2nd Session, 36th Parliament,
48 Elizabeth II, 1999





An Act to amend the Divorce Act (child of the marriage)

R.S., cc.3, 27 (2nd Supp.); 1990, c.18; 1992, c.51; 1993, cc.8, 28; 1997, c.1; 1998, cc.15, 30; 1999, cc. 3, 31

Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:

1997, c. 1, s. 1 1. Paragraph (b) of the definition of "child of the marriage" in subsection 2(1) of the Divorce Act is replaced by the following:

(b) is the age of majority or over and under their charge but unable, by reason of illness or disability, to withdraw from their charge or to obtain the necessaries of life;