2017

CVNM Conservation Scorecard – Conservation Voters New Mexico

Senator William Sharer (R)

State Senator William E. Sharer (R)

Lifetime Score:
17%
2017 Score:
16%
2016 Score:
10%
2015 Score:
0%
2014 Score:
17%
2013 Score:
17%
2012 Score:
8%
2011 Score:
8%
2010 Score:
18%
2009 Score:
15%
2008 Score:
0%
2007 Score:
22%
2006 Score:
20%
2005 Score:
57%
District #:
1    view district map
Counties:
San Juan
Legislative Link:
View on nmlegis.gov »

Contact Information

Email address:
bill@williamsharer.com
Address:
P.O. Box 203
Farmington, New Mexico 87499
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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 SJR 16 Appointed Three-Member PRC, CA Oppose - 2017 SJR 16 on nmlegis.gov SJR 16 died in the Senate Rules Committee. 90 16
PR SB 442 Building Energy Disclosure Act Carlos Cisneros , Support e 2011 SB 442 on nmlegis.gov SB 442 died in Senate Conservation Committee. 50 442
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
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
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
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 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
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
SB6 Industrial Hemp Research Rules (Senate Bill) Support e 2017 SB6 on nmlegis.gov SB 6 passed the Senate (37-2) and House (58-8) and was vetoed by the Governor. 50 6
SB 394 Industrial Revenue Bond Changes , , Oppose - 2017 SB 394 on nmlegis.gov SB 394 died in the Senate Finance Committee. 50 394
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
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 421 Limit Local Gov’t & Zoning Commissions Oppose - 2015 SB 421 on nmlegis.gov SB 421 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 50 421
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 291/SB 483 NM Federal Land Management Study Commission Oppose - 2015 HB 291/SB 483 on nmlegis.gov HB 291 died in the House Judiciary Committee. SB 483 died in the Senate Conservation Committee. 0 291
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
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 e 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
SB 452 Public Use & “Eminent Domain” , Oppose + 2017 SB 452 on nmlegis.gov SB 452 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 50 452
PR SB 147 Publish Legal Notices on Websites , Oppose - 2011 SB 147 on nmlegis.gov SB 147 died in Senate Judiciary Committee. 50 147
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
HB 284/SB 431 Renewable Energy Facilities in Environmental Services Tax Support - 2011 HB 284/SB 431 on nmlegis.gov HB 284 and SB 431died in Senate Finance Committee. 0 284
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
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 - 2017 SB 375 on nmlegis.gov SB 375 died in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee. 50 375
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
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 HB 227 State Facility Renewable Energy Use Support - 2017 HB 227 on nmlegis.gov SB 227 passed the Senate (36-4) and the House (44-19). The bill was vetoed by the Governor. 0 227
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
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 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 413 Uses of Oil & Gas Reclamation Fund , , , Support + 2017 SB 413 on nmlegis.gov SB 413 died on the Senate calendar. 50 413
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