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Indian Act

Version of section 117 from 2014-12-16 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:When attendance not required

 An Indian child is not required to attend school if the child

  • (a) is, by reason of sickness or other unavoidable cause that is reported promptly to the principal, unable to attend school; or

  • (b) is under efficient instruction at home or elsewhere.

  • R.S., 1985, c. I-5, s. 117
  • 2014, c. 38, s. 17

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