2018 New Mexico Statutes 58-31-2. Purpose
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The purpose of the Spaceport Development Act [58-31-1 NMSA 1978] is to:
A. encourage and foster development of the state and its cities and counties by developing spaceport facilities in New Mexico;
B. actively promote and assist public and private sector infrastructure development to attract new industries and businesses, thereby creating new job opportunities in the state;
C. create the statutory framework that will enable the state to design, finance, construct, equip and operate spaceport facilities necessary to ensure the timely, planned and efficient development of a southwest regional spaceport; and
D. promote educational involvement in spaceport activities and education and training of the workforce to develop the skills needed for spaceport operations.
History: Laws 2005, ch. 128, § 2.