241.4 (1) Everyone commits an offence who commits forgery in relation to a request for medical assistance in dying.
Marginal note:Destruction of documents
(2) Everyone commits an offence who destroys a document that relates to a request for medical assistance in dying with intent to interfere with
(a) another person’s access to medical assistance in dying;
(b) the lawful assessment of a request for medical assistance in dying; or
(c) another person invoking an exemption under any of subsections 227(1) or (2), 241(2) to (5) or 245(2).
(3) Everyone who commits an offence under subsection (1) or (2) is liable
(a) on conviction on indictment, to a term of imprisonment of not more than five years; or
(b) on summary conviction, to a term of imprisonment of not more than 18 months.
Definition of document
(4) In subsection (2), document has the same meaning as in section 321.