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Visiting Forces Act

Version of section 10 from 2002-12-31 to 2015-02-25:


Marginal note:Arrest

 For the purpose of enabling the service authorities and service courts of a visiting force to exercise more effectively the powers conferred on them by this Act, the Minister of National Defence, if so requested by the officer in command of the visiting force or by the designated state, may from time to time by general or special orders to the Canadian Forces, or any part thereof, direct the officers and non-commissioned members thereof to arrest members of the visiting force or dependants alleged to have been guilty of offences against the law of the designated state and to hand over any person so arrested to the appropriate authorities of the visiting force.

  • R.S., 1985, c. V-2, s. 10
  • R.S., 1985, c. 31 (1st Supp.), s. 61
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