2019 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 12 - Miscellaneous Public Affairs Matters
Article 2A - Uniform Statute and Rule Construction Act
Section 12-2A-19 - Primacy of text.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 12-2A-19 (2019)

The text of a statute or rule is the primary, essential source of its meaning.

History: Laws 1997, ch. 173, § 19.

ANNOTATIONS

Effective dates. — Laws 1997, ch. 173 § 22 made the Uniform Statute and Rule Construction Act effective July 1, 1997.

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