The Divorce Act Changes Explained


Definition of State Party
(Section 20.1(4), Divorce Act)

New section

Definition of State Party

(4) For the purpose of subsection (3), State Party has the same meaning as in section 28.
Old section


What is the change

The amendment references the definition of State Party in s 28.

Reason for the change

The amendment clarifies the meaning of State Party.


The change will come into force by Order in Council.