On June 1, 2017 Bill 89 (“Supporting Children, Youth and Families Act”) passed third reading and received Royal Assent in the Ontario legislature.
What is the purpose of this Act?
This Act is intended to replace the Child & Family Services Act (1990), which will be repealed in the next few years. A number of regulations will be finalized and implemented over the next two years.
The purpose of the new Supporting Children, Youth and Families Act (2017) is: