Welcome to the New Mexico State Ethics Commission.

The State Ethics Commission is an independent state agency that promotes the integrity of state government through the interpretation, enforcement, and improvement of New Mexico’s campaign finance, lobbying, procurement, and governmental conduct laws. 

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Complaints can be filed with the Commission through its online Proceedings Portal. To learn about the administrative complaint process and related requirements, please refer to the guide on how to file a complaint by clicking the link below.

Proceedings Portal

Parties may access the case management and filing system (Proceedings Portal) by logging in or creating an account. Click here for more information and step-by-step videos on using the Proceedings Portal. 

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ABQ Journal Editorial: Latest legislative scandal shows the need to widen reach of NM Ethics Commission

BY ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL EDITORIAL BOARDSUNDAY, OCTOBER 10TH, 2021 AT 12:02AM   Following years of contentious debate in Santa Fe, New Mexico voters in 2018 approved...

Ethics panel takes first individual case

Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal SANTA FE – The State Ethics Commission has authorized its staff to take legal action against a former Sandoval County employee...

NM ethics agency seeks expanded staff, jurisdiction

Copyright © 2021 Albuquerque Journal SANTA FE – The State Ethics Commission will ask lawmakers next year to sharply increase its staff to ensure the agency can carry...

Newly Created New Mexico Ethics Commission Goes After Groups for Independent Expenditure and Donor Reporting

By Wiley Rein Despite the pandemic and being in its first year of existence, the New Mexico State Ethics Commission wasted no time in 2020. The agency recently took...

Nonprofit groups put new independent expenditure law to the test

After a decade-long effort, New Mexico lawmakers passed new campaign reporting requirements in 2019 to force nonprofit groups, which can spend money on political...

Ethics panel files lawsuit seeking disclosure of group’s donors – ABQ Journal

BY DAN BOYD / JOURNAL CAPITOL BUREAU CHIEF Copyright © 2020 Albuquerque Journal SANTA FE – The New Mexico Ethics Commission on Friday filed a lawsuit aimed at forcing a...

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The SEC Receives 69 Timely Applications for the CRC

Applications Received for the Citizen Redistricting Committee A total of 69 New Mexicans timely applied with the State Ethics Commission to serve on the Citizens Redistricting Commission (CRC).  New Mexicans from across the state submitted applications.  Commission...