The law regarding the partition of land is governed by English legislation rather than Saskatchewan statute, with a few exceptions. The existing Farming and Communities Land Act and the Matrimonial Property Act contain out-dated and obscure reasoning, and clarification on the partition and sale of land is recommended. The Commission recommends that a Partition and Sale Act be adopted in Saskatchewan.
Publications by Key Term: joint tenancy
Matrimonial Homes Act: Report to the Attorney General May 1976
The division of matrimonial property is inadequate in Saskatchewan law. This report contains recommendations concerning the exercise of judicial discretion and co-ownership of the matrimonial home.