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Criminal Code

Version of section 734.2 from 2008-10-01 to 2019-06-20:


Marginal note:Obligations of court

  •  (1) A court that makes an order under section 734.1 shall

    • (a) cause a copy of the order to be given to the offender;

    • (b) explain the substance of sections 734 to 734.8 and 736 to the offender;

    • (c) cause an explanation to be given to the offender of the procedure for applying under section 734.3 for a change to the optional conditions and of any available fine option programs referred to in section 736 as well as the procedure to apply for admission to them; and

    • (d) take reasonable measures to ensure that the offender understands the order and the explanations.

  • Marginal note:For greater certainty

    (2) For greater certainty, a failure to comply with subsection (1) does not affect the validity of the order.

  • 1995, c. 22, s. 6
  • 2008, c. 18, s. 39
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