Matrimonial Real Property Law
Matrimonial Real Property Law Coordinator
Chippewas of Nawash Band Office
135 Lakeshore Blvd.
MRP Committee Members
Cllr. Randa Keeshig
Cllr. Kathy Jones
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On behalf of the Matrimonial Real Property Committee, I would like to thank everyone who helped out by filling out and returning the MRP surveys. One consistent concern was worry over non-members possibly being given the right to own or hold property on the reserve. I want to assure you that this cannot be the […]
Jun 20, 2022 Thank you for your participation. The surveys are now closed. Jun 3, 2021 Under provincial law, spouses are granted specific rights of ownership and occupation in the matrimonial home. While all Canadian provinces have approximately parallel matrimonial real property (MRP) laws, there existed a legal grey area with respect to MRP on […]
The MRP Committee recently sent survey packages about our proposed MRP Law to all members, both on and off reserve. It’s an important issue and we know that you may have questions. We’re here to help. We’ve added a second date for members to participate virtually in the development of our MRP Law. We’re using […]
August 11th, 2022: Committee Meeting with Chief and Council.
We are grateful to Coldwater Trust for its support of the MRP project.