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National Defence Act

Version of section 227.08 from 2008-09-12 to 2014-05-31:

Marginal note:Period for and method of service

  •  (1) The notice shall be personally served within one year after the day on which section 227.07 comes into force.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (2) If a person is unlawfully at large or is in breach of any terms of their sentence or their discharge or release under Division 7 of this Part, or of any conditions set under this Part, that relate to residence, the notice may be served by registered mail at their last known address.

  • Marginal note:Proof of service

    (3) An affidavit of the person who served the notice, sworn before a commissioner or other person authorized to take affidavits, is evidence of the service and the notice if it sets out that

    • (a) the person who served the notice has charge of the appropriate records and has knowledge of the facts in the particular case;

    • (b) the notice was personally served on, or mailed to, the person to whom it was directed on a named day; and

    • (c) the person who served the notice identifies a true copy of the notice as an exhibit attached to the affidavit.

  • Marginal note:Requirements relating to notice

    (4) The person who served the notice shall send a copy of the affidavit and the notice to the Provost Marshal without delay.

  • 2007, c. 5, s. 4

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