DNA Identification Act

Version of section 5.1 from 2005-05-19 to 2007-12-31:


Marginal note:Review of information transmitted

  •  (1) The Commissioner shall review the information transmitted under section 487.071 of the Criminal Code or section 196.22 of the National Defence Act to ensure that the offence referred to in the order or authorization is a designated offence.

  • Marginal note:Forensic DNA analysis

    (2) The Commissioner shall conduct a forensic DNA analysis of the bodily substances transmitted if satisfied that the offence referred to in the order or authorization is a designated offence and enter the resulting DNA profile in the convicted offenders index.

  • Marginal note:Retention of order or authorization

    (3) The Commissioner shall retain the copy of the order or authorization transmitted under subsection 487.071(2) of the Criminal Code or subsection 196.161(2) of the National Defence Act.

  • 2005, c. 25, s. 16
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