Nov 06, 2018
Feb 06, 2018 - Jun 28, 2018
The New Mexico House of Representatives is the lower house of the bicameral New Mexico State Legislature. The house has 70 members, who each represent one district, which results in about 25,980 constituents per representative. Primary responsibilities of a house representative include, developing budget packages, making taxation decisions, passing legislation, allocating spending, and redistricting in collaboration with other house members and the state senate. Additionally, the house has the exclusive authority to impeach state officials, who will then be tried by the senate. A house member serves a two-year term, with no limit on the number of terms served. This position is unpaid, but house members do receive per diem for every day in session.
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New Mexico Secretary of State, New Mexico Capitol Annex North, Santa Fe, NM, 87501, US