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Criminal Code

Version of section 714.5 from 2019-09-19 to 2021-02-15:

Marginal note:Oath or affirmation

 The evidence referred to in section 714.2 or 714.3, that is given by a witness who is outside of Canada, shall be given

  • (a) under oath or affirmation in accordance with Canadian law;

  • (b) under oath or affirmation in accordance with the law in the place where the witness is physically present; or

  • (c) in any other manner that demonstrates that the witness understands that they must tell the truth.

  • 1999, c. 18, s. 95
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 290
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