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Criminal Code

Version of section 66 from 2013-06-19 to 2024-05-14:

Marginal note:Punishment for unlawful assembly

  •  (1) Every one who is a member of an unlawful assembly is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • Marginal note:Concealment of identity

    (2) Every person who commits an offence under subsection (1) while wearing a mask or other disguise to conceal their identity without lawful excuse is guilty of

    • (a) an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years; or

    • (b) an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 66
  • 2013, c. 15, s. 3

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