2018

CVNM Conservation Scorecard – Conservation Voters New Mexico

Senator Lee Cotter (R)

Former State Senator Lee S. Cotter (R)

Lifetime Score:
6%
2016 Score:
10%
2015 Score:
0%
2014 Score:
0%
2013 Score:
0%
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Voting Record

Priority # Name Sponsor(s) Issue(s) CVNM Postion Vote Year Legislative Link Outcome CVNM Sort CVNM Sort #
PR SB 163 Amendment to Change Board & Commission Sunset Dates , Oppose - 2013 SB 163 on nmlegis.gov The House floor amendment (sponsored by Rep. Gentry) was tabled (defeated) 33-30, and the Senate floor amendment (sponsored by Sen. Griego) was defeated 18-23. 50 163
SB 467 Change Interstate Stream Commission Members Support - 2015 SB 467 on nmlegis.gov SB 467 passed the Senate (28-13) and died on the House calendar. 50 467
SB 315 City or County Comprehensive Plans Support - 2013 SB 315 on nmlegis.gov SB 315 passed the Senate (32-9), and passed the House (67-0), but was pocket-vetoed by the Governor. 50 315
PR Confirmation of Ryan Flynn as Secretary of the Environment Department Oppose - 2014 on nmlegis.gov Ryan Flynn's confirmation as Secretary of the New Mexico Environment Department passed 30-11 on the Senate floor. 0
HB 40 Designation of Benefit Corporations Support - 2013 HB 40 on nmlegis.gov HB 40 passed the House (62-3) and passed the Senate (33-6), but was pocket-vetoed by the Governor. 0 40
PR HB 296/SB 283 Economic Development Utility Rates Oppose - 2014 HB 296/SB 283 on nmlegis.gov HB 296 passed the House (47-17) but died in the Senate Conservation Committee. SB 283 died on the Senate floor calendar. 0 296
HM 40/SM 34 Eddy-Lea Energy Alliance Storage Facility Oppose a 2016 HM 40/SM 34 on nmlegis.gov HM 40 passed the House (50-17). SM 34 passed the Senate (27-10). Memorials and resolutions do not require action by the Governor. 60 40
PR SB 219 Expiration of Rules Oppose - 2015 SB 219 on nmlegis.gov SB 219 died in the Senate Rules Committee. 50 219
SB 391 Extend Solar Market Development Tax Credit Support - 2015 SB 391 on nmlegis.gov SB 391 passed the Senate (37-5) and passed the House (39-24) but was pocket vetoed by the Governor. 50 391
SB 94 Industrial Hemp Farming Act Support - 2015 SB 94 on nmlegis.gov SB 94 passed the Senate (33-8) and passed the House (54-12) but was vetoed by the Governor on April 10, 2015. 50 94
SB 76 Lead in Sale of Recycled Metals Act Support + 2016 SB 76 on nmlegis.gov SB 76 passed the Senate (41-0) and the House (59-0). The bill was signed by the Governor on March 4, 2016. 50 76
SB 253 Prohibit & Define Coyote Killing Contest Support - 2015 SB 253 on nmlegis.gov SB 253 died in the House Agriculture, Water and Wildlife Committee. 50 253
SB 480 Subdivision Water Permits Support - 2013 SB 480 on nmlegis.gov SB 480 passed the Senate (30-10), passed the House (41-25), and was signed by the Governor on April 5, 2013. 50 480
HB 285 Tax Rate Differential For Certain Oil Oppose - 2016 HB 285 on nmlegis.gov HB 285 passed the House (59-7) but died in the Senate Finance Committee. 0 285
SB 34 Tax Rate Differential For Certain Oil Oppose - 2016 SB 34 on nmlegis.gov SB 34 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 34
PR SB 273 Transportation Public-Private Partnerships Oppose - 2013 SB 273 on nmlegis.gov SB 273 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 273