The Department of Justice Canada Noun 1. Department of Justice Canada - an agency of the Canadian government that provides litigation and legal advice and opinions to the government
DoJC has legislation in place to support provincial and territorial governments in maintenance enforcement matters. Because maintenance support is a provincial matter, Justice Canada Canada (kăn`ədə), independent nation (2001 pop. 30,007,094), 3,851,787 sq mi (9,976,128 sq km), N North America. Canada occupies all of North America N of the United States (and E of Alaska) except for Greenland and the French islands of cannot help individuals directly. Parents with questions about a support order should contact the maintenance enforcement program in the province or territory in which they live.
However, Justice Canada has added a section called "Support Enforcement" to their website at www.canada.justice.gc.ca/en/ps/ sup/enforcement/index.html to help Canadians find information regarding the system of support enforcement. It provides an overview of the system, including sections on such things as the Federal Divorce Act Canada's Divorce Act (R.S., 1985, c. 3 (2nd Supp.)) is the federal Act that governs divorce in that country. The Constitution of Canada has explicitly made marriage and divorce the realm of the federal government rather than of the provinces. , provincial and territorial laws on the subject and their enforcement programs, support orders that cross provincial or territorial borders, and on international law in this area.
The site also provides information on the Family Law Assistance Services Section (FLAS FLAS Foreign Language and Area Studies
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FLAS Fuels Logistic Area Summary ) of the Department of Justice Canada, which assists provincial and territorial governments with the enforcement of support orders. "The FLAS administers three programs including the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Unit, that
* traces individuals in default of a family provision;
* intercepts federal payments that would otherwise go to individuals who are in default of their family support obligations;
* orders the suspension or denial of federal licences and passports The following is a list of passports: By country and territory
* operates an Automated Information System The term automated information system means an assembly of computer hardware, software, firmware, or any combination of these, configured to accomplish specific information-handling operations, such as communication, computation, dissemination, processing, and storage of , linked to 1-800267-7777."