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Canada Post Corporation Act

Version of section 48 from 2002-12-31 to 2004-03-30:

Marginal note:Opening mail

 Every person commits an offence who, except where expressly authorized by or under this Act or the Customs Act, knowingly opens, keeps, secretes, delays or detains, or permits to be opened, kept, secreted, delayed or detained, any mail bag or mail or any receptacle or device authorized by the Corporation for the posting of mail.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-10, s. 48
  • R.S., 1985, c. 1 (2nd Supp.), s. 172

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