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Criminal Code

Version of section 403 from 2003-01-01 to 2010-01-07:

Marginal note:Personation with intent

 Every one who fraudulently personates any person, living or dead,

  • (a) with intent to gain advantage for himself or another person,

  • (b) with intent to obtain any property or an interest in any property, or

  • (c) with intent to cause disadvantage to the person whom he personates or another person,

is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years or an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 403
  • 1994, c. 44, s. 27

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