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Youth Criminal Justice Act

Version of section 77 from 2003-01-01 to 2013-02-27:

Marginal note:Obligation to inform — parole

  •  (1) When a young person is ordered to serve a portion of a sentence in a youth custody facility under paragraph 76(1)(a) (placement when subject to adult sentence), the provincial director shall inform the appropriate parole board.

  • Marginal note:Applicability of Corrections and Conditional Release Act

    (2) For greater certainty, Part II of the Corrections and Conditional Release Act applies, subject to section 78, with respect to a young person who is the subject of an order under subsection 76(1) (placement when subject to adult sentence).

  • Marginal note:Appropriate parole board

    (3) The appropriate parole board for the purposes of this section is

    • (a) if subsection 112(1) of the Corrections and Conditional Release Act would apply with respect to the young person but for the fact that the young person was ordered into a youth custody facility, the parole board mentioned in that subsection; and

    • (b) in any other case, the National Parole Board.

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