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An Act to Amend the Marital Property Act

Legislature :
55
Session :
2
Bill No. :
42
Member :
Hon. Green
First Reading :
2005-4-28
Second Reading :
2005-4-29
Committee of the Whole :
2005-5-27
Amended :
Third Reading :
2005-5-27
Royal Assent :
2005-6-3
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Bill 42

Text of Bill :
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, enacts as follows:



1                           Paragraph 3(1)(a) of the Marital Property Act, chapter M-1.1 of the Acts of New Brunswick, 1980, is repealed and the following is substituted:



(a)               a judgment granting a divorce is rendered,



EXPLANATORY NOTE



Section 1



The existing provision is as follows:



3(1)                   Where



(a)               a decree nisi of divorce is pronounced, ...



each spouse, upon application to the Court, is entitled to have the marital property divided in equal shares.

 

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