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Criminal Code

Version of section 689 from 2003-01-01 to 2005-11-24:

Marginal note:Restitution or forfeiture of property

  •  (1) If the trial court makes an order for compensation or for the restitution of property under section 738 or 739 or an order of forfeiture of property under subsection 164.2(1) or 462.37(1), the operation of the order is suspended

    • (a) until the expiration of the period prescribed by rules of court for the giving of notice of appeal or of notice of application for leave to appeal, unless the accused waives an appeal; and

    • (b) until the appeal or application for leave to appeal has been determined, where an appeal is taken or application for leave to appeal is made.

  • Marginal note:Annulling or varying order

    (2) The court of appeal may by order annul or vary an order made by the trial court with respect to compensation or the restitution of property within the limits prescribed by the provision under which the order was made by the trial court, whether or not the conviction is quashed.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 689
  • R.S., 1985, c. 42 (4th Supp.), s. 5
  • 1995, c. 22, s. 10
  • 2002, c. 13, s. 69
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