Skip to main content

New Mexico Statutes Chapter 6. Public Finances § 6-25A-3. Definitions

Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes, a free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.

As used in the New Mexico Exposition Center Authority Act:

A. “authority” means the New Mexico exposition center authority;

B. “bond” means a bond, note, certificate of participation or other evidence of indebtedness;

C. “bondholder” or “holder” means a person who is the owner of a bond, whether registered or not;

D. “exposition center” means real or personal property, or any combination thereof, that is owned, leased or otherwise controlled or financed by the authority, located in the participating jurisdictions, other than property owned by the state, commonly known as the “state fairgrounds”, located within the exterior boundaries of the city of Albuquerque, that is related to, useful for or in furtherance of one or more purposes authorized by the New Mexico Exposition Center Authority Act, including facilities used for expositions, conventions, exhibitions, displays, meetings, banquets, trade shows, sporting events, arena events, museums, excursion trains, commuter and long-distance rail stations, trolleys, hotels, parking facilities, connection walkways, transportation maintenance yards, rail crossings and other light and heavy rail transportation activities and operations and related facilities, provided such facilities are available for the use by the general public;

E. “participating jurisdiction” means a department, commission, council, board, committee, institution, legislative body, agency, government corporation or educational institution of the state or a political subdivision of the state that is empowered to receive or expend public money, including municipalities and counties;

F. “project” means planning and design work for and development, construction, reconstruction, enlargement, improvement, installation, rehabilitation, remodeling and renovation of the exposition center;  and

G. “security” or means bonds, notes or other evidence of indebtedness issued by participating jurisdictions or leases or certificates or other evidence of participation in the lessor's interest in and rights under a lease with participating jurisdictions that are payable from taxes, revenues, rates, charges, assessments or user fees or from the proceeds of funding or refunding bonds, notes or other evidence of indebtedness of a qualified entity or from certificates or evidence of participation in a lease with participating jurisdictions.

Cite this article: - New Mexico Statutes Chapter 6. Public Finances § 6-25A-3. Definitions - last updated May 06, 2021 |

FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.

Was this helpful?

Thank you. Your response has been sent.

Copied to clipboard