WCA Rules and Statutes


The New Mexico Workers' Compensation Administration procedural rules are found in Title II, Chapter 4 of the New Mexico Administrative Code.

(click on the rule title below to download the pdf format of the rule)

  • [Part 1] General Provisions (Effective 10/1/2014)
  • [Part 2] Data Reporting and Safety Requirements (Effective 9/30/16)
  • [Part 3] Payment of Claims, Post-Accident Drug and Alcohol Testing, and Conduct of Parties (Effective 6/30/16)
  • [Part 4] Claims Resolution (Effective 1/1/2018)
  • [Part 5] Enforcement & Admin. Investigations (Effective 10/1/2014))
  • [Part 6] Judicial Selection (Effective 12/31/13)
  • [Part 7] Payments for Health Care Services (Effective 9/30/16)
  • [Part 8] Individual Self-Insurance (Effective 9/30/16)
  • [Part 9] Group Self-Insurance (Effective 10/1/15)
  • [Part 10] Self-Insurance Pooling of Public Entities (Effective 1/14/05)
  • [Part 11] Proof of Coverage (Effective 9/30/16)
  • [Part 12] Uninsured Employers' Fund (Effective 12/31/11)
  • [Part 13] Controlled Insurance Plans (Effective 12/31/13)

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Workers' Compensation Statutes Online

The complete New Mexico statutes and rules are available online through Conway Greene, a legal publisher that contracts with the State of New Mexico, at: [New Mexico Statutes and Court Rules]

Note: Select Chapter 52 for Workers' Compensation

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How to Purchase Statutes

Workers' compensation statutes may be purchased from the New Mexico Compilation Commission.

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