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December 17, 2014

Description

This act deals with procedures in Youth Court for contraventions of provincial laws and municipal bylaws, and provides for enforcement.


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May 27, 2013

Description

This act governs provision of protective services to witnesses and persons associated with witnesses who may be at risk of harm because of the witnesses’ involvement in the prosecution of criminal offences.


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October 1, 2005

Description

This act provides that a tort-feasor can recover contribution from any other tort-feasor who is or would, if sued, have been liable in respect of the same damage. See also Contributory Negligence Act.


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October 1, 2011

Description

This act provides the rules for causes of action that survive death and limits the damages recoverable by a deceased person’s estate.


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November 1, 2010

Description

This act provides for recording, by way of sound-recording machine, of evidence given before a court in any civil action or provincial offence proceeding. It also provides for the appointment of court reporters authorized to prepare typewritten transcripts of court proceedings.


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August 1, 2011

Description

This act outlines the process to file a civil judgement of monetary payment (that is not spousal or child support) when either the creditor or the debtor is located in a different jurisdiction than Alberta and the other jurisdiction has an agreement with Alberta on filing civil judgements.


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May 1, 2017

Description

This act sets out the procedures for prosecuting contraventions of provincial acts and regulations, ministerial orders and municipal bylaws, and provides for enforcement.


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June 13, 2016

Description

This act provides for the constitution and operation of the Provincial Court of Alberta, and the appointment of the judges, officers and employees that the business of the Court requires. The act also provides for the jurisdiction and authority of the Provincial Court of Alberta and its judges.


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January 1, 2017

Description

This act establishes the Maintenance Enforcement Program, provides authority to collect and enforce support, collect and release information, establish rules for disbursement of funds and for charging of fees.


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May 4, 2017

Description

This act establishes time limits for starting a civil action in the courts.


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May 27, 2013

Description

This act provides for the appointment of persons to the judicial office of ‘justice of the peace’, and specifies the power and duties of a justice of the peace.


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December 17, 2014

Description

This act provides the procedure for the selection of a jury for civil and criminal proceedings tried by a jury in Alberta, including the qualifications of jurors, and exclusions or exemptions from jury service.


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December 17, 2014

Description

This act provides for the jurisdiction of the Court of Appeal of Alberta and the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, and the powers that each Court and its judges can exercise. It also outlines the functions of the Judicial Council, judicial compensation commissions, and the Rules of Court...


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January 1, 2002

Description

This act establishes rules for pre and post judgment interest.


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January 1, 2002

Description

This act allows courts to enforce subpoenas from other Canadian jurisdictions.


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November 22, 2016

Description

This act describes the process for parties living in different provinces or territories to obtain or vary a court order for family support. It authorizes filing of maintenance orders made outside Alberta with the Alberta court and the enforcement of those orders as if they were made in Alberta.


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November 1, 2010

Description

This act sets out rules for enforcing and varying custody, and access orders granted in other jurisdictions.


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November 1, 2010

Description

This act sets out rules relating to defamation actions.


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March 30, 2015

Description

This act provides for the constitution and operation of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, and the appointment of the officers and employees that the business of the Court requires, including case management counsel. It also provides for the appointment and jurisdiction of Masters in Chambers.


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December 11, 2013

Description

This act provides for the constitution and operation of the Court of Appeal of Alberta, and provides for the appointment its registrar, deputy registrar and other officers and employees that the business of the Court requires.