2019 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 41 - Torts
Article 3A - Several Liability
Section 41-3A-2 - Definition.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 41-3A-2 (2019)

As used in this act, "person" means any individual or entity of any kind whatsoever.

History: Laws 1987, ch. 141, § 2.


Effective dates. — Laws 1987, ch. 141 contained no effective date provision, but, pursuant to N.M. Const., art. IV, § 23, was effective June 19, 1987, 90 days after the adjournment of the legislature.

Compiler's notes. — The term "this act" means Laws 1987, ch. 141, which appears as 41-3-2, 41-3A-1, 41-3A-2 and 52-1-10.1 NMSA 1978.

Applicability. — Laws 1987, ch. 141, § 5 made this section applicable to all civil actions initially filed on and after July 1, 1987.

Law reviews. — For article, "Statutory Adoption of Several Liability in New Mexico: A Commentary and Quasi-Legislative History," see 18 N.M.L. Rev. 483 (1988).

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