TENTATIVE AGENDA for the SEVENTH MEETING IN 2009 of by ruj15698


									                                                            Revised: December 9, 2009

                            TENTATIVE AGENDA
                                  for the
                         SEVENTH MEETING IN 2009
                                   of the

                               December 14-16, 2009
                              Room 307, State Capitol

Monday, December 14

9:00 a.m.          Call to Order
                   —Senator John Arthur Smith, Chair

9:05 a.m.          Revenue Forecast
                   —Katherine B. Miller, Secretary of Finance and Administration
                   —Rick Homans, Secretary, Taxation and Revenue Department (TRD)
                   —David Abbey, Director, Legislative Finance Committee (LFC)

10:30 a.m.         FIRs on TRD and Motor Vehicle Division (MVD) Proposals
                   —Rick Homans, Secretary, TRD
                   —Jim Nunns, Tax Policy Director, TRD
                   —Alicia Ortiz, Deputy Director, MVD

11:30 a.m.         Legislative Proposal — Biennial Budget Process
                   —Senator Timothy M. Keller

12:15 p.m.         Lunch

1:30 p.m.          Review of Excise and Other Taxes
                   —Tom Clifford, Chief Economist, LFC

3:00 p.m.          Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources — Dairy Biomass for Fuel
                   —Fernando Martinez, Director, Energy Conservation and Management
                         Division, Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department

4:00 p.m.          Recess
Tuesday, December 15

9:00 a.m.         Property Tax Issues and Suggestions
                  —Jim O'Neill, Consultant
                  —Lee Reynis, Director, Bureau of Business and Economic Research,
                        University of New Mexico
                  —Janice McCrary, Vice Chair, Greater Albuquerque Association of

10:30 a.m.        Overview of Governor's Budget Balancing Task Force
                  —Jim Nunns, Tax Policy Director, TRD

12:00 noon        Lunch

1:30 p.m.         Simulcast Dog Racing from Licensed Dog Racing Tracks
                  —Don Cook, General Manager, The Downs at Albuquerque
                  —Ed Mahr, Lobbyist, The Downs at Albuquerque

2:15 p.m.         Tax Incentive Review
                  —Tom Clifford, Chief Economist, LFC
                  —Thomas F. Pogue, Professor Emeritus of Economics, University of
                  —Timothy R. Van Valen, Chair, Tax Policy Committee, Association of
                        Commerce and Industry
                  —Deirdre Firth, Senior Economic Developer, City of Albuquerque,
                        Economic Development Department (EDD)
                  —Bob Walton, Vice President, Business Development, Albuquerque
                         Economic Development, Inc. (AED)
                  —Deborah Inman, Vice President, Business Devolopment, AED

4:00 p.m.         Recess

Wednesday, December 16

9:00 a.m.         Summary of Revenue Raising Options and Tax Principle Application
                  —Tom Clifford, Chief Economist, LFC

10:30 a.m.        Legislative Proposal Endorsements

12:00 noon        Adjourn

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