Marginal note:Wardens and sheriffs
27. The warden of every penitentiary and reformatory and the sheriff of every county, district or other territorial division shall, at such times, in such manner and respecting such periods as the Minister may direct, fill in and transmit the schedules he receives relating to the prisoners committed to any penitentiary, reformatory or jail under his charge or within his jurisdiction.
- 1970-71-72, c. 15, s. 25.
28. Every person who is required to transmit any schedules mentioned in section 26 or 27 shall from day to day make and keep entries and records of the particulars to be comprised in those schedules.
- 1970-71-72, c. 15, s. 26.
29. The Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness shall cause to be filled in and transmitted to the Chief Statistician, at such times and respecting such periods as the Minister may direct, such schedules as the Minister may prescribe relating to the cases in which the prerogative of mercy has been exercised.
- R.S., 1985, c. S-19, s. 29;
- 2005, c. 10, s. 34.
OFFENCES AND PUNISHMENT
Marginal note:Desertion or false declaration
30. Every person who, after taking the oath set out in subsection 6(1),
(a) deserts from his duty, or wilfully makes any false declaration, statement or return in the performance of his duties,
(b) in the pretended performance of his duties, obtains or seeks to obtain information that the person is not duly authorized to obtain, or
(c) contravenes subsection 17(1)
is guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding one thousand dollars or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or to both.
- 1970-71-72, c. 15, s. 28.
Marginal note:False or unlawful information
31. Every person who, without lawful excuse,
(a) refuses or neglects to answer, or wilfully answers falsely, any question requisite for obtaining any information sought in respect of the objects of this Act or pertinent thereto that has been asked of him by any person employed or deemed to be employed under this Act, or
(b) refuses or neglects to furnish any information or to fill in to the best of his knowledge and belief any schedule or form that the person has been required to fill in, and to return the same when and as required of him pursuant to this Act, or knowingly gives false or misleading information or practises any other deception thereunder
is, for every refusal or neglect, or false answer or deception, guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding five hundred dollars or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three months or to both.
- 1970-71-72, c. 15, s. 29.
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