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Criminal Code

Version of section 73 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-09-18:

Marginal note:Punishment

 Every person who commits forcible entry or forcible detainer is guilty of

  • (a) an offence punishable on summary conviction; or

  • (b) an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 73
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 11
  • 1992, c. 1, s. 58

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