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Statutes > New-mexico > Chapter-45 > Article-3 > Section-45-3-607

45-3-607. Order restraining personal representative.

A.     On petition of any person who appears to have an interest in the estate, the district court by temporary order may restrain a personal representative from performing specified acts of administration, disbursement or distribution, or exercise of any powers or discharge of any duties of his office, or make any other order to secure proper performance of his duty. Persons with whom the personal representative may transact business may be made parties.   

B.     The matter shall be set for hearing within ten days. Notice shall be given to the personal representative and his attorney of record, if any, and to such other persons as the district court may direct.