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Criminal Code

Version of section 486.6 from 2019-06-21 to 2023-10-25:

Marginal note:Offence

  •  (1) Every person who fails to comply with an order made under any of subsections 486.4(1) to (3) or subsection 486.5(1) or (2) is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • Marginal note:Application of order

    (2) For greater certainty, an order referred to in subsection (1) applies to prohibit, in relation to proceedings taken against any person who fails to comply with the order, the publication in any document or the broadcasting or transmission in any way of information that could identify a victim, witness or justice system participant whose identity is protected by the order.

  • 2005, c. 32, s. 15
  • 2019, c. 13, s. 151

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