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New Mexico Wills Laws

Explanation of Chart and More Information on Wills Laws

Code Section45-2-501, et seq.
Age of TestatorAnyone who is 18 yrs. of age or older and of sound mind
Number of WitnessesMust be signed by at least two individuals each of whom must sign in presence of testator and each other after each witnessed the signing of the will.
Nuncupative (Oral Wills)Not recognized
Holographic WillsNot recognized

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