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2009 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 40 - Domestic Affairs.
Article 14 - Adult Adoptions
Section 40-14-8 - Petition; caption.
40-14-8. Petition; caption.
The caption of a petition for adoption shall be styled "In the Matter of the Adoption Petition of (Petitioner's Name)".
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