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Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Version of section 290 from 2002-12-31 to 2010-12-09:

Marginal note:Additional fine

 Where an offender has been convicted of an offence under this Act, the court may, where it is satisfied that as a result of the commission of the offence the offender acquired any property, benefit or advantage or that any property, benefit or advantage accrued to the offender, order the offender to pay, despite the maximum amount of any fine that may otherwise be imposed under this Act, an additional fine in an amount equal to the court’s estimation of the amount of that property, benefit or advantage.

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