Version of section 351 from 2018-12-13 to 2019-09-18:
Marginal note:Possession of break-in instrument
351 (1) Every person who, without lawful excuse, has in their possession any instrument suitable for the purpose of breaking into any place, motor vehicle, vault or safe knowing that the instrument has been used or is intended to be used for that purpose,
(a) is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years; or
(b) is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.
Marginal note:Disguise with intent
(2) Every one who, with intent to commit an indictable offence, has his face masked or coloured or is otherwise disguised is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years.
- R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 351
- R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 48
- 2008, c. 18, s. 9
- 2018, c. 29, s. 37
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