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Governor General’s Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. G-9)

Act current to 2021-04-20 and last amended on 2012-06-29. Previous Versions

PART IIGovernor General’s Retiring Annuity (continued)

Marginal note:Payment of annuities

 An annuity payable under this Part shall be paid out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund by monthly instalments, and for any period less than a month shall be paid pro rata.

  • R.S., c. G-15, s. 5

Marginal note:Payment not affected by other benefits

 The payment of an annuity under this Part shall not affect or be affected by the payment of any pension, annuity or other benefit under any other Act of Parliament.

  • R.S., c. G-15, s. 6

Marginal note:Diversion of payments to satisfy financial support order

  •  (1) When any court in Canada of competent jurisdiction has made an order requiring a person in receipt of an annuity under subsection 6(1) to pay financial support, amounts payable to the annuitant under that subsection are subject to being diverted to the person named in the order in accordance with Part II of the Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act.

  • Marginal note:Payment deemed to be to annuitant

    (2) For the purposes of this Part, any payment made pursuant to subsection (1) shall be deemed to have been made to the annuitant in respect of whom the payment was made.

  • R.S., 1985, c. G-9, s. 11
  • 2000, c. 12, s. 129
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