Rick Miera for NM

Building strong neighborhoods and healthy communities

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Legislation

Below is some of the significant sponsored legislation that was enacted throughout Rick’s legislative career.

Behavioral Health

Counseling & Therapy Practice Act Changes HB812 / 1999
Amend the Delinquency Act HB507 / 2003
Licensure of Mental Health Facilities HB557 / 2003
Youth Program Public Private Partnerships HB700 / 2003
Children’s Mental Health Recodification HB637 / 2007
Children’s Mental Health and Disabilities Act HB364 / 2008

 

Community Health

Alternative Sentencing Facility HB111 / 1992
Healthcare Insurance HB794 – Vetoed / 1993
Pharmacist as Clinicians HB631 / 1995
DWI Grant Fund HB108 / 1997
Bicycle Path Use HB197 / 1997
Oriental Medical Insurance HB856 / 1997
Amended Massage Therapy Practice Act HB423 / 1999

 

Education

Special Ed Program Units HB197 / 1992
Gifted Child Determination HB36 / 1994
Procurement by Regional Educational Cooperatives – HB823 / 1995
School Nurses HB29 / 1996
Early Literacy Act HB28 – Vetoed / 2000
Implement Flexible School Calendars HB35 / 2001
Educational Assistant Licensing and Salary Act HB304 / 2004
Allow 5 Year Public School Graduation HB333 / 2009
The Hispanic Education Act HB150 / 2010
School District Bullying Prevention HB78 / 2011
No Corporal Punishment as School Discipline HB172 / 2011
Educational Assistance Foundation Loans HB132 / 2005
New Mexico History for Public School Graduation HB139 / 2005
Pre-Kindergarten Act HB337 / 2005
The Community Schools Act HB542 / 2013
Diploma Seal of Bilingualism HB330 / 2014

 

Other

The Right to Protest Property Tax Increase HB628 / 2001
Fire Protection Across Jurisdictions HB11 / 2012