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First Session, Forty-second Parliament,
64-65-66-67-68 Elizabeth II, 2015-2016-2017-2018-2019
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-458
An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing principles — remote emergency medical or police services)
FIRST READING, June 14, 2019
Mr. Calkins
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SUMMARY

This enactment amends the Criminal Code to add evidence that an offence was directed at a property or person that was vulnerable because of their remoteness from emergency services as an aggravating circumstance for sentencing purposes.
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1st Session, 42nd Parliament,
64-65-66-67-68 Elizabeth II, 2015-2016-2017-2018-2019
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-458
An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing principles — remote emergency medical or police services)
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:
R.‍S.‍, c. C-46

Criminal Code

1Paragraph 718.2(a) of the Criminal Code is amended by adding the following after subparagraph (i):
(i.‍1)evidence that the offence was directed at a person or property that was vulnerable because of their remoteness from emergency medical or police services,
Published under authority of the Speaker of the House of Commons

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