2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 37 - Limitation of Actions; Abatement and Revivor
Article 1 - Limitations of Actions
Section 37-1-11 - Effect of death.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 37-1-11 (2017)

37-1-11. [Effect of death.]

If the person entitled to a cause of action die within one year next previous to the expiration of the limitation above provided, the representatives of such persons shall have one year after such death within which to commence said action.

History: Laws 1880, ch. 5, 11; C.L. 1884, 1870; C.L. 1897, 29-23; Code 1915, 3354; C.S. 1929, 83-109; 1941 Comp., 27-110; 1953 Comp., 23-1-11.

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