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Federal Courts Rules

Version of section 8 from 2006-03-22 to 2022-01-12:

Marginal note:Extension or abridgement

  •  (1) On motion, the Court may extend or abridge a period provided by these Rules or fixed by an order.

  • Marginal note:When motion may be brought

    (2) A motion for an extension of time may be brought before or after the end of the period sought to be extended.

  • Marginal note:Motions for extension in Court of Appeal

    (3) Unless the Court directs otherwise, a motion to the Federal Court of Appeal for an extension of time shall be brought in accordance with rule 369.

  • SOR/2004-283, s. 32

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