senate attempts to slowdown bills in committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | KOB-TV

    Bills that rapidly moved out of the GOP-led House will likely slow down as they move to the Democratic-controlled Senate. That's because Senate Democrats have assigned bills related to REAL ID, strengthening three strike laws and closing child pornography loopholes to three committees.

    Comment?

  6. Child porn, abuse House bills assigned to 3 Senate committees, angering House RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Three House-approved bills two that would add more prison time for child abusers who intentionally kill or injure children and one that would strengthen child porn laws in New Mexico were assigned to three Senate committees Friday, drawing anger from House Republicans who helped passed all three bills Tuesday. The pair of child abuse-related bills would make life in prison possible for somebody convicted of intentionally abusing any child under 18 to the point of death, which is outlined in House Bill 69 .

    Comment?

  7. House to debate GOP Real ID bill WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The New Mexico House of Representatives will debate their version of a bill that would bring our state into compliance with the federal Real ID Act Wednesday, according to Rep. Bill McCamley. House Bill 99 would allow undocumented immigrants to have "permit cards," but not full driver's licenses.

    Comment?

  8. House passes child porn and child abuse legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Blair Miller, KOB.com and Stuart Dyson, KOB Eyewitness News 4 Updated: 01/26/2016 6:36 PM Created: 01/26/2016 5:00 PM The state House of Representatives voted Tuesday evening to pass two bills that would add more prison time for those who intentionally injure or kill children in New Mexico, as well as a bill that would strengthen child porn laws in our state. The pair of bills would make life in prison possible for somebody convicted of intentionally abusing any child under 18 to the point of death, which is outlined in House Bill 69 .

    Comment?

  9. House committee passes bill that would end social promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KOB-TV

    Gov. Susana Martinez won a small victory Tuesday when it comes to ending social promotion in New Mexico schools when the House Education Committee voted 6-4 to move a proposal forward that would end the practice. It would not allow third graders to move on to fourth grade if they can't read at that grade level.

    Comment?

  10. Bill making crime against officers a hate crime passes House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A bill that would make crimes committed against law enforcement officers in New Mexico hate crimes passed the House Safety and Civil Affairs Committee 4-3 Tuesday. The bill, House Bill 95 , is sponsored by Reps.

    Comment?

  11. 2nd House committee to review bill to expand three-strikes lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday will debate a proposal to crack down on violent repeat offenders in New Mexico. The bill, also called "Lilly's Law," would add several new criminal offenses to the state's current three-strike law, which makes offenders with at least three violent felonies eligible for life sentences.

    Comment?

  12. Plan calls for boosting forest restoration around New MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    More than 140 square miles of overgrown, fire-prone areas around New Mexico have been thinned over the last several years, but state forestry officials are telling lawmakers they need more funding to continue the work. Acting State Forester Eddie Tudor told members of a House committee Monday that his agency is on track to complete several projects by the end of the year.

    Comment?

  13. Bill that would give judges access to criminals' past records breezes through committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A bill that aims to give New Mexico judges full access to the criminal histories of violent offenders passed the House Regulatory and Public Affairs Committee Monday 7-0. The bill, House Bill 72, is sponsored by Reps.

    Comment?

  14. New Mexico lawmaker invokes Holocaust in Trump referenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    A New Mexico Democratic lawmaker says GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump will put people "in boxcars and send them where they don't want to go." Rep. Antonio Maestas made the Holocaust reference Monday during a heated New Mexico House committee meeting over a Republican proposal to place New Mexico in compliance under the federal REAL ID Act.

    Comment?

  15. New Mexico considers opening primary vote to independentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    New Mexico lawmakers are considering a proposal to open Democratic and Republican primary elections to any voter amid a surge in independent voter registration. House Democrats announced the proposal Monday to switch the state to an open primary system in which voters can cast a primary ballot for the candidate of their preference without respect to party affiliations.

    Comment?

  16. Protesters rally against governor's Real ID bill; bill fast-tracked through House committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Dozens of protesters rallied outside the New Mexico state capitol Monday, urging lawmakers to say no to Gov. Susana Martinez's plans for our state's driver's licenses, which would create a special driving privilege card for undocumented immigrants. But while the protesters demanded action outside, the real struggle is happening deep inside the Roundhouse, where the bill the governor backs to make New Mexico Real ID-compliant is on the fast track.

    Comment?

  17. Solar industry urges extension of New Mexico tax creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Time may be running out for an extension of New Mexico's rooftop solar tax credit as legislators weigh whether to forgo $5 million in annual state revenues to encourage more generation of solar energy by households, farms and small businesses. The tax credit offsets up to 10 percent of costs for new solar energy systems and expires at the end of the year.

    Comment?

  18. NM lawmakers consider bill for teen curfewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    The House Regulatory and Public Affairs Committee will debate the bill Monday afternoon. House Bill 29 would allow each city to set its own curfew between the hours of midnight to 5 a.m. and during school hours.

    Comment?

  19. a NM small town undercover operation renders resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    Authorities in one New Mexico City finished a top secret undercover operation Friday that involved taking out drug dealers one deal at a time. "The way it works is we have an undercover officer out purchasing contraband from certain individuals who are in the business of making money off the pain of others, said Otero County Sheriff Benny House.

    Comment?

  20. Bills would toughen punishments for child abusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | KOB-TV New Mexico

    On Day Three of the Legislative Session, state lawmaker discussed two bills aimed to keep children safe from predators and abusers - including their own parents and guardians. The first bill clears up the difference between intentional child abuse and negligent child abuse.

    Comment?

House Job Listings
View or post House job listings on Topix.
House Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in House from Topix.
House Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in House on Topix.