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Version of section 510 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-12-17:

Marginal note:Failure to appear

 Where an accused who is required by a summons to appear at a time and place stated in it for the purposes of the Identification of Criminals Act does not appear at that time and place and, in the case of an offence designated as a contravention under the Contraventions Act, the Attorney General, within the meaning of that Act, has not made an election under section 50 of that Act, a justice may issue a warrant for the arrest of the accused for the offence with which the accused is charged.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 510
  • 1992, c. 47, s. 72
  • 1996, c. 7, s. 38

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