2015 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 40 - Domestic Affairs
Section 4 Dissolution of Marriage
Section 40-4-3 Proceeding for division of property, disposition of children or alimony without the dissolution of marriage.

NM Stat § 40-4-3 (2015) What's This?

40-4-3. Proceeding for division of property, disposition of children or alimony without the dissolution of marriage.

Whenever the husband and wife have permanently separated and no longer live or cohabit together as husband and wife, either may institute proceedings in the district court for a division of property, disposition of children or alimony, without asking for or obtaining in the proceedings, a dissolution of marriage.

History: Laws 1901, ch. 62, 23; Code 1915, 2774; C.S. 1929, 68-502; 1941 Comp., 25-702; 1953 Comp., 22-7-2; Laws 1973, ch. 319, 3.

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