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  • [2009-06-26] Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez 

    Unknown author
    This is the transcript for the Federal District Court trial for Santa Clara Pueblo v. Martinez, one of the most cited U.S. Supreme Court decisions and the significant case for affirming tribal sovereignty, sovereign immunity, ...
  • [2007-03-08] Seeking Solutions: Exploring the Applicability of ADR for Resolving Water Issues in the West 

    Bingham, Gail
    Under the Western Water Policy Review Act of 1992 (P.L. 102-575, Title XXX), Congress directed the President to undertake a comprehensive review of Federal activities in the 19 Western States that directly or indirectly ...
  • [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 ...
  • [2007-04-13] Solicitor Leshy Opinion--Eastern Boundary of the Sandia Pueblo Grant 

    Leshy, John D.
    The question of the proper location of the eastern boundary of the 1748 Spanish land grant to the Pueblo of Sandia in central New Mexico has been a matter of public controversy for many years. In December 1988, Solicitor ...
  • [2007-04-13] Solicitor Tarr Opinion--Pueblo of Sandia Boundary 

    Tarr, Ralph W.
    The Pueblo claims that approximately 10,000 acres of land were incorrectly excluded from a patent issued to the Pueblo by the United States in 1864 because the surveyor erred in not including all of the land originally ...
  • [2007-04-13] Solicitor Vollmann Opinion--Pueblo of Sandia Boundary 

    Vollmann, Tim
    The land at issue is on the outskirts of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and is within the Sandia Mountain Wilderness. The major portion is owned by the United States Forest Service, with approximately 1151.2 acres in private ...
  • [2007-05-04] Statement As To Use of Deferred Appendix 

    Bartman, Thomas R.
  • [2007-05-04] Statement That Deferred Appendix Will Be Utilized 

    Hoilman, Marta
  • [2007-04-13] Stipulation for Enlargement of Time to Answer Complaint 

    Eschen, Andrew M.
  • [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 ...
  • [2007-03-08] A Survey of Columbia River Basin Water Law Institutions and Policies: Report to the Western Water Policy Review Advisory Commission 

    Schoessler, Michael A.; Yates, Scott B.; Neuman, Janet C.; Duncan, Angus; Blumm, Michael C.; Swift, Brett M.
  • [2007-06-29] Transcript--Commission Meeting, February 18th, 1997 

    Western Water Policy Review Advisory Commission
  • [2007-03-08] Truckee-Carson River Basin Study: Final Report 

    Pratt, Jeremy
    Under the Western Water Policy Review Act of 1992 (P.L. 102-575, Title XXX), Congress directed the President to undertake a comprehensive review of Federal activities in the 19 Western States that directly or indirectly ...
  • [2007-08-22] United States Forest Service [Presentation] 

    United States Forest Service
  • [2007-03-08] The Upper Basins' Political Conundrum: A Deal is Not a Deal 

    McDonald, J. William
    Under the Western Water Policy Review Act of 1992 (P.L. 102-575, Title XXX), Congress directed the President to undertake a comprehensive review of Federal activities in the 19 Western States that directly or indirectly ...