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Criminal Code

Version of section 49 from 2003-01-01 to 2018-12-12:

Marginal note:Acts intended to alarm Her Majesty or break public peace

 Every one who wilfully, in the presence of Her Majesty,

  • (a) does an act with intent to alarm Her Majesty or to break the public peace, or

  • (b) does an act that is intended or is likely to cause bodily harm to Her Majesty,

is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding fourteen years.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 49

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