Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act
Marginal note:Attendance of witnesses, etc.
50 Every person who
(a) on being duly summoned as a witness or otherwise under Part I, III, IV, V or VII, makes default in attending,
(b) being in attendance as a witness in any proceeding under Part I, III, IV, V or VII,
(i) refuses to take an oath or solemn affirmation required of that person,
(ii) refuses to produce any document or thing under that person’s control and required to be produced by that person, or
(iii) refuses to answer any question that requires an answer,
(c) at any proceeding under Part I, III, IV, V or VII, uses insulting or threatening language or causes any interference or disturbance, or
(d) prints observations or uses words likely to influence improperly a board of inquiry under Part I, the Committee under Part III, IV or V, the Commission under Part VII, an adjudication board under Part IV or a discharge and demotion board under Part V or witnesses at any proceeding under Part I, III, IV, V or VII or to bring any such proceeding into disrepute, or in any other manner whatever displays contempt of any such proceeding,
is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction.
- R.S., 1985, c. R-10, s. 50
- R.S., 1985, c. 8 (2nd Supp.), s. 21
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