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Coastal Fisheries Protection Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-33)

Act current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2019-06-16. Previous Versions

Jurisdiction of Courts

Marginal note:Jurisdiction of courts

 All courts, justices of the peace and provincial court judges in Canada have the same jurisdiction with respect to offences under this Act as they have under sections 257 and 258 of the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 with respect to offences under that Act, and those sections apply to offences under this Act in the same manner and to the same extent as they apply to offences under the Canada Shipping Act, 2001.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-33, s. 19
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 203
  • 1990, c. 44, s. 18
  • 2001, c. 26, s. 288

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