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Criminal Code

Version of section 363 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-09-18:

Marginal note:Obtaining execution of valuable security by fraud

 Every one who, with intent to defraud or injure another person, by a false pretence causes or induces any person

  • (a) to execute, make, accept, endorse or destroy the whole or any part of a valuable security, or

  • (b) to write, impress or affix a name or seal on any paper or parchment in order that it may afterwards be made or converted into or used or dealt with as a valuable security,

is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 321

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