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Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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Marginal note:Theft of telecommunication service

  •  (1) Every one commits theft who fraudulently, maliciously, or without colour of right,

    • (a) abstracts, consumes or uses electricity or gas or causes it to be wasted or diverted; or

    • (b) uses any telecommunication facility or obtains any telecommunication service.

  • (2) [Repealed, 2014, c. 31, s. 14]

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 326
  • 2014, c. 31, s. 14
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