Tomorrow,  Tuesday the 29th, is UNM Day at the State Capitol when we will showcase our people and programs.  Thanks to everyone who will spend their day in the Roundhouse on behalf of our U.

Both houses have scheduled their floor work around 10 a.m.

House Health, Government and Indian Affairs will meet at 8:30 a.m. in Rm 309 with H33 Community Health Needs Assessments on their agenda.

Our main focus will be in Senate Finance, Rm 322 at 1:30 p.m. when higher education, both the institutions and the department, will be heard.

Also tomorrow afternoon,  Senate Public Affairs will meet at 2 p.m. in Rm 321 with the following biils of interest on the agenda: S86  Public employees average salary contributions; S89 Public property naming process; S178  Cancer prevention research services.

On Thursday,  House Labor will meet at 1:30 p.m. in Rm 305 with H167 Teacher Licensure Content Knowledge on the agenda.

Some bills of interest introduced today, Jan. 28:

H276 - Teacher Licensing and Performance Rating, Rep. Dennis Roch
H292 - Transfer of Public Land Act, Rep. Yvonne Herrell
S291 - Parental Notification Act, Sen. John Ryan
S298 - Drug Overdose Prevention and Education, Sen. Gerald Ortiz y Pino
S300 - UNM Health Center Hepatitis C Program, Sen. Nancy Rodriguez
S301 - NM Scholars Act Scholarship Eligibility, Sen. Craig Brandt

Susan McKinsey, Office of Government and Community Relations