SENATE CONCURRENT RESOLUTION 1
54th legislature - STATE OF NEW MEXICO - first session, 2019
Peter Wirth and Stuart Ingle
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION
ADOPTING JOINT RULE 13-1 REGARDING CONTINUAL ENGROSSMENT OF LEGISLATION.
WHEREAS, Legislative Joint Rule 8-1 provides for the adoption, amendment or repeal of joint rules by concurrent resolution approved by two-thirds of the membership of each house;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE, THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES CONCURRING THEREIN, that the following new proposed Joint Rule 13-1 be adopted to read:
"CONTINUAL ENGROSSING OF AMENDMENTS (13-1)
No later than the second session of the fifty- fourth legislature, the legislative council service shall, upon adoption of floor amendments or a committee report recommending amendments to a bill, memorial or resolution, create and cause to be posted on the legislative website as soon as practicable a document with all amendments incorporated into its text. The document shall make clear which text is original and which text is added or struck by amendment and by which body.".
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