2013 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 40 - Domestic Affairs
Article 10A - Child Custody
Article 3 - ENFORCEMENT
Section 40-10A-303 - Duty to enforce. (2001)


NM Stat § 40-10A-303 (2013) What's This?

40-10A-303. Duty to enforce. (2001) 
(a)   A court of this state shall recognize and enforce a child-custody determination of a court of another state if the latter court exercised jurisdiction in substantial conformity with the Uniform Child-Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act or if the determination was made under factual circumstances meeting the jurisdictional standards of that act and the determination has not been modified in accordance with that act.   
(b)   A court of this state may utilize any remedy available under other law of this state to enforce a child-custody determination made by a court of another state. The remedies provided in Article 3 of the Uniform Child-Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act are cumulative and do not affect the availability of other remedies to enforce a child-custody determination.   
(c)   A court of this state may enforce a custody determination made pursuant to Sections 201 and 203 until it is modified by a court having jurisdiction pursuant to Sections 201 and 203.   
  History: Laws 2001, ch. 114, § 303. 

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