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Corrections and Conditional Release Act

Version of section 108 from 2007-04-19 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Jurisdiction where no provincial board

  •  (1) Where a provincial parole board has not been established in a province, the Board has, in respect of offenders serving sentences in a provincial correctional facility in that province, the same jurisdiction and discretion that it has in respect of offenders under paragraphs 107(1)(a) to (c).

  • Marginal note:Offences under provincial Acts

    (2) Subject to subsection (3), the jurisdiction of the Board under subsection (1) extends to any offender sentenced to a sentence imposed under a provincial Act that is to be served concurrently with or consecutively to a sentence imposed under an Act of Parliament.

  • Marginal note:Complementary legislation

    Footnote *(3) Subsection (2) does not apply in a province until a day fixed by order of the Governor in Council made after the enactment of a provincial Act authorizing the Board to exercise the jurisdiction referred to in that subsection.

    • Return to footnote *Note: Subsection 108(2) applies in the Province of British Columbia as of April 19, 2007, see SI/2007-51.]

  • Marginal note:Where subsection (3) does not apply

    (4) This section shall be read without reference to subsection (3) with respect to any province in which subsection 14(1) of the Parole Act, as that Act read immediately before the coming into force of this section, was in force immediately before the coming into force of this section.

  • 1992, c. 20, s. 108
  • 1995, c. 42, ss. 69(E), 70(E)

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