New Mexico Administrative Code
Title 6 - PRIMARY AND SECONDARY EDUCATION
Chapter 12 - PUBLIC SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION - HEALTH AND SAFETY
Part 12 - ARMED PUBLIC SCHOOL SECURITY PERSONNEL
Section 6.12.12.7 - DEFINITIONS

Universal Citation: 6 NM Admin Code 6.12.12.7

Current through Register Vol. 35, No. 6, March 26, 2024

A. "Firearm" means a handgun, as recommended by the department of public safety and authorized by the public school insurance authority, adopted for use by a local law enforcement agency in the jurisdiction within which a school district or charter school is located.

B. "School premises" means:

(1) the building and grounds, including playgrounds, playing fields, and parking areas, and any school bus or vehicle of a public school, whether owned or under contract by the school district or charter school, in or on which school or school-related activities are being conducted under the supervision of the local school board or governing body of a charter school; or

(2) any other public buildings or grounds, including playing fields and parking areas that are not public school property, in or on which school-related and school-sanctioned activities are being performed.

C. "School security personnel" means formerly certified and commissioned law enforcement officers employed by a school district or governing body of a charter school and authorized by department rules and local school board or governing body policy to carry a firearm on school premises.

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