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Criminal Code

Version of section 672.46 from 2019-12-18 to 2020-09-09:


Marginal note:Status quo pending Review Board hearing

  •  (1) If the court does not make a disposition in respect of the accused at a disposition hearing, any order for the detention of the accused or any release order, appearance notice, summons or undertaking in respect of the accused that is in force at the time the verdict of not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder or unfit to stand trial is rendered continues in force, subject to its terms, until the Review Board makes a disposition.

  • Marginal note:Variation

    (2) Despite subsection (1), a court may, pending a disposition by the Review Board in respect of the accused, on cause being shown, vacate the detention order, release order, appearance notice, summons or undertaking referred to in that subsection, and make any other order for the detention of the accused or any other release order that the court considers to be appropriate in the circumstances, including an order directing that the accused be detained in custody in a hospital.

  • 1991, c. 43, s. 4
  • 2005, c. 22, s. 42(F)
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 276
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