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New Mexico Statutes Chapter 30. Criminal Offenses § 30-8-3. Refuse defined

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Refuse means any article or substance:

A. which is commonly discarded as waste;  or

B. which, if discarded on the ground, will create or contribute to an unsanitary, offensive or unsightly condition.

Refuse includes, but is not limited to, the following items or classes of items:  waste food;  waste paper and paper products;  cans, bottles or other containers;  junked household furnishings and equipment;  junked parts or bodies of automobiles and other metallic junk or scrap;  portions or carcasses of dead animals;  and collections of ashes, dirt, yard trimmings or other rubbish.

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