2015 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 3 - Municipalities
Section 18 Powers of Municipalities
Section 3-18-12 Food and merchandise; regulation and inspection.

NM Stat § 3-18-12 (2015) What's This?

3-18-12. Food and merchandise; regulation and inspection.

A. A municipality may regulate the sale of food and drink, and may provide for the place and manner of selling food.

B. A municipality may provide for the:

(1) inspection and regulation of food;

(2) regulation, inspection, weighing and measuring of any article of merchandise;

(3) inspection and sealing of weights and measures; and

(4) enforcement and use of proper weights and measures by vendors.

History: 1953 Comp., 14-17-10, enacted by Laws 1965, ch. 300.

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