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Criminal Code

Version of section 621 from 2004-03-31 to 2020-10-05:


Marginal note:Notice to organization

  •  (1) The clerk of the court or the prosecutor may, where an indictment is filed against an organization, cause a notice of the indictment to be served on the organization.

  • Marginal note:Contents of notice

    (2) A notice of an indictment referred to in subsection (1) shall set out the nature and purport of the indictment and advise that, unless the organization appears on the date set out in the notice or the date fixed under subsection 548(2.1), and enters a plea, a plea of not guilty will be entered for the accused by the court, and that the trial of the indictment will be proceeded with as though the organization had appeared and pleaded.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 621
  • 1997, c. 18, s. 71
  • 2003, c. 21, s. 11
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