§ 40-10C-1 Short title
§ 40-10C-2 Definitions
§ 40-10C-3 Cooperation and communication among courts
§ 40-10C-4 Actions for abduction prevention measures
§ 40-10C-5 Jurisdiction
§ 40-10C-6 Contents of petition
§ 40-10C-7 Factors to determine risk of abduction
§ 40-10C-8 Provisions and measures to prevent abduction
§ 40-10C-9 Warrant to take physical custody of child
§ 40-10C-10 Duration of abduction prevention order
§ 40-10C-11 Uniformity of application and construction
§ 40-10C-12 Relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 40 > Article 10C

  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.