Regulation - LGIC

Determining whether a child is considered a First Nations, Inuk, or Métis child for the purposes of the Act

Regulation Number(s):
N/A
Bill or Act:
Ministry of Children and Youth Services
Summary of Proposal:
For the purposes of a determination of whether a child is a First Nations, Inuk or Métis child under this Act, a child is a First Nations, Inuk or Métis child if:

a) The views of the child can be ascertained and the child identifies as a First Nations, Inuk, or Métis child;
b) A parent of the child identifies the child as a First Nations, Inuk or Métis child;
c) The child is a member of one or more bands or First Nations, Inuit or Métis communities; or
d) No conclusion can be reached under (a), (b) or (c), the views of the child cannot be ascertained, and there is evidence to support a determination that the child is a First Nations, Inuk or Métis child.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
17-CYS038
Posting Date:
December 11, 2017
Comments Due Date:
January 26, 2018
Contact Address:
Ministry of Children and Youth Services
56 Wellesley St West, 15th Floor
Toronto, ON M5S 2S3
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