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  • [2007-01-18] Governmental Conduct 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Tompkins, Hilary; Kernan, Gaye; Budke, Maralyn; Miller, Justin
    This presentation covers the following issues of governmental conduct: gifts, nepotism, lobbying, and conduct of government officials.
  • [2006-11-27] Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform: Report of Recommendations 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Carruthers, Garrey E.; Scarnecchia, Suellyn
    Governor Bill Richardson created the Governor’s Task Force on Ethics Reform to develop a comprehensive approach to reforming New Mexico’s ethics and campaign finance laws. During the course of its work, the task force ...
  • [2007-01-16] Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform Materials: Part One (Bibliography) 

    Unknown author
    This is a listing of citations of state laws governing governmental ethics. This list includes citations from state ethics commissions as well as publications from the State Conference of State Legislatures.
  • [2007-01-16] Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform Materials: Part Two (Bibliography) 

    Unknown author
    This is a listing of citations of state laws governing governmental ethics. This list includes citations of material from state ethics commissions and the National Conference of State Legislatures.
  • [2007-01-16] New Mexico's Current Anti-Corruption/Ethics Laws: A Bibliography 

    Unknown author
    A listing of citations for current (as of 2006) New Mexico anti-corruption and ethics laws.
  • [2007-01-18] Public Comments from July 26, 2006 

    Scarnecchia, Suellyn
    After the taskforce adjourned on July 26, 2006, a group of people arrived to participate in the public comment portion of the meeting. The following is a summary of those comments and recommendations.
  • [2007-01-18] Should the State Treasurer and the State Auditor Be Appointed? 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform
    The impetus for this issue arises from the difficulty of disciplining or removing an official from elective office in the case of misconduct. Currently, the only provision for enforcement is impeachment. Impeachment is an ...
  • [2007-01-18] Subcommittee [Report] on Legislative Compensation 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Carruthers, Gary; Budke, Maralyn; Noel, Jim; Brazil, Barbara
    Currently, under Section 1-19-29.1 NMSA 1978 legislators may use campaign funds for “expenditures … reasonably related to performing the duties of office held, including mail, telephone, and travel expenditures to serve ...
  • [2007-01-18] Subcommittee Membership 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform
    This is a list of subcommittee members of Governor Richardson's Task Force on Ethics Reform.
  • [2007-01-18] Subcommittee Report on Campaign Finance 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Montgomery, Andrew; Brazil, Barbara; Miller, Justin; Noel, Jim; Tompkins, Hilary
    New Mexico is one of a minority of 13 states that do not limit most campaign contributions. The United States Supreme Court has recognized that such limits may serve a state’s compelling interest in preventing corruption ...
  • [2007-01-18] Subcommittee Report on Gifts 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Scarneccia, Suellyn; Martinez, W. Ken; Brix, Matt
    The giving of gifts to show ones appreciation is a valued tradition in New Mexico. However, the giving of gifts to public officials by persons financially interested in their official actions may have a corrupting influence. ...
  • [2007-01-18] Subcommittee Report on Public Financing of Campaigns 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Brix, Matt; Feldman, Dede; Bluestone, Stuart; Udall, Stewart
    Broadly speaking, the Ethics and Campaign Reform Task Force has been assembled to develop constructive methods for removing the adverse effects of money on the political system and improving public confidence in the integrity ...
  • [2007-01-18] Subcommittee Report on the Establishment of a State Ethics Commission 

    Governor's Task Force on Ethics Reform; Noel, Jim; Sanchez, Leonard; Bluestone, Stuart; McCoy, Kathy; Winter, Brad; Carey, John
    The establishment of a State Ethics Commission relates directly to ethics reform in the state of New Mexico. Such a commission does not exist in New Mexico, the establishment of which would represent a tangible and concrete ...