HOUSE BILL 21
56th legislature - STATE OF NEW MEXICO - first session, 2023
Miguel P. Garcia and Pamelya Herndon
MAKING AN APPROPRIATION TO THE CRIME VICTIMS REPARATION COMMISSION TO FUND LAW-ENFORCEMENT-BASED ADVOCATES FOR VICTIMS OF HOMICIDE AND OTHER VIOLENT CRIME.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO:
SECTION 1. APPROPRIATION.--Five million dollars ($5,000,000) is appropriated from the general fund to the crime victims reparation commission for expenditure in fiscal year 2024 and subsequent fiscal years to fund law-enforcement-based advocates for victims of homicide and other violent crime. Any unexpended or unencumbered balance remaining at the end of any fiscal year shall not revert to the general fund.