Canada Gazette, Part I, Volume 154, Number 35: Denial of Licences for Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Regulations, 2020

August 29, 2020

Statutory authority

Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Act

Sponsoring department

Department of Justice

REGULATORY IMPACT ANALYSIS STATEMENT

For the Regulatory Impact Analysis Statement, see the Regulations Amending the Garnishment and Attachment Regulations and the Pension Diversion Regulations.

PROPOSED REGULATORY TEXT

Notice is given that the Governor in Council, pursuant to section 78 footnote a of the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Act footnote b, proposes to make the annexed Denial of Licences for Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Regulations, 2020.

Interested persons may make representations concerning the proposed Regulations within 30 days after the date of publication of this notice. All such representations must cite the Canada Gazette, Part I, and the date of publication of this notice, and be sent by email to commentsFOAEAA-GAPDA.commentairesLAEOEF-LSADP@justice.gc.ca.

Ottawa, August 21, 2020

Julie Adair
Assistant Clerk of the Privy Council

Denial of Licences for Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Regulations, 2020

Denial of Licences for Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement

Definition of Act

  • 1 In these Regulations, Act means the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Act.

Content of licence denial application

2 A licence denial application referred to in subsection 67(2) of the Act must contain the following information:

  • (a) the name and reference number of the provincial enforcement service making the application;
  • (b) the date on which the provincial enforcement service sent the notice referred to in paragraph 67(3)(c) of the Act to the debtor;
  • (c) a declaration by the provincial enforcement service that the information in the application is correct and that the information was provided for the purpose of a licence denial under the Act;
  • (d) the debtor’s
    • (i) surname and given names,
    • (ii) latest known address,
    • (iii) phone number and email address, if they are known,
    • (iv) date of birth,
    • (v) gender,
    • (vi) social insurance number, if known,
    • (vii) mother’s surname at her birth, if known,
    • (viii) city and country of birth, if known,
    • (ix) height, if known,
    • (x) eye colour, if known,
    • (xi) employer’s name and address, if they are known, and
    • (xii) language of choice for correspondence, if known; and
  • (e) in respect of the support order,
    • (i) the name of the court that issued the support order,
    • (ii) the date of the support order,
    • (iii) the names of the parties set out in the support order,
    • (iv) the amount in arrears or the payment periods in default, and
    • (v) whether payments set out in the support order must be made on a weekly, bi-weekly, semi-monthly, monthly, quarterly, semi-annual or annual basis.

Sending applications and requests to Minister

3 Applications referred to in subsection 67(2) of the Act and requests referred to in subsection 72(2) of the Act are to be sent by mail to the Department of Justice, Family Law Assistance Services, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H8, or by the means of electronic communication that has been agreed on by the provincial enforcement service and the Department of Justice.

Repeal

4 The Denial of Licences for Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Regulations footnote 1 are repealed.

Coming into Force

S.C. 2019, c. 16

5 These Regulations come into force on the day on which subsection 73(2) of An Act to amend the Divorce Act, the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Act and the Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act comes into force, but if they are registered after that day, they come into force on the day on which they are registered.