2016 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 20 - Military Affairs
Article 12 - Code of Military Justice
Section 20-12-54 - Forgery.
Any person subject to Chapter 20 NMSA 1978 who, with intent to defraud:
A. falsely makes or alters any signature, to, or any part of, any writing which would, if genuine, apparently impose a legal liability on another or change his legal right or liability to his prejudice; or
B. utters, offers, issues or transfers such a writing, known by him to be so made or altered;
is guilty of forgery and shall be punished as a court-martial may direct.
History: 1978 Comp., 20-12-54, enacted by Laws 1989, ch. 337, 53.
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