Safe Streets and Communities Act (S.C. 2012, c. 1)

Assented to 2012-03-13

 Subsection 13(2) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) Subsection (1) does not apply either to an agency of a foreign state or to a foreign state that is set out on the list referred to in subsection 6.1(2) in respect of an action brought against that foreign state for its support of terrorism or its terrorist activity.

PART 2SENTENCING

R.S., c. C-46Criminal Code

 Subsection 7(4.1) of the Criminal Code is amended by replacing “171” with “171, 171.1, 172.1, 172.2”.

Marginal note:2005, c. 32, s. 3

 Paragraphs 151(a) and (b) of the Act are replaced by the following:

  • (a) is guilty of an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 10 years and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of one year; or

  • (b) is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 18 months and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of 90 days.

Marginal note:2005, c. 32, s. 3

 Paragraphs 152(a) and (b) of the Act are replaced by the following:

  • (a) is guilty of an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 10 years and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of one year; or

  • (b) is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 18 months and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of 90 days.

Marginal note:2005, c. 32, s. 4(2)

 Paragraphs 153(1.1)(a) and (b) of the Act are replaced by the following:

  • (a) is guilty of an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 10 years and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of one year; or

  • (b) is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 18 months and to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of 90 days.

 Subsection 155(2) of the Act is replaced by the following:

  • Marginal note:Punishment

    (2) Everyone who commits incest is guilty of an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 14 years and, if the other person is under the age of 16 years, to a minimum punishment of imprisonment for a term of five years.