First Nations Land Management Act
Marginal note:Offences and punishment
22 (1) A First Nation law may create offences punishable on summary conviction and provide for the imposition of fines, imprisonment, restitution, community service and any other means for achieving compliance.
Marginal note:Incorporation by reference
(2) A First Nation law may adopt or incorporate by reference the summary conviction procedures of Part XXVII of the Criminal Code, as amended from time to time.
(3) A First Nation may, in relation to prosecutions of contraventions of First Nation laws,
(a) retain its own prosecutors;
(b) enter into an agreement with Her Majesty and a provincial government for the use of provincial prosecutors; or
(c) enter into an agreement with Her Majesty for the use of agents engaged by Her Majesty.
- 1999, c. 24, s. 22
- 2012, c. 19, s. 652(E)
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