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Health of Animals Act

Version of section 72 from 2015-02-27 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Proof of offence

 In a prosecution for an offence under this Act, it is sufficient proof of the offence to establish that it was committed by an employee or an agent or mandatary of the accused, even if the employee or the agent or mandatary is not identified or prosecuted for the offence, unless the accused establishes that the offence was committed without the knowledge or consent of the accused and that the accused exercised all due diligence to prevent its commission.

  • 1990, c. 21, s. 72
  • 2015, c. 2, s. 98

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