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File #: R-13-8   
Type: Resolution Status: Enacted and Published
File created: 12/16/2013 In control: City Council
Final action: 1/22/2014
Enactment date: 1/31/2014 Enactment #: R-2014-004
Title: F/S Establishing A Legislative Policy For The City Of Albuquerque For The 2014 Legislative Session Of The New Mexico Legislature (Jones)
Attachments: 1. R-8, 2. R-8fs, 3. R-8fsfinal, 4. FS R-8Enacted
Date Action ByActionResultAction Details
1/31/2014 City Clerk Published  Action details
1/30/2014 Mayor Signed by the Mayor  Action details
1/27/2014 City Council Sent to Mayor for Signature  Action details
1/22/2014 City Council Passed as SubstitutedPass Action details
1/22/2014 City Council SubstitutedPass Action details
1/6/2014 City Council PostponedPass Action details
12/16/2013 City Council Introduced  Action details
12/16/2013 President To be heard at the Council Meeting  Action details
CITY of ALBUQUERQUE
TWENTY-FIRST COUNCIL


COUNCIL BILL NO. F/S R-13-8 ENACTMENT NO. ____________________

SPONSORED BY: Trudy Jones


RESOLUTION
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F/S Establishing A Legislative Policy For The City Of Albuquerque For The 2014 Legislative Session Of The New Mexico Legislature (Jones)
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ESTABLISHING A LEGISLATIVE POLICY FOR THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE FOR THE 2014 LEGISLATIVE SESSION OF THE NEW MEXICO LEGISLATURE.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL, THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF ALBUQUERQUE:
Section 1. That the legislative policy for the 2014 Session of the New Mexico Legislature is hereby approved and adopted as follows:
(A) REVENUE MEASURES. The City of Albuquerque:
(1) opposes any erosion of local government taxing authority and the City's gross receipts tax base;
(2) supports the examination of alternatives to enhance the revenue stream or create diversity to stabilize municipal revenue sources; and
(3) opposes changes relative to local franchise fees and franchises which would have the effect of lowering municipal revenues or lessening control over municipal rights-of-way.
(B) CAPITAL PROJECTS. The City requests:
(1) that existing City capital projects be reauthorized, and new projects identified by the City as having a high priority receive capital outlay funding;
(2) funding for the purchase of right of way for the Paseo del Volcan By-Pass Freeway and for infrastructure improvements at the State Fairgounds and the immediately surrounding public streets; and
(3) funding for the purchase of open space.
(C) ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT. The City:
(1) urges the State to recognize the regional importance of the
I-25/Paseo del Norte interchange project headed by the New Mexico Department of Transportation, to continue to support the collaboration among local, State and Federal agencies on the project, and to provide funding toward the completion of...

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