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National Defence Act

Version of section 118.1 from 2022-06-20 to 2023-03-06:

Marginal note:Failure to appear or attend

 Every person who, being duly summoned or ordered to appear before a court martial or a military judge, as an accused, or before an officer conducting a summary hearing, as a person charged with having committed a service infraction, fails, without lawful excuse, the proof of which lies on the person, to appear as summoned or ordered, or to remain in attendance, is guilty of an offence and on conviction is liable to imprisonment for less than two years or to less punishment.

  • 1998, c. 35, s. 32
  • 2019, c. 15, s. 9
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