2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 45 - Uniform Probate Code
Article 2 - Intestate Succession and Wills
Part 1 - INTESTATE SUCCESSION
Subpart 2 - . Parent-Child Relationship
Section 45-2-117 - No distinction based on marital status.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 45-2-117 (2017)

45-2-117. No distinction based on marital status.

Except as otherwise provided in Section 45-2-114, 45-2-119, 45-2-120 or 45-2-121 NMSA 1978, a parent-child relationship exists between a child and the child's genetic parents, regardless of the parents' marital status.

History: 1978 Comp., 45-2-117, enacted by Laws 2011, ch. 124, 15.

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