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Deserted Wives & Children Maintenance Act - 1966

Category:LEGISLATION
Sub-Category:FAMILY - FAMILY LAW REFORM ACT
Resolution Number:100.55.1
Club:Fort Frances
Year: 1966
Status:Resolved
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario petition the Government of Ontario to amend the Ontario Deserted Wives and Children Maintenance Act to provide:
(a) That in the event of default of any maintenance payment the Court shall promptly summon the defaulting husband to appear before the Court to explain the default.
(b) That the husband's earnings be thoroughly investigated to insure an adequate maintenance allowance based on the current cost of living for each child.
NOTE: Referred to the Legislation Committee for further study.

 

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