Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

Version of section 47 from 2002-12-31 to 2017-05-17:


Marginal note:Limitation

  •  (1) No summary conviction proceedings in respect of an offence under subsection 4(2) or 32(2), section 43 or the regulations shall be commenced after the expiration of one year after the time when the subject-matter of the proceedings arose.

  • Marginal note:Venue

    (2) Proceedings in respect of a contravention of any provision of this Act or the regulations may be held in the place where the offence was committed or where the subject-matter of the proceedings arose or in any place where the accused is apprehended or happens to be located.

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