4th Session, 61st General Assembly
61 Elizabeth II, 2012
The Honourable Ross Landry
Minister of Justice
First Reading: April 20, 2012
Second Reading: May 1, 2012
Third Reading: May 7, 2012 (LINK TO BILL AS PASSED)
Be it enacted by the Governor and Assembly as follows:
1 This Act may be cited as the Matrimonial Statutes Repeal Act.
2 Chapter 10 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Alimony Act, is repealed.
3 Chapter 12 of the Acts of 1937, An Act Relating to the Court for Divorce and Matrimonial Causes, is repealed.
4 Chapter 126 of the Revised Statutes, Third Series (1864), Of the Court of Marriage and Divorce, is repealed.
5 Chapter 49 of the Acts of 1886, An Act to amend the law relating to the Court of Divorce, and Matrimonial Causes, is repealed.
6 Chapter 271 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Married Women's Deeds Act, is repealed.
7 Chapter 272 of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the Married Women's Property Act, is repealed.