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Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Version of section 275 from 2012-06-22 to 2024-05-01:

Marginal note:Limitation period

 No proceedings by way of summary conviction in respect of an offence under this Act may be instituted more than five years after the day on which the subject matter of the proceedings arose, unless the prosecutor and the defendant agree that they may be instituted after the five years.

  • 1999, c. 33, s. 275
  • 2009, c. 14, s. 72

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