2011 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 60: Business Licenses
Article 1A: Horse Racing Act, 60-1A-1 through 60-1A-30
Section 60-1A-27: Predetermining horse races; influencing or attempting to influence; fourth degree felony. (Repealed effective July 1, 2018.)


NM Stat § 60-1A-27 (1996 through 1st Sess 50th Legis) What's This?

60-1A-27. Predetermining horse races; influencing or attempting to influence; fourth degree felony. (Repealed effective July 1, 2018.)

A. A person shall not influence or attempt to influence the outcome of a horse race by offering money, a thing of value, a future benefit, a favor, preferred treatment or a form of pressure or threat.

B. A person shall not enter into an agreement with an owner, jockey, groom or any other person associated with or having an interest in a racehorse to predetermine the outcome of a horse race.

C. A person who influences or attempts to influence the outcome of a horse race or a person who enters into an agreement to predetermine the outcome of a horse race is guilty of a fourth degree felony and upon conviction shall be sentenced pursuant to Section 31-18-15 NMSA 1978.

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