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Criminal Code

Version of section 452 from 2018-12-13 to 2020-10-05:

Marginal note:Uttering, etc., 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) utters or offers to utter counterfeit money or uses counterfeit money as if it were genuine, or

  • (b) exports, sends or takes counterfeit money out of Canada.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 452
  • 2018, c. 29, s. 57
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