§ 30-31A-1 Short title
§ 30-31A-2 Definitions
§ 30-31A-3 Duty to administer
§ 30-31A-4 Manufacture, distribution [or possession] of imitation controlled substance
§ 30-31A-5 Sale to a minor
§ 30-31A-6 Possession with intent to distribute an imitation controlled substance
§ 30-31A-7 Advertisement
§ 30-31A-8 Defenses
§ 30-31A-9 Forfeitures; property subject
§ 30-31A-10 Forfeiture; procedure
§ 30-31A-11 Summary forfeiture
§ 30-31A-12 Powers of enforcement personnel
§ 30-31A-13 Administrative inspections and warrants
§ 30-31A-14 Injunctions
§ 30-31A-15 Immunity

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 30 > Article 31A

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.