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Pilotage Act

Version of section 51 from 2020-04-01 to 2023-03-20:

Marginal note:Jurisdiction in relation to offences

 If a person or ship is charged with an offence under this Act, any court in Canada that would have had cognizance of the offence if it had been committed by a person or ship within the limits of its ordinary jurisdiction has jurisdiction to try the offence as if it had been committed there.

  • R.S., 1985, c. P-14, s. 51
  • 2001, c. 26, s. 318
  • 2019, c. 29, s. 253
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