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Pension Diversion Regulations

Version of section 7 from 2020-12-23 to 2024-02-06:

 A notification referred to in section 34 of the Act shall

  • (a) contain a statement that

    • (i) a duly completed application for diversion of the recipient’s pension benefit has been made on behalf of named persons, domiciled and habitually resident at the time of the application in a stated province, territory or foreign country or place,

    • (ii) the address of the recipient stated in the notification is the address that will be used by the Minister for purposes of any diversion,

    • (iii) a diversion of a stated amount or stated portion of the net pension benefit will be made for the benefit of the applicant no later than a stated date, and

    • (iv) the recipient may at any time apply to the Minister in accordance with the Act and these Regulations for a variation or termination of the diversion;

  • (b) be accompanied by a copy of the financial support order on which the application is based and the statement of arrears of maintenance, alimony or support, if any; and

  • (c) be sent

    • (i) if the recipient’s latest known address is in Canada, by mail, registered mail with an acknowledgement of receipt or any means of electronic communication, and

    • (ii) in any other case, by air mail or other similar means.

  • SOR/97-177, s. 6
  • SOR/2020-265, s. 18

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