2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 50 - Employment Law
Article 4 - Labor Conditions; Payment of Wages
Section 50-4-27 - Authority of labor commissioner director of the labor and industrial division to promulgate rules; hearing on rules; notice; publication.
50-4-27. Authority of labor commissioner [director of the labor and industrial division] to promulgate rules; hearing on rules; notice; publication.
The state labor commissioner [director of the labor and industrial division] shall have the authority to promulgate and issue rules and regulations necessary to administer and accomplish the purposes of the Minimum Wage Act [50-4-19 to 50-4-30 NMSA 1978]. Such rules and regulations shall be adopted after notice and public hearing. A copy of the notice of hearing together with a copy of the proposed regulations shall be filed with the librarian of the supreme court library at least twenty days prior to the hearing. In addition, a copy of the notice of hearing shall be sent to all known interested persons. Any interested person shall have the right to appear and present evidence.
History: 1953 Comp., 59-3-24.1, enacted by Laws 1967, ch. 188, 5.