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Version of section 535 from 2019-09-19 to 2024-05-28:

Marginal note:Inquiry by justice

 If an accused who is charged with an indictable offence that is punishable by 14 years or more of imprisonment is before a justice and a request has been made for a preliminary inquiry under subsection 536(4) or 536.1(3), the justice shall, in accordance with this Part, inquire into the charge and any other indictable offence, in respect of the same transaction, founded on the facts that are disclosed by the evidence taken in accordance with this Part.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 535
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 96
  • 2002, c. 13, s. 24
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 238

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