Here's the legislative rundown for tomorrow and Wednesday.  Note that Wednesday is especially notable for higher education measures scheduled in House committees.

Tomorrow, the House is scheduled to go on the floor at 10 a.m. and the Senate at 10:30 a.m.

HOUSE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS

HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS AND FINANCE COMMITTEE- HENRY "KIKI" SAAVEDRA, CHAIRMAN
Room 307
Wednesday, February 6
1:30 Full Committee Hearing
(978) New Mexico Military Institute (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(979) School for the Blind and Visually Impaired (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(980) School for the Deaf (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(950) Higher Education Department (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)
(952) Higher Education Institutions (Hartzler-Toon/Ortiz)

HOUSE EDUCATION COMMITTEE - MIMI STEWART, CHAIRMAN
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 8:00 a.m. - Room 317
HB 64 EDUCATIONAL RETIREMENT CHANGES (STEWART)
HB 111 EDUCATION DEPT. PAYS FOR STANDARDS TESTS (ROCH)
HOUSE EDUCATION SUB-COMMITTEE - NATHAN "NATE" COTE, CHAIRMAN
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 2:00 p.m. or After Floor Session - Room 318
HB 320 UNM "WE THE PEOPLE" PROGRAM (MIERA)
HOUSE EDUCATION SUB-COMMITTEE - NATHAN "NATE" COTE, CHAIRMAN
Friday, February 8, 2013 - 2:00 p.m. or After Floor Session - Room 318
HB 255 STATE UNIVERSITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION (ROCH)
HB 280 GEN. RICHARD T. KNOWLES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (HALL JC)

HOUSE HEALTH, GOVERNMENT & INDIAN AFFAIRS COMM - JAMES ROGER MADALENA, CHAIRMAN
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 8:30 a.m. - Room 309
REGULAR CALENDAR
HB 99 DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT GROSS RECEIPTS (TRUJILLO J.)
HB 115 SAFE INJECTIONS FOR CERTAIN HEALTH LICENSES (GALLEGOS DY)
HJM 25 SAFE INJECTION PRACTICES FOR HEALTH LICENSES (THOMSON)

HOUSE LABOR AND HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE - MIGUEL P. GARCIA, CHAIRMAN
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 1:30 p.m. - Room 305
HB 216 FAIR PAY FOR WOMEN ACT (EGOLF)
HB 251 STATE AGENCY EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT BUY-OUTS (REHM)
HB 261 WORKERS' COMP "IMPAIRMENT" DEFINITION (LARRANAGA)
HB 188 CONTRACTOR AGREEMENT WITH LABOR ORGANIZATIONS (EZZELL)
HJR 6 INCREASE MINIMUM WAGE ANNUALLY, CA (GARCIA MP)
Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 1:30 p.m. - Room 305
HB 139 REDUCE WORKERS' COMP PAYMENT FOR DRUG USE (ROCH)
HB 276 TEACHER LICENSING & PERFORMANCE RATINGS (ROCH)
HB 302 UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS & DRUG USE (EZZELL)

HOUSE VOTERS AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE - MARY HELEN GARCIA, CHAIRWOMAN
Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 8:00 A.M. - Room 305
HB 133 DISCLOSURE OF CONTRIBUTIONS BY CONTRACTORS (CHASEY)
HB 232 SCHOOL DISTRICT CAMPAIGN REPORTING ACT (SMITH)
HJR 7 LIMIT SCHOOL CLASS SIZES, CA (GARCIA RICHARD)

SENATE SCHEDULE OF COMMITTEE HEARINGS

FINANCE COMMITTEE - Senator John Arthur Smith, Chairman
Monday, February 11, 2013 - 3:00 p.m. - Room 322
Capital Outlay Funding Overview and Potential Project Funding, Linda Kehoe,
LFC Staff

CORPORATIONS AND TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE - Senator Phil A. Griego, Chairman
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 2:00 p.m. or 1/2 hr. after session – Room 311
SB 296 PRESCRIPTION DRUG INSURANCE COVERAGE REVIEW (PAPEN)

EDUCATION COMMITTEE - Senator John M. Sapien, Chairman
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 8:00 a.m. – Room 311
SB 100 GEN. RICHARD T. KNOWLES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (MUÑOZ)

INDIAN AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE - Senator John Pinto, Chairman
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 8:00 a.m. - Room 303
SB 303 TRIBAL COLLEGE DUAL CREDIT PROGRAM FUND (PINTO)
SB 337 UNM NATIVE AMERICAN STUDENT INTERVENTION (SHENDO/CLAHCHISCHILLIAGE)

PUBLIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE - Senator Gerald Ortiz y Pino, Chairman
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 2:00 p.m. or 1/2 hour after session – Room 321
SB 300 UNM HEALTH CENTER HEPATITIS C PROGRAM (RODRIGUEZ)
SB 144 HEALTH PRACTITIONER COST-SHARING RATES (O'NEILL)
SB 48 LARGE EMPLOYERS IN HEALTH INSURANCE EXCHANGES (LOPEZ)
SB 182 PROCUREMENT CODE CHANGES (RUE)
*SB 185 FRONTIER COMMUNITIES PROGRAM (WOODS)
SB 198 HOSPITALS AS STEMI CENTERS (MORALES/GALLEGOS

Bills Acted on: February 04, 2013 

HB 26UNM LAND GRANT STUDIES PROGRAMJimmie C. Hall
HAFCHPREF <2> HEC/HAFC-HEC <14> DP-HAFC

HB 69UNM HEALTH CENTER COLLEGE OF PUBLIC HEALTHMimi Stewart
HAFC<2> HEC/HAFC-HEC <14> DP/a-HAFC

HB 80UNM DENTAL SCIENCE PROGRAMMiguel P. Garcia
HAFC<2> HEC/HAFC-HEC <14> DP-HAFC

HB 213MINORITY MATH, ENGINEERING & SCIENCE PROGRAMEdward C. Sandoval
HAFC<6> HEC/HAFC-HEC <14> DP-HAFC

HB 244UNM VENTURE SPACE INCUBATOR PROGRAMThomas A. Anderson
HAFC<7> HEC/HAFC-HEC <14> DP-HAFC

SB 140NM POISON & DRUG INFORMATION CENTERMark Moores
SFC<2> SPAC/SFC-SPAC <4> DP-SFC

SB 147EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY DEFINITIONSJacob Candelaria
SEC<2> SPAC/SEC-SPAC <4> DP/a-SEC

SB 156FORMULARY CHANGES IN HEALTH LAWSJacob Candelaria
SCORC<2> SPAC/SCORC-SPAC <4> DP-SCORC

Bills Introduced on: February 04, 2013

HB 405 PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS ACT Larry A.  Larrañaga
Timothy M.  Keller HJC/HTRC/HAFC
HB 406 MEDICAID BENEFICIARY GROSS RECEIPTS Sandra D.  Jeff
HHGIC/HTRC
HB 412 GENERAL FUND DOLLARS TO TOBACCO FUND Jim R.  Trujillo
HJC/HAFC
HB 414 NURSE PRACTITIONER SCOPE OF PRACTICE Nathan P.  Cote
HHGIC/HJC
SB 418 TEACHER LICENSURE CONTENT KNOWLEDGE Gay G.  Kernan
SEC/SJC
HJR 11 HEALTHCARE AS A RIGHT, CA Gail  Chasey
HHGIC/HVEC/HJC

Have a good evening and a better tomorrow.
Susan McKinsey
Office of Government and Community Relations