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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:Failure to comply with probation order

  •  (1) An offender who is bound by a probation order and who, without reasonable excuse, fails or refuses to comply with that order is guilty of

    • (a) an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than four years; or

    • (b) an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • Marginal note:Where accused may be tried and punished

    (2) An accused who is charged with an offence under subsection (1) may be tried and punished by any court having jurisdiction to try that offence in the place where the offence is alleged to have been committed or in the place where the accused is found, is arrested or is in custody, but where the place where the accused is found, is arrested or is in custody is outside the province in which the offence is alleged to have been committed, no proceedings in respect of that offence shall be instituted in that place without the consent of the Attorney General of that province.

  • 1995, c. 22, s. 6
  • 2015, c. 23, s. 18
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 298
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