HB 219, sponsored by Representative Brian Egolf, was tabled in the House Judiciary Committee today.
“The tabling of HB 219 is unfortunate because it would have guaranteed surface owners access to information about who owns the minerals beneath the surface owner’s land.” Douglas Meiklejohn, Executive Director
03/02/2009 • Back to top
House Bill 755, “Uranium Mining Liability,” sponsored by Benjamin Rodefer, gives the Mining and Minerals department the ability to go after viable companies that have AUMs in New Mexico for the cost of clean up. HB 755 has been referred to the Business and Industry Committee.
Please call your representative and ask him or her to vote YES on HB 755!
02/25/2009 • Back to top
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02/24/2009 • Back to top
But the memorial doesn’t require an evaluation of the whole impact of uranium mining; such as environmental justice issues, or the full economic costs of uranium mining.
02/20/2009 • Back to top
02/18/2009 • Back to top
Committee Chair, Representative Roger Madalena broke the tie and voted against HB84 causing it to fail.
We would like to thank Rep. Madalena on his courageous vote that supported the wishes of the communities impacted by the uranium industry.
02/10/2009 • Back to top