§ 40-4A-1 Short title
§ 40-4A-2 Definitions
§ 40-4A-3 Purpose of income withholding
§ 40-4A-4 Notice of delinquency
§ 40-4A-4.1 Immediate child support income withholding
§ 40-4A-5 Notice to withhold income
§ 40-4A-6 Amount of income subject to withholding
§ 40-4A-7 Procedure to avoid income withholding
§ 40-4A-8 Duties of payor
§ 40-4A-9 Petitions to modify, suspend or terminate notice of withholding
§ 40-4A-10 Additional duties
§ 40-4A-11 Penalties
§ 40-4A-12 Interstate withholding by registration of foreign support order
§ 40-4A-13 Expedited process
§ 40-4A-14 Bonding
§ 40-4A-15 Consumer reporting agencies
§ 40-4A-16 Remedies in addition to other laws
§ 40-4A-17 Publication of names of obligors; amount owed
§ 40-4A-18 Information regarding delinquency payments
§ 40-4A-19 Liens
§ 40-4A-20 Unpaid child support interest arrears management program

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 40 > Article 4A

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • 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.
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act: A federal law, established in 1971 and revised in 1997, that gives consumers the right to see their credit records and correct any mistakes. Source: OCC
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • 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.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.