2017 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 66 - Motor Vehicles
Article 3 - Registration Laws; Security Interests; Anti-Theft Provisions; Bicycles; Equipment; Unsafe Vehicles; Off-Highway Motor Vehicles; Other Vehicles
Part 11 - OFF-HIGHWAY MOTOR VEHICLES
Section 66-3-1015 - Enforcement.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 66-3-1015 (2017)

66-3-1015. Enforcement.

A wildlife conservation officer, state police officer or peace officer of this state or any of its political subdivisions, upon displaying the officer's badge of office, has the authority to enforce the provisions of the Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Act and may:

A. require an off-highway motor vehicle operator to produce:

(1) the registration certificate or nonresident permit;

(2) proof of successful completion of an off-highway motor vehicle training course conducted by an off-highway safety training organization approved and certified by the department, when required by Section 66-3-1010.2 NMSA 1978; and

(3) the personal identification of the operator; and

B. issue citations for violations of the provisions of the Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Act.

History: 1953 Comp., 64-3-1015, enacted by Laws 1978, ch. 35, 211; 1985, ch. 189, 15; 2005, ch. 325, 18; 2009, ch. 53, 8.

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