Part 1 Definitions 45-4-101
Part 2 Powers of Foreign Personal Representatives 45-4-201 – 45-4-207
Part 3 Jurisdiction Over Foreign Personal Representatives 45-4-301 – 45-4-303
Part 4 Adjudication 45-4-401

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 45 > Article 4

  • 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.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • 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.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • 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.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Probate: Proving a will