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Organizations: Justice and Solicitor General

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June 1, 2011

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When payments are not made in full and on time the Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) starts collection action. MEP has a variety of enforcement tools available. This information sheet briefly outlines the collection tools available to MEP.


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June 1, 2011

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MEP has developed standard collection guidelines to ensure that all clients are treated in a fair and impartial manner. These standards establish timelines for the placement of collection action once a file is in default.


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June 1, 2011

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A Support Deduction Notice (SDN) is a legal document MEP issues that requires payment of funds. SDNs used to be known as "wage garnishees" or "notices of continuing attachment." When a SDN is sent to a debtor's employer, the employer is required to pay MEP a portion of the debtor's gross wages.


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June 1, 2011

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A federal licence denial is one of the collection tools the Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP) uses to encourage maintenance payments when debtors are in arrears.


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June 1, 2011

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A default hearing is a court process held before a master of the Court of Queen’s Bench. A master takes the place of a judge and is able to issue court orders. This information sheet outlines the instances in which MEP may issue a summons for a debtor to appear in court for a Default Hearing.


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June 1, 2011

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You may choose to make your payments to MEP through automatic withdrawal from your account at any Canadian financial institution. This information sheet outlines how to take advantage of this option.


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May 1, 2011

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Variable support orders allow for changes in the payment of support depending on changing circumstances. The court order specifies which particular situations change the amount of support payable or the way support is payable.


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January 13, 2011

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Confirms the identity of the deceased involved in a police officer shooting in Canmore on January 10, 2011.


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August 1, 2010

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Describes the use of thermal imaging by the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch. The use of thermal imaging allows for pre-screening of commercial vehicles and can identify serious safety defects ahead of an actual inspection.


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June 5, 2009

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This guide provides information for those interested in becoming civil enforcement bailiffs, including the authority granted to them, the duties and responsibilities of bailiffs, the process to follow to become appointed a bailiff, abilities and skills required to be an effective bailiff, and...