2018

CVNM Conservation Scorecard – Conservation Voters New Mexico

Senator Peter Wirth (D)

State Senator Peter Wirth (D)

Lifetime Score:
100%
2018 Score:
100%
2017 Score:
100%
2016 Score:
100%
2015 Score:
100%
2014 Score:
100%
2013 Score:
100%
2012 Score:
100%
2011 Score:
100%
2010 Score:
100%
2009 Score:
100%
2008 Score:
88%
2007 Score:
100%
2006 Score:
100%
2005 Score:
100%
Position
Senate Majority Floor Leader
District #:
25    view district map
Counties:
Santa Fe
Legislative Link:
View on nmlegis.gov »

Contact Information

Home Phone:
505-989-8667
Office Phone:
505-988-1668
Email address:
peter.wirth@nmlegis.gov
Address:
708 Paseo de Peralta
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
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Voting Record

Priority # Name Sponsor(s) Issue(s) CVNM Postion Vote Year Legislative Link Outcome CVNM Sort CVNM Sort #
SB 479 Adequate Subdivision Water Supplies Support + 2013 SB 479 on nmlegis.gov SB 479 passed the Senate (35-4), passed the House (55-13), and was signed by the Governor on April 4, 2013. 50 479
SB 350 Agricultural Land Valuations Support + 2017 SB 350 on nmlegis.gov SB 350 died in the House Taxation and Revenue Committee. 50 350
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
HB 70/SB 23 Amendment to Uranium Hexafluoride Gross Receipts Support + 2012 HB 70/SB 23 on nmlegis.gov The amendment failed to pass the Senate (16-25), and was not heard in the House. The corresponding bill passed and was signed into law. 0 70
PR SB 189 Assurance for Plugging Oil & Gas Wells , Support + 2018 SB 189 on nmlegis.gov SB 189 passed the Senate 40-0 and passed the House 54-11. The bill was signed by the Governor on February 28, 2018. 50 189
PR SB 30 Carbon Pollution Amendment , Oppose + 2011 SB 30 on nmlegis.gov Amendment passed; as a result, Sen. Keller (the sponsor of the principal bill) withdrew his measure. 50 30
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
SB 237 Colleges in Energy Efficiency & Bonding Act , Support + 2011 SB 237 on nmlegis.gov SB 237 passed the Senate (30-3) and the House (66-0), but was pocket-vetoed by Gov. Martinez. 50 237
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
SB 394 Conserved Water Put to Beneficial Use Oppose + 2011 SB 394 on nmlegis.gov SB 394 died on the Senate floor (19-20). 50 394
HB 111 Crop Dusting Tanks as Above Ground Storage Oppose + 2016 HB 111 on nmlegis.gov HB 111 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 0 111
HB 111 Crop Dusting Tanks as Above Ground Storage Oppose e 2016 HB 111 on nmlegis.gov HB 111 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 0 111
PR HB 422/SB 421 Cultural Property Registration & Acquisition , Oppose + 2011 HB 422/SB 421 on nmlegis.gov HB 422 died in House Judiciary Committee; SB 421 died in Senate Judiciary Committee. 0 422
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 + 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
SB 226 Efficient Utility Water Use Support + 2017 SB 226 on nmlegis.gov SB 226 died in the House Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee. 50 226
SJR 6 Eliminate Public Regulation Commission, CA , , , Oppose + 2011 SJR 6 on nmlegis.gov SJR 6 died in Senate Rules Committee. 90 6
SB 215 Energy & Water Project Financing , Support + 2017 SB 215 on nmlegis.gov SB 215 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 50 215
PR SB 47 Energy Redevelopment Bonds , Oppose + 2018 SB 47 on nmlegis.gov SB 47 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 50 47
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
PR HB 61/HB 82/SB 41 Extend Solar Market Tax Credit Support + 2017 HB 61/HB 82/SB 41 on nmlegis.gov HB61 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. HB 82 was combined with HB 61. SB 41 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 0 61
HB 65/SB 169 First Right to Build Transmission Facilities Oppose + 2017 HB 65/SB 169 on nmlegis.gov HB 65 died in the House Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee, SB 169 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 0 65
SB 70 Free State Park Passes for People Over 65 Support + 2017 SB 70 on nmlegis.gov SB 70 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 70
SB 248 Fund Grant County Water Supply From NM Unit Support + 2016 SB 248 on nmlegis.gov SB 248 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 248
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 6 Industrial Hemp Research Rules Support + 2017 SB 6 on nmlegis.gov SB 6 passed the Senate (37-2) and House (58-8) and was vetoed by the Governor. 50 6
HB 144/HB 154/HB 280 Industrial Hemp Research Rules (House Bill) Support + 2017 HB 144/HB 154/HB 280 on nmlegis.gov HB 144, which was combined with HB 154 and HB 280, passed the House (42-26) and Senate (30-12) and was vetoed by the Governor. 0 144
SB 157 Interstate Stream Commission Membership , Support + 2017 SB 157 on nmlegis.gov SB 157 died in the House Agriculture and Water Resources Committee. 50 157
PR SB 360 Investor-Owned Utility Procurement Process Support + 2017 SB 360 on nmlegis.gov SB 360 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 360
SB 364 Land Commissioner Review of Nat’l Monuments Oppose + 2017 SB 364 on nmlegis.gov SB 364 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 364
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
PR SB 340 Legislative Authorization for NM Unit , Support + 2017 SB 340 on nmlegis.gov SB 340 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 340
PR SB 421 Limit Local Gov’t & Zoning Commissions Oppose + 2015 SB 421 on nmlegis.gov SB 421 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 50 421
HB 98 Local Election Act Support + 2018 HB 98 on nmlegis.gov HB 98 passed the House 51-10 and passed the Senate 25-15. The bill was signed by the Governor on March 7, 2018. 0 98
SB 455 New Mexico Unit Reports to Legislature Support + 2015 SB 455 on nmlegis.gov The Conservation Committee Substitute for SB 455 died in Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 455
PR HB 652/SB 194 No Agriculture as a Nuisance , , Oppose + 2013 HB 652/SB 194 on nmlegis.gov HB 652 died in the House Judiciary Committee. SB 194 died on the Senate floor calendar. 0 652
SB 135 Oil & Gas Act Penalties & Protests , Oppose + 2018 SB 135 on nmlegis.gov SB 135 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 135
PR SB 307 Oil & Gas Act Powers & Penalties , , , Support + 2017 SB 307 on nmlegis.gov SB 307 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 307
PR SB 307 Oil & Gas Act Powers & Penalties , , , Support e 2017 SB 307 on nmlegis.gov SB 307 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 307
HM 4/SM 3 Opposition to Citizens United Ruling Support + 2012 HM 4/SM 3 on nmlegis.gov HM 4 passed the House (38-29) and SM 3 passed the Senate (20-9). Memorials and resolutions do not require action by the Governor. 60 4
PR SB 677 Private Right of Action Support + 2015 SB 677 on nmlegis.gov SB 677 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 50 677
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
PR SB 268 Prohibit Coyote Killing Contests Support + 2017 SB 268 on nmlegis.gov SB 268 died on the House calendar. 50 268
HB 35 Public Meeting Agendas 72 Hours Prior Support + 2012 HB 35 on nmlegis.gov HB 35 passed the House (57-9), but died on the Senate floor calendar. Senate Public Affairs Committee (SPAC) and Senate Judiciary Committee (SJC) voted. 0 35
PR HB 445 Reduce Renewable Portfolio Standards Oppose + 2015 HB 445 on nmlegis.gov HB 445 passed the House (33-32) and died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 0 445
PR SB 312 Renewable Energy Requirements for Utilities Support + 2017 SB 312 on nmlegis.gov SB 312 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 50 312
PR HB 440/SB 432 Renewable Energy Tax Credit Changes Support + 2017 HB 440/SB 432 on nmlegis.gov HB 440 died in the House Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee. SB 432 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 0 440
PR HB 440/SB 432 Renewable Energy Tax Credit Changes Support + 2017 HB 440/SB 432 on nmlegis.gov HB 440 died in the House Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee. SB 432 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 0 440
HB 175/SB 104 Renewable Energy Tax Credit Eligibility Support + 2016 HB 175/SB 104 on nmlegis.gov HB 175 died in the House Ways and Means Committee. SB 104 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 0 175
PR SB 190/SB 459 Repeal Effectiveness of Some Rules , , Oppose + 2011 SB 190/SB 459 on nmlegis.gov SB 190 and SB 459 died in Senate Judiciary Committee 0 190
HB 564 Right to Farm & Operations as Nuisance Oppose + 2015 HB 564 on nmlegis.gov HB 564 passed the House (35-29) and died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 0 564
SB 375 Royalty Rates on State Trust Lands Support e 2017 SB 375 on nmlegis.gov SB 375 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 50 375
SB 79 Solar Market Development Tax Credit Support + 2018 SB 79 on nmlegis.gov SB 79 passed the Senate 35-6 and passed the House 40-26. The bill was pocket vetoed by the Governor. 50 79
PR HB 26/SB 13 Solar Market Development Tax Credit Changes Support + 2016 HB 26/SB 13 on nmlegis.gov HB 26 died in the House Ways and Means Committee. SB 13 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 0 26
PR SB 72 Southwest NM Water Projects Support + 2018 SB 72 on nmlegis.gov SB 72 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 72
SB 107 State Agency Post-Contract Audits Support + 2017 SB 107 on nmlegis.gov SB 107 failed on the Senate Floor. 50 107
HJR 8 State Ethics Commission, CA Support + 2017 HJR 8 on nmlegis.gov HJR 8 passed the House (66-0) and the Senate (30-9). The measure will now be decided by the voters in the next general election. 40 8
PR SB 227 State Facility Renewable Energy Use Support + 2017 SB 227 on nmlegis.gov SB 227 passed the Senate (36-4) and the House (44-19). The bill was vetoed by the Governor. 50 227
SJM 26 Study Exporting Coal , Oppose + 2013 SJM 26 on nmlegis.gov SJM 26 died on the Senate floor calendar. 70 26
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
PR HB 292/SB 404 Transfer of Public Land Act , Oppose + 2013 HB 292/SB 404 on nmlegis.gov HB 292 died in the House Health, Government and Indian Affairs Committee. SB 404 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 0 292
PR SB 273 Transportation Public-Private Partnerships Oppose + 2013 SB 273 on nmlegis.gov SB 273 died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 273
SB 89 Unit Fund for Certain Water Supply Needs Support + 2014 SB 89 on nmlegis.gov SB 89 was defeated in the Senate Conservation Committee. 50 89
SB 251 Uranium Site Workforce Training Study , , Support + 2018 SB 251 on nmlegis.gov SB 251 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 251
SB 248 Utility Acceptance of Gov’t Renewable Energy Support + 2017 SB 248 on nmlegis.gov SB 248 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 50 248
PR SB 415 Utility Cost Limits , Oppose + 2011 SB 415 on nmlegis.gov SB 415 died on the Senate Floor calendar (no vote taken). 50 415
HB 87 Water Quality Control Commission Meetings Oppose + 2015 HB 87 on nmlegis.gov HB 87 passed the House (43-21) and died in the Senate Judiciary Committee. 0 87
SB 81 Wildlife Trafficking Act Support + 2017 SB 81 on nmlegis.gov SB 86 passed the Senate (40-0) and the House (59-0). The bill was vetoed by the Governor. 50 81