2013 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 24 - Health and Safety
Article 16 - Dee Johnson Clean Indoor Air
Section 24-16-19 - Nonretaliation; nonwaiver. (2007)

NM Stat § 24-16-19 (2013) What's This?

24-16-19. Nonretaliation; nonwaiver. (2007) 
A.   A person or employer shall not discharge, refuse to hire or in any manner retaliate against an employee, applicant for employment or patron because that employee, applicant or patron exercises any rights afforded by the Dee Johnson Clean Indoor Air Act or reports or attempts to prosecute a violation of that act. 
B.   An employee who works in a setting where an employer allows smoking does not waive or otherwise surrender any legal rights the employee may have against the employer or any other party.
History: Laws 2007, ch. 20, § 11.

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