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National Defence Act

Version of section 278 from 2003-01-01 to 2004-05-20:

Marginal note:Call out of Canadian Forces

 On receiving a requisition in writing made by an attorney general under section 277, the Chief of the Defence Staff, or such officer as the Chief of the Defence Staff may designate, shall call out such part of the Canadian Forces as the Chief of the Defence Staff or that officer considers necessary for the purpose of suppressing or preventing any actual riot or disturbance or any riot or disturbance that is considered as likely to occur.

  • R.S., c. N-4, s. 236

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