2011 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 30: Criminal Offenses
Article 31: Controlled Substances, 30-31-1 through 30-31-41
Section 30-31-29: Probationary period.

NM Stat § 30-31-29 (1996 through 1st Sess 50th Legis) What's This?

30-31-29. Probationary period.

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the court may place on probation for a period not to exceed one year any person convicted of a violation of the Controlled Substances Act [30-31-1 NMSA 1978] where the maximum length of the term of imprisonment is one year or less if:

A. the judge does not impose a prison sentence; or

B. the judge suspends all of any prison sentence which he imposes.

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