2019 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 40 - Domestic Affairs
Article 10B - Kinship Guardianship
Section 40-10B-1 - Short title.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 40-10B-1 (2019)

This act [40-10B-1 to 40-10B-15 NMSA 1978] may be cited as the "Kinship Guardianship Act".

History: Laws 2001, ch. 167, § 1.


Cross references. — For forms approved for use in Kinship Guardianship proceedings, see Civil Forms 4A-501 to 4A-513 NMRA.

Compiler's notes. — The Kinship Guardianship Act, codified as 40-10B-1 to 40-10B-15 NMSA 1978, was originally drafted and enacted to be Chapter 45, Article 5 NMSA 1978, but it was recompiled to Chapter 40 NMSA 1978, as the latter seems a more appropriate placement.

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