Corrections and Conditional Release Act
156 (1) The Governor in Council may make regulations providing for anything that by this Part is to be provided for by regulation, including defining terms that are to be defined in the regulations for the purposes of this Part, and, generally, for carrying out the purposes and provisions of this Part.
(2) Regulations may be made pursuant to subsection (1) that are applicable
(a) in respect of offenders within the jurisdiction of a provincial parole board; and
(b) in respect of a specified class, or specified classes, of offenders.
(3) The Governor in Council may, by regulation, amend Schedule I or II.
(4) The Governor in Council may make regulations respecting the method of determining
(a) pursuant to sections 120 to 120.3, the period that an offender must serve before being eligible for parole;
(b) pursuant to section 127, the period that an offender must serve before being entitled to statutory release; and
(c) the manner in which subsection 139(1) applies in respect of sentences.
- 1992, c. 20, s. 156
- 1995, c. 42, s. 60
- 2015, c. 30, s. 5
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