Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Strict liability offence — summary conviction
499 (1) Every person who contravenes subsection 548(1) (removal of posted election documents) is guilty of an offence.
Marginal note:Offences requiring intent — dual procedure
(2) Every person is guilty of an offence who
(a) knowingly contravenes subsection 549(3) (taking false oath) or 549(4) (compelling or inducing false oath); or
(b) being a candidate, knowingly contravenes section 550 (signing document that limits freedom of action in Parliament).
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