New Mexico

Status

In December of 2007 the State released a Blueprint for the Regulation of Geologic Sequestration of Carbon Dioxide in New Mexico. During the 2009 legislative session, a comprehensive bill to regulate CO2 sequestration died in House committee. Senate Bill 208, the pore space bill, was passed out of the Senate, but no action was taken by the House prior to adjournment and the bill died.

Legislation (passed)
(updated 5/27/2011)

Statistics are estimates provided by the states.