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Statutes > New-mexico > Chapter-3 > Article-11 > Section-3-11-4

3-11-4. Mayor; chief executive officer; powers.

The mayor is the chief executive officer and shall:   

A.     cause the ordinances and regulations of the municipality to be obeyed;   

B.     exercise, within the municipality, powers conferred upon sheriffs of counties to suppress disorders and keep the peace; and   

C.     perform other duties, compatible with his office, which the governing body may require.