2023 New Mexico Statutes
Chapter 41 - Torts
Article 10 - Food Donors Liability
Section 41-10-5 - Donated game meat products.

Universal Citation: NM Stat § 41-10-5 (2023)

A. Wild game meat products may be donated by hunters, taken to a commercial meat processor for preparation and delivery to charitable, religious or other nonprofit organizations and served for human consumption at no charge if transported, stored and processed according to procedures established by the department of environment.

B. For purposes of this section, "wild game" means deer, elk, antelope, caribou, ibex, oryx and Barbary sheep.

History: Laws 1997, ch. 78, § 1.

ANNOTATIONS

Effective dates. — Laws 1997, ch. 78 contained no effective date provision, but, pursuant to N.M. Const., art. IV, § 23, is effective on June 20, 1997, 90 days after adjournment of the legislature.

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