2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 37 - Limitation of Actions; Abatement and Revivor
Article 1 - Limitations of Actions
Section 37-1-12 - When commencement of action stayed or prevented.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 37-1-12 (2017)

37-1-12. [When commencement of action stayed or prevented.]

When the commencement of any action shall be stayed or prevented by injunction order or other lawful proceeding, the time such injunction order or proceeding shall continue in force shall not be counted in computing the period of limitation.

History: Laws 1880, ch. 5, 15; C.L. 1884, 1875; C.L. 1897, 2928; Code 1915, 3358; C.S. 1929, 83-113; 1941 Comp., 27-111; 1953 Comp., 23-1-12.

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