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NM Concealed Handgun Petition For Fair Treatment

17 Signatures Goal: 100

To: Legislative Council, legislative Finance Committee, NMDPS Summary: The goal of this petition is to see better accountability, responsiveness and cost effectiveness of the NM Concealed Handgun Program. We feel that this program is vital to the security of our state and deserves better management. 1) I feel that it is unethical and a violation of the intent of the Concealed Handgun,Act to have concealed handgun processing times taking 6 months. Nearly a half million dollars sits idle and unused in the program fund that could be used supporting the processing. More office personnel and equipment must be obtained with these funds currently in the CCW fund. 2) Since the licensee fees are not being used, I want to see both the initial and renewal fees be cut to $40. The inital fee under the act can be dropped under the law. Sufficient proof exists that the current $100 inital fee is no longer required. Likewise, the renewal fee is arbitrary in that the same level of work is done with the initial licensee as the renewal. 3) I want to see a complete disclosure of program. Budget at the program level, statistics( including current level of active licenses) must be posted. An annual independent agency audit of the program must be conducted and made public so that the performance of this valuable program be monitored closely by the public, instructors and licensees.

Sponsor

New Mexico Concealed Handgun Instructors

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Signatures

  • 8 years ago
    david bernd United States
    8 years ago
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    Travis Billingham United States
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Wayne Santos United States
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Lawrence Neely United States
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Walker, Mike United States
    8 years ago
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    Dave Baldridge United States
    8 years ago
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    velma tayler United States
    8 years ago
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    Ralph Lee Terry United States
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    C. Q. Watkins United States
    8 years ago
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    westly tayler United States
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Dana D. Kouri United States
    8 years ago
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    Valentino Messina United States
    8 years ago
  • 8 years ago
    Darrell Elmore United States
    8 years ago