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Version of section 450 from 2018-12-13 to 2023-05-17:

Marginal note:Possession, etc., of counterfeit money

 Every person is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 14 years who, without lawful justification or excuse,

  • (a) buys, receives or offers to buy or receive counterfeit money;

  • (b) has in their custody or possession counterfeit money; or

  • (c) introduces counterfeit money into Canada.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 450
  • 2018, c. 29, s. 55
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