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Criminal Code

Version of section 621 from 2003-01-01 to 2004-03-30:

Marginal note:Notice to corporation

  •  (1) The clerk of the court or the prosecutor may, where an indictment is filed against a corporation, cause a notice of the indictment to be served on the corporation.

  • Marginal note:Contents of notice

    (2) A notice of an indictment referred to in subsection (1) shall set out the nature and purport of the indictment and advise that, unless the corporation appears on the date set out in the notice or the date fixed pursuant to subsection 548(2.1), and enters a plea, a plea of not guilty will be entered for the accused by the court, and that the trial of the indictment will be proceeded with as though the corporation had appeared and pleaded.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 621
  • 1997, c. 18, s. 71

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