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Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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FORM 16(Section 699)Subpoena to a Witness


Province of blank line,

(territorial division).

To E.F., of blank line, (occupation);

Whereas A.B. has been charged that (state offence as in the information), and it has been made to appear that you are likely to give material evidence for (the prosecution or the defence);

This is therefore to command you to attend before (set out court or justice), on blank line the blank line day of blank line A.D. blank line, at blank line o’clock in the blank line noon at blank line to give evidence concerning the said charge.Footnote *

and to bring with you anything in your possession or under your control that relates to the said charge, and more particularly the following: (specify any documents, objects or other things required).

Dated this blank line day of blank line A.D. blank line, at blank line .

A Judge, Justice or Clerk of the court

(Seal, if required)

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, Form 16
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 184
  • 1999, c. 5, s. 47

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