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National Defence Act

Version of section 218 from 2003-01-01 to 2018-08-31:

Marginal note:Committal after suspension

  •  (1) A suspending authority may, at any time while a punishment is suspended, direct the authority empowered to do so to commit the offender and, after the date of the committal order, that punishment ceases to be suspended.

  • Marginal note:Term where suspended punishment put into execution

    (2) Where a punishment that has been suspended under subsection 215(1) is put into execution, the term of the punishment shall be deemed to commence on the date on which it is put into execution, but there shall be deducted from the term any time during which the offender has been incarcerated following pronouncement of the sentence.

  • R.S., c. N-4, s. 186

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