Criminal Code

Version of section 82 from 2003-01-01 to 2018-12-12:


Marginal note:Possession without lawful excuse

  •  (1) Every person who, without lawful excuse, the proof of which lies on the person, makes or has in the possession or under the care or control of the person any explosive substance is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years.

  • Marginal note:Possession in association with criminal organization

    (2) Every person who, without lawful excuse, the proof of which lies on the person, makes or has in the possession or under the care or control of the person any explosive substance for the benefit of, at the direction of or in association with a criminal organization is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding fourteen years.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 82
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 12
  • 1997, c. 23, s. 2
  • 2001, c. 32, s. 3(F)
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