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Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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Act current to 2024-02-06 and last amended on 2024-01-14. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Application of Part

  •  (1) Except where otherwise provided by law, this Part applies to proceedings as defined in this Part.

  • Marginal note:Limitation

    (2) No proceedings shall be instituted more than 12 months after the time when the subject matter of the proceedings arose, unless the prosecutor and the defendant so agree.

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