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Family Law: Legislation

Legislation for Family Law

New Acts!

  • The Family Law Modernization Act, SM, 2019, c. 8
    These sections of the Act are not yet in force:
  • Schedule E: The Family Maintenance Amendment Act
  • Schedule C: The Arbitration Amendment Act
  • Schedule B: The Child Support Service Act
  • Schedule A: The Family Dispute Resolution (Pilot Project) Act


Marriage + Cohabitation

Children + Parents

Family Violence + Child Protection

Support + Maintenance

Property + Finances

Rules of civil practice and procedure



"These Guidelines have not been legislated by the federal government. They are intended as a practical tool to assist in determinations of spousal support."

Liaison Librarian

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Matthew Renaud
E.K. Williams Law Library
(204) 474-6371