2022 House Bill 153 That Carries General Obligation Bond B Passes

The 2022 Library GO Bond B passed during the 2022 State Legislative session and was signed by the governor.  The General Obligation Bond B will no be placed on the November 8, 2022 ballot. Bond B includes a total of $19 million for publicly funded New Mexico academic, public, school and tribal libraries.  If voters pass the ballot measure, it will allocate $6 million to academic, public and school libraries and $1 million to tribal libraries for a total of $19 million.

2020 General Obligation Bond B Passed

The 2020 Library GO Bond B passed during the 2020 State Legislative session and was signed by the governor.  A total of 66.21% of New Mexico’s voters gave their support of New Mexico’s libraries on November 3rd, Election Day with the passage of General Obligation Bond B. Bond B includes a total of $9.5 million for publicly funded New Mexico academic, public, school and tribal libraries.  It will allocate $3 million to academic libraries, $3 million each to both public and school libraries and $500 thousand to tribal libraries for a total of $9.5 million.