Federal Child Support Guidelines
Act means the Divorce Act. (Loi) (Loi)
child means a child of the marriage. (enfant) (enfant)
income means the annual income determined under sections 15 to 20. (revenu) (revenu)
cessionnaire de la créance alimentaire
order assignee means a minister, member or agency referred to in subsection 20.1(1) of the Act to whom a child support order is assigned in accordance with that subsection. (cessionnaire de la créance alimentaire) (cessionnaire de la créance alimentaire)
spouse has the meaning assigned by subsection 2(1) of the Act, and includes a former spouse. (époux) (époux)
table means a federal child support table set out in Schedule I. (table) (table)
Marginal note:Income Tax Act
Marginal note:Most current information
(3) Where, for the purposes of these Guidelines, any amount is determined on the basis of specified information, the most current information must be used.
Marginal note:Application of Guidelines
(4) In addition to child support orders, these Guidelines apply, with such modifications as the circumstances require, to
(5) For greater certainty, the provisions of these Guidelines that confer a discretionary power on a court do not apply to recalculations under paragraph 25.1(1)(b) of the Act by a provincial child support service.
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