2018 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 12 - Miscellaneous Public Affairs Matters
Article 2A - Uniform Statute and Rule Construction Act
Section 12-2A-19 - Primacy of text.
12-2A-19. Primacy of text.
The text of a statute or rule is the primary, essential source of its meaning.
History: Laws 1997, ch. 173, § 19.
Effective dates. — Laws 1997, ch. 173 § 22 made the Uniform Statute and Rule Construction Act effective July 1, 1997.
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