2015 Legislative Wrap

The 2015 Legislative Session from My Point of View: Carol Wight, NMRA CEO The crack staff at NMRA kept up with exactly NM Legal and Regulatory Alerts that in some way would have effected restaurants. Thank you to Allison Smith our awesome lobbyist! Here are a few...

Legislative Alert HB 482

Legislative Alert HB 482 Legislative Alert  3/9/2015 HB 482  – REDUCE SOME UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS This bill will be heard Tuesday, 3/10/15, in House Ways and Means Committee at 1:30 pm. BACKGROUND:  Bill Synopsis: House Bill 482 (HB 482), sponsored by Larry...

HB 498 State Preemption

HB 498 STATE PREEMPTION Legislative Alert  3/5/2015 HB 498 STATE PREEMPTION OF WAGE & LEAVE LAWS NMRA CEO Carol Wight will be providing expert testimony for HB 498 STATE PREEMPTION OF WAGE & LEAVE LAWS in REGULATORY & PUBLIC AFFAIRS committee tomorrow,...

Legislative Alert SUTA

Legislative Alert SUTA Bill 3/2/2015 Background: “We started getting calls about exorbitant SUTA bills early this year and new we had to do something during the legislative session.” Carol Wight, CEO of NMRA. “We worked with other business groups and the...

Legislative Alert

Legislative Alert  2/27/2015  Have you received an exorbitant SUTA bill?  Take Action NOW! Legislative Alert URGENT CALL TO ACTION: If you are a business effected by a SUTA bill that was shocking please show up and testify. We know you are busy, but your testimony can...

2015 Chile Cook-Off

Chile Cook-Off LAST CHANCE! House vs. Senate Chile Cook-off and Reception and “Meet your Regulators” Mini-Conference House vs Senate Chile Cook-off Reception Hosted by NMRA The New Mexico Restaurant Association settles the question of who has the best Red...