Corrections and Conditional Release Act
Marginal note:Time when eligible for full parole
120 (1) Subject to sections 746.1 and 761 of the Criminal Code and to any order made under section 743.6 of that Act, to subsection 140.3(2) of the National Defence Act and to any order made under section 140.4 of that Act, and to subsection 15(2) of the Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Act, an offender is not eligible for full parole until the day on which the offender has served a period of ineligibility of the lesser of one third of the sentence and seven years.
Marginal note:Life sentence
(2) Subject to any order made under section 743.6 of the Criminal Code or section 140.4 of the National Defence Act, an offender who is serving a life sentence, imposed otherwise than as a minimum punishment, is not eligible for full parole until the day on which the offender has served a period of ineligibility of seven years less any time spent in custody between the day on which the offender was arrested and taken into custody, in respect of the offence for which the sentence was imposed, and the day on which the sentence was imposed.
- 1992, c. 20, s. 120
- 1995, c. 22, s. 13, c. 42, s. 34
- 1998, c. 35, s. 112
- 2000, c. 24, s. 38
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