2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 12 - Miscellaneous Public Affairs Matters
Article 5 - Public Holidays
Section 12-5-2 - Legal holidays; designation.
12-5-2. Legal holidays; designation.
Legal public holidays in New Mexico are:
A. New Year's day, January 1;
B. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, third Monday in January;
C. Washington's and Lincoln's birthday, President's day, third Monday in February;
D. Memorial day, last Monday in May;
E. Independence day, July 4;
F. Labor day, first Monday in September;
G. Columbus day, second Monday in October;
H. Armistice day and Veterans' day, November 11;
I. Thanksgiving day, fourth Thursday in November; and
J. Christmas day, December 25.
History: 1953 Comp., 56-1-2, enacted by Laws 1969, ch. 114, 1; 1971, ch. 98, 1; 1975, ch. 13, 1; 1987, ch. 3, 1; 1987, ch. 309, 1.