§ 5-16-1 Short title
§ 5-16-2 Purposes
§ 5-16-3 Definitions
§ 5-16-4 Creation of district
§ 5-16-5 Board
§ 5-16-6 Powers of the district
§ 5-16-7 Bonds
§ 5-16-8 Investments
§ 5-16-9 Taxation
§ 5-16-10 Cooperative powers
§ 5-16-11 Notice; opportunity for comment
§ 5-16-12 Addition or withdrawal of territory by a district
§ 5-16-13 Use of revenue by governmental units

Terms Used In New Mexico Statutes > Chapter 5 > Article 16

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.