O.C. 368/2018

A.R. 207/2018

November 27, 2018


            The Lieutenant Governor in Council makes the Court Rules and Forms Amendment Regulation set out in the attached Appendix.

For Information only

Recommended by:          Minister of Children’s Services

Authority:                             Child, Youth and Family Enhancement Act
                                                (section 131)


 

APPENDIX

Child, Youth and Family Enhancement Act

COURT RULES AND FORMS
AMENDMENT REGULATION

1   The Court Rules and Forms Regulation (AR 39/2002) is amended by this Regulation.

 

2   Forms 2, 3 and 5 are amended in section 4 of each Form by striking out “survival” and substituting “safety”.

 

3   Form 21 is amended in section 3

                                 (a)    by striking out “(NOTE: The director’s consent cannot be dispensed with if the director is a guardian of the child(ren)).”;

                                 (b)    by striking out “aboriginal” and substituting “Indigenous”.

 

4   Form 22 is amended in section 4 by striking out “aboriginal” and substituting “Indigenous”.

 

5   Form 29 is amended

                                 (a)    in section 1 by striking out “Alberta Human Services” and substituting “Children’s Services”;

                                 (b)    in sections 1 and 2 by striking out “aboriginal” and substituting “Indigenous”.

 

6   Form 30 is amended

                                 (a)    by striking out “Alberta Human Services” and substituting “Children’s Services”;

                                 (b)    by striking out “2   Affidavit of Execution” and substituting “3   Affidavit of Execution”.

 

 

7   The following is added after Form 41:

Form 42
Notice to Band of Private Guardianship Application

In the Provincial Court of Alberta in the Matter of an
Application under section 52 of the
Child, Youth and Family Enhancement Act

To:                      (name of band)                       

Address:                                                                  
                                                                                  
                                                                                  

Regarding the child(ren)

____________________, born       (date-yyyy/mm/dd)      .
____________________, born       (date-yyyy/mm/dd)      .
____________________, born       (date-yyyy/mm/dd)      .

1   Name of applicants

                (name of applicant)                 .
                (name of applicant)                 .

2   Notice

                                     I(we) am(are) applying to the Court for a private guardianship order regarding the child(ren).  I(we) will ask the Court to make me(us) a private guardian(s) to the child(ren).

                                     or

                                     I have the authority to act for a director.  My name is _____________________________.

I am applying to the Court on behalf of the applicant(s) for a private guardianship order regarding the child(ren).  I will ask the Court to appoint the applicant(s) as a private guardian(s) to the child(ren).

The Court hearing will be at                    (address)                  on
  (date ‑ yyyy/mm/dd)   .  The Judge will hear this application as soon as possible after       (time)    , in Court room number (number).

If you want to speak to the Judge about this application, you must attend the hearing the first time the matter is heard in Court.

The Judge may make an order different from what I (we) apply for.  If you do not attend the Court hearing the first time the matter is heard in Court, the Judge may still make an order.

3   Application

I(we) am(are) applying for a private guardianship order regarding the child(ren).

I(we) am(are) applying for:

                                     an order terminating the guardianship of
                        (name(s))                         .

                                     custody to be granted to
                         (name(s))                        .

                                     an order of contact to be granted to
                         (name(s))                         .

                                     an order to dispense with the consent of
                         (name(s))                         .

                                     an order seeking             (other)               .

 

8   This Regulation comes into force on February 28, 2019.