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O. Reg. 43/00: GENERAL

filed February 4, 2000 under Corporations Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. C.38

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made under the

Corporations Act

Made: February 2, 2000
Filed: February 4, 2000

Amending Reg. 181 of R.R.O. 1990


Note: Since the end of 1998, Regulation 181 has been amended by Ontario Regulations 189/99 and 192/99.  Previous amendments are listed in the Table of Regulations in the Statutes of Ontario, 1998.

1. (1) Subsection 3 (4) of Regulation 181 of the Revised Regulations of Ontario, 1990 is revoked and the following substituted:

(4) If the name of a corporation includes the word “veteran”, “ancien combattant” or any abbreviation or derivation of those words, the letters patent of the corporation shall provide that at all times at least 95 per cent of the members of the corporation shall be composed of war veterans, their spouses, same–sex partners or children, unless the name has been in continuous use for at least 20 years.

(2) Subsection 3 (5) of the Regulation is amended by adding the following definitions:

 “same–sex partner” means either of two persons of the same sex who live together in a conjugal relationship outside marriage; (“partenaire de même sexe”)

“spouse” means,

(a) a spouse as defined in section 1 of the Family Law Act, or

(b) either of two persons of the opposite sex who live together in a conjugal relationship outside marriage. (“conjoint”)

2. This Regulation comes into force on March 1, 2000.