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Criminal Code

Version of section 44 from 2003-01-01 to 2007-06-30:

Marginal note:Master of ship maintaining discipline

 The master or officer in command of a vessel on a voyage is justified in using as much force as he believes, on reasonable grounds, is necessary for the purpose of maintaining good order and discipline on the vessel.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 44

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