§ 33-3A-1 Alternative sentencing facility; purpose; establishment; provisions

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 33 > Article 3A

  • Presentence report: A report prepared by a court's probation officer, after a person has been convicted of an offense, summarizing for the court the background information needed to determine the appropriate sentence. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.