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Youth Criminal Justice Act (S.C. 2002, c. 1)

Act current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2019-12-18. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Identification of Criminals Act applies

  •  (1) The Identification of Criminals Act applies in respect of young persons.

  • Marginal note:Limitation

    (2) No fingerprint, palmprint or photograph or other measurement, process or operation referred to in the Identification of Criminals Act shall be taken of, or applied in respect of, a young person who is charged with having committed an offence except in the circumstances in which an adult may, under that Act, be subjected to the measurements, processes and operations.

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