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Prisons and Reformatories Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. P-20)

Act current to 2023-09-19 and last amended on 2015-07-19. Previous Versions

  •  (1) [Repealed, R.S., 1985, c. 35 (2nd Supp.), s. 30]

  • Marginal note:Transfers between provinces

    (2) The governments of the provinces may enter into agreements with one another providing for the transfer of prisoners from a prison in one province to a prison in another province.

  • Marginal note:Effect of transfer

    (3) A prisoner transferred under an agreement made pursuant to subsection (2) shall be deemed to be lawfully confined in the receiving prison and is subject to all the statutes, regulations and rules applicable in the receiving prison.

  • R.S., 1985, c. P-20, s. 4
  • R.S., 1985, c. 35 (2nd Supp.), s. 30
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