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Version of section 392 from 2019-09-19 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Disposal of property to defraud creditors

 Every person is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than two years or is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction who,

  • (a) with intent to defraud his creditors,

    • (i) makes or causes to be made any gift, conveyance, assignment, sale, transfer or delivery of his property, or

    • (ii) removes, conceals or disposes of any of his property, or

  • (b) with intent that any one should defraud his creditors, receives any property by means of or in relation to which an offence has been committed under paragraph (a).

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 392
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 148

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