New Mexico Legal Ages Laws
|Age of Majority||18 (§32A-1-4(B))|
|Eligibility for Emancipation||Through marriage, death, adoption, majority of minor (32A-21-1, et seq.)|
|Contracts by Minors||Common law applies|
|Minors' Ability to Sue||By guardian, guardian ad litem, or next friend; married minor may sue in action against him/her or spouse without a guardian; (R. Civ. Pro. 1-017(c))|
|Minors' Consent to Medical Treatment||If married or emancipated (§24-10-1)|
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