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Child Access Prevention

New Mexico has no law that imposes a penalty on someone who fails to secure an unattended firearm and leaves it accessible to an unsupervised minor.

Safe Storage

New Mexico has no law that requires unattended firearms to be stored in a certain way.

New Mexico also does not require a locking device to accompany the sale of a firearm, and no state statutes require firearm owners to affirmatively lock their weapons.

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