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Version of section 83.221 from 2015-06-18 to 2019-06-20:

Marginal note:Advocating or promoting commission of terrorism offences

  •  (1) Every person who, by communicating statements, knowingly advocates or promotes the commission of terrorism offences in general — other than an offence under this section — while knowing that any of those offences will be committed or being reckless as to whether any of those offences may be committed, as a result of such communication, is guilty of an indictable offence and is liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than five years.

  • Marginal note:Definitions

    (2) The following definitions apply in this section.


    communicating has the same meaning as in subsection 319(7).  (communiquer)


    statements has the same meaning as in subsection 319(7). (déclarations)

  • 2015, c. 20, s. 16

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