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Corrections and Conditional Release Regulations

Version of section 17 from 2006-03-22 to 2008-06-11:

 The Service shall take the following factors into consideration in determining the security classification to be assigned to an inmate pursuant to section 30 of the Act:

  • (a) the seriousness of the offence committed by the inmate;

  • (b) any outstanding charges against the inmate;

  • (c) the inmate’s performance and behaviour while under sentence;

  • (d) the inmate’s social, criminal and, where available, young-offender history;

  • (e) any physical or mental illness or disorder suffered by the inmate;

  • (f) the inmate’s potential for violent behaviour; and

  • (g) the inmate’s continued involvement in criminal activities.

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