Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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Specific Rules of Forfeiture

Marginal note:Specific forfeiture provisions unaffected by this Part
  •  (1) This Part does not affect the operation of any other provision of this or any other Act of Parliament respecting the forfeiture of property.

  • Marginal note:Priority for restitution to victims of crime

    (2) The property of an offender may be used to satisfy the operation of a provision of this or any other Act of Parliament respecting the forfeiture of property only to the extent that it is not required to satisfy the operation of any other provision of this or any other Act of Parliament respecting restitution to or compensation of persons affected by the commission of offences.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 42 (4th Supp.), s. 2.

Regulations

Marginal note:Regulations

 The Attorney General may make regulations governing the manner of disposing of or otherwise dealing with, in accordance with the law, property forfeited under this Part.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 42 (4th Supp.), s. 2.

PART XIIIATTEMPTS — CONSPIRACIES — ACCESSORIES

Marginal note:Attempts, accessories

 Except where otherwise expressly provided by law, the following provisions apply in respect of persons who attempt to commit or are accessories after the fact to the commission of offences:

  • (a) every one who attempts to commit or is an accessory after the fact to the commission of an indictable offence for which, on conviction, an accused is liable to be sentenced to imprisonment for life is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding fourteen years;

  • (b) every one who attempts to commit or is an accessory after the fact to the commission of an indictable offence for which, on conviction, an accused is liable to imprisonment for fourteen years or less is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term that is one-half of the longest term to which a person who is guilty of that offence is liable;

  • (c) every one who attempts to commit or is an accessory after the fact to the commission of an offence punishable on summary conviction is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction; and

  • (d) every one who attempts to commit or is an accessory after the fact to the commission of an offence for which the offender may be prosecuted by indictment or for which he is punishable on summary conviction

    • (i) is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding a term that is one-half of the longest term to which a person who is guilty of that offence is liable, or

    • (ii) is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 463;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 59;
  • 1998, c. 35, s. 120.
Marginal note:Counselling offence that is not committed

 Except where otherwise expressly provided by law, the following provisions apply in respect of persons who counsel other persons to commit offences, namely,

  • (a) every one who counsels another person to commit an indictable offence is, if the offence is not committed, guilty of an indictable offence and liable to the same punishment to which a person who attempts to commit that offence is liable; and

  • (b) every one who counsels another person to commit an offence punishable on summary conviction is, if the offence is not committed, guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 464;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 60.