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Criminal Code

Version of section 350 from 2003-01-01 to 2018-12-12:

Marginal note:Entrance

 For the purposes of sections 348 and 349,

  • (a) a person enters as soon as any part of his body or any part of an instrument that he uses is within any thing that is being entered; and

  • (b) a person shall be deemed to have broken and entered if

    • (i) he obtained entrance by a threat or an artifice or by collusion with a person within, or

    • (ii) he entered without lawful justification or excuse, the proof of which lies on him, by a permanent or temporary opening.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 308
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