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Indian Act

Version of section 116 from 2014-12-16 to 2022-09-22:

Marginal note:Attendance

  •  (1) Subject to section 117, every Indian child who has attained the age of seven years shall attend school.

  • Marginal note:Idem

    (2) The Minister may

    • (a) require an Indian who has attained the age of six years to attend school; and

    • (b) require an Indian who becomes sixteen years of age during the school term to continue to attend school until the end of that term.

    • (c) [Repealed, 2014, c. 38, s. 16]

  • R.S., 1985, c. I-5, s. 116
  • 2014, c. 38, s. 16
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