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Version of section 148 from 2019-09-19 to 2024-04-01:

Marginal note:Assisting prisoner of war to escape

 Every person is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than five years or is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction who knowingly

  • (a) assists a prisoner of war in Canada to escape from a place where he is detained, or

  • (b) assists a prisoner of war, who is permitted to be at large on parole in Canada, to escape from the place where he is at large on parole.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 148
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 50

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