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Corrections and Conditional Release Act (S.C. 1992, c. 20)

Act current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2022-06-23. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Peace officer status

 The Commissioner may in writing designate any staff member, either by name or by class, to be a peace officer, and a staff member so designated has all the powers, authority, protection and privileges that a peace officer has by law in respect of

  • (a) an offender subject to a warrant or to an order for long-term supervision; and

  • (b) any person, while the person is in a penitentiary.

  • 1992, c. 20, s. 10
  • 1995, c. 42, s. 3
  • 1997, c. 17, s. 14

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