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Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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Act current to 2020-01-27 and last amended on 2019-12-18. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Where court imposes a sentence

  •  (1) Where a court imposes a sentence of imprisonment on an offender who is, or thereby becomes, a dual status offender, that sentence takes precedence over any prior custodial disposition, pending any placement decision by the Review Board.

  • Marginal note:Custodial disposition by court

    (2) Where a court imposes a custodial disposition on an accused who is, or thereby becomes, a dual status offender, the disposition takes precedence over any prior sentence of imprisonment pending any placement decision by the Review Board.

  • 1991, c. 43, s. 4
  • 1995, c. 22, s. 10
  • 2005, c. 22, s. 25
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