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'''Department of Agriculture'''
 
'''Department of Agriculture'''
  
There shall be a department of agriculture which shall be under the control of the board of regents of the college of agriculture and mechanic arts; and the legislature shall provide lands and funds necessary for experimental farming and demonstrating by said department.  
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'''Forest Fire Prevention'''
 
'''Forest Fire Prevention'''
  
The police power of the state shall extend to such control of private forest lands as shall be necessary for the prevention and suppression of forest fires.  
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The police power of the state shall extend to such control of private forest lands as shall be necessary for the prevention and suppression of forest fires.<ref name="nm"/>
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [http://sos.state.nm.us/pdf/2007nmconst.pdf ''New Mexico SOS'', "New Mexico Constitution"]
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==Additional reading==
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*[http://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-new-mexico-state-constitution-9780199779154?cc=us&lang=en& Smith, Charles E. (2011). ''The New Mexico State Constitution'', New York, New York: Oxford University Press]
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Latest revision as of 12:03, 24 April 2014

New Mexico Constitution
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Preamble
Articles
IIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXXIXIIXIIIXIVXVXVIXVIIXVIIIXIXXXXXIXXIIXXIIIXXIV
Article XV of the New Mexico Constitution is entitled Agriculture and Conservation and consists of two sections.

Section 1

Text of Section 1:

Department of Agriculture

There shall be a department of agriculture which shall be under the control of the board of regents of the college of agriculture and mechanic arts; and the legislature shall provide lands and funds necessary for experimental farming and demonstrating by said department.[1]

Section 2

Text of Section 2:

Forest Fire Prevention

The police power of the state shall extend to such control of private forest lands as shall be necessary for the prevention and suppression of forest fires.[1]

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