2018 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 12 - Miscellaneous Public Affairs Matters
Article 12 - Hazardous Materials Emergency Response
Section 12-12-7 - Penalties and enforcement.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 12-12-7 (2018)
12-12-7. Penalties and enforcement.

Any person who violates any provision of the Energy Emergency Powers Act [12-12-1 through 12-12-9 NMSA 1978] or any provision of an executive order issued thereunder is, upon conviction, guilty of a misdemeanor. Every day of violation after notice of violation shall constitute a separate offense. The attorney general shall be responsible for prosecuting violations charged under the Energy Emergency Powers Act and may petition the district court for injunctive relief to prevent any future violation of that act.

History: Laws 1980, ch. 107, § 7.


Cross references. — For sentencing for misdemeanors, see 31-19-1 NMSA 1978.

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