2011 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 1: Elections
Article 12: Conduct of Elections, 1-12-1 through 1-12-71
Section 1-12-20: Conduct of election; interposing challenges.


NM Stat § 1-12-20 (1996 through 1st Sess 50th Legis) What's This?

1-12-20. Conduct of election; interposing challenges.

A challenge may be interposed by a member of the precinct board or by a party challenger for the following reasons:

A. the person offering to vote is not registered to vote;

B. the person offering to vote is listed among those persons to whom an absentee ballot was mailed;

C. the person offering to vote has already cast a ballot in that election;

D. the person offering to vote is improperly registered because the person is not a qualified elector; or

E. in the case of a primary election, the person desiring to vote is not affiliated with a political party represented on the ballot.

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