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The Dependants Relief Act

C.C.S.M. c. D37

The Dependants Relief Act

1 Definitions
2(1) Reasonable provision for dependant
(2) Act applies if deceased testate or intestate
(3) Support determined at date of hearing
3 Order suspending administration
4 Application on behalf of all dependants
5 Service on Public Guardian and Trustee
6(1) Limitation period
(2) Application within limitation period
(3) Exception
7(1) Distribution stayed
(2) Exception
(3) Liability of personal representative
8(1) Determination of amount
(2) Evidence
(3) Weight to be given to deceased's reasons
9(1) Order of provision for maintenance and support
(2) Kinds of orders
(3) Transfer or assignment of property
(4) Notice
(5) Exception
10 Further powers of court
11(1) Interim order
(2) Service on personal representative
12(1) Incidence of provision ordered
(2) Incidence of provision at court's discretion
13(1) Conflict of laws
(2) Property subject to an order
(3) Domicile outside Manitoba
(4) Domicile outside Manitoba
14(1) Application to discharge, suspend or reduce order
(2) Power of court to discharge, suspend or reduce
(3) Exception
15(1) Order for increased provision
(2) When increased provision may be made
(3) Exception
(4) Distribution stayed
16(1) Enforcement
(2) Realization of security
17 Validity of mortgage, etc.
18(1) Act subject to Homesteads and Family Property Act
(2) Family Property Act right does not preclude application
19 Crown bound
20 Application
21(1) Repeal
(2) Exception
22 C.C.S.M. reference
23 Coming into force