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National Defence Act

Version of section 227.19 from 2008-09-12 to 2011-04-14:


Marginal note:Disclosure by Commissioner

  •  (1) If a person, in connection with a proceeding or an appeal other than one referred to in paragraph 227.18(2)(a) or (b), discloses the fact that information relating to them is registered in the database, the Provost Marshal shall request that the Commissioner of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police disclose all of the information relating to the person that is registered in the database. The Commissioner shall disclose the information to the Provost Marshal without delay.

  • Marginal note:Disclosure by Provost Marshal

    (2) The Provost Marshal shall disclose the information

    • (a) to the officer who has jurisdiction to try the person and to a person who provides legal advice to the officer with respect to the proceeding, in the case of a summary trial; or

    • (b) to the prosecutor or to the Minister or counsel instructed by the Minister in any other case.

  • Marginal note:Disclosure in proceedings

    (3) The officer who has jurisdiction to try the person may, if the officer is unable to preside over the summary trial, disclose the information to another officer who has jurisdiction to try the person and to a person who provides legal advice to that officer with respect to the summary trial.

  • Marginal note:Disclosure in proceedings

    (4) The officer who presides over the summary trial may disclose the information to a review authority and to a person who provides legal advice to the review authority with respect to a review of a finding of guilty made or a punishment imposed in the summary trial, if the information is relevant to the review.

  • Marginal note:Disclosure in proceedings

    (5) The prosecutor or the Minister or counsel instructed by the Minister may disclose the information to the presiding judge, court or court martial in the proceeding or appeal or in any subsequent appeal, or to a review authority and to a person who provides legal advice to the review authority with respect to a review of a finding of guilty made or a punishment imposed in the proceeding or appeal, if the information is relevant to the proceeding, appeal or review.

  • Marginal note:Disclosure in proceedings

    (6) A review authority may disclose the information to another review authority and to a person who provides legal advice to the other review authority with respect to a review by that review authority of a finding of guilty made or punishment imposed in a proceeding or appeal referred to in subsection (1) or in any subsequent appeal, if the information is relevant to the review.

  • 2007, c. 5, s. 4
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