Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

Act current to 2015-07-09 and last amended on 2015-06-23. Previous Versions

Forfeiture

Marginal note:Ownership
  •  (1) Counterfeit money, counterfeit tokens of value and anything that is used or is intended to be used to make counterfeit money or counterfeit tokens of value belong to Her Majesty.

  • Marginal note:Seizure

    (2) A peace officer may seize and detain

    • (a) counterfeit money,

    • (b) counterfeit tokens of value, and

    • (c) machines, engines, tools, instruments, materials or things that have been used or that have been adapted and are intended for use in making counterfeit money or counterfeit tokens of value,

    and anything seized shall be sent to the Minister of Finance to be disposed of or dealt with as he may direct, but anything that is required as evidence in any proceedings shall not be sent to the Minister until it is no longer required in those proceedings.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 420.

PART XII.1INSTRUMENTS AND LITERATURE FOR ILLICIT DRUG USE

Interpretation

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Part,

“consume”

« consommer »

“consume” includes inhale, inject into the human body, masticate and smoke;

“illicit drug”

« drogue illicite »

“illicit drug” means a controlled substance or precursor the import, export, production, sale or possession of which is prohibited or restricted pursuant to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act;

“illicit drug use”

« utilisation de drogues illicites »

“illicit drug use” means the importation, exportation, production, sale or possession of a controlled substance or precursor contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act or a regulation made under that Act;

“instrument for illicit drug use”

« instrument pour l’utilisation de drogues illicites »

“instrument for illicit drug use” means anything designed primarily or intended under the circumstances for consuming or to facilitate the consumption of an illicit drug, but does not include a “device” as that term is defined in section 2 of the Food and Drugs Act;

“literature for illicit drug use”

« documentation pour l’utilisation de drogues illicites »

“literature for illicit drug use” means any printed matter or video describing or depicting, and designed primarily or intended under the circumstances to promote, encourage or advocate, the production, preparation or consumption of illicit drugs;

“sell”

« vendre »

“sell” includes offer for sale, expose for sale, have in possession for sale and distribute, whether or not the distribution is made for consideration.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 50 (4th Supp.), s. 1;
  • 1996, c. 19, s. 67.