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Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada

Version of section 44 from 2011-04-11 to 2016-12-31:

  •  (1) [Repealed, SOR/2011-74, s. 22]

  • (2) The book of authorities shall be bound and contain

    • (a) a copy of all of the following authorities that the party intends to rely on, each of which shall be marked with a tab:

      • (i) in the case of a respondent’s book, only the authorities not contained in the appellant’s book of authorities, and

      • (ii) in the case of an intervener’s book, only the authorities not contained in either the appellant’s or the respondent’s book of authorities; and

    • (b) a photocopy or a printout from an electronic database of the provisions of any statute, regulation, rule, ordinance or by-law that are cited in Part III of the factum and are not included in Part VII of the factum, in both official languages if they are required by law to be published in both official languages.

  • (3) In the case of reasons for judgment of the Court, the book of authorities shall contain only the relevant excerpts from the Canada Supreme Court Reports or from an electronic database if the reasons were delivered after 1994 and the paragraph numbering in the reasons is consistent with the numbering in the Canada Supreme Court Reports.

  • (4) In the case of all other reasons for judgment, the book of authorities shall contain

    • (a) if the reasons for judgment are available electronically, only the relevant excerpts including the paragraphs immediately preceding and following the relevant excerpts, the head note, if any, and the reference to the electronic database clearly marked on the page containing the excerpt; or

    • (b) if the reasons for judgment are not available electronically, the reasons for judgment in full.

  • (5) to (7) [Repealed, SOR/2011-74, s. 22]

  • SOR/2006-203, s. 19
  • SOR/2011-74, s. 22

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