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The Child and Family Services Amendment Act (Child Protection Penalties)

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S.M. 2005, c. 3

Bill 2, 3rd Session, 38th Legislature

The Child and Family Services Amendment Act (Child Protection Penalties)

(Assented to June 9, 2005)

HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:

C.C.S.M. c. C80 amended

1           The Child and Family Services Act is amended by this Act.

2           Section 18.3 is amended

(a) in the English version, by replacing the section heading with "Offences";

(b) in the English version of clause (d), by striking out "harrasses" and substituting "harasses"; and

(c) by replacing the part after clause (d) with the following:

the person is guilty of an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine of not more than $50,000. or imprisonment for a term of not more than 24 months, or both.

3           Subsection 20(7) is replaced with the following:

Offence

20(7)       Any person who violates the provisions of an order made under this section is guilty of an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine of not more than $50,000. or imprisonment for a term of not more than 24 months, or both.

4           Subsection 38(6) is amended by striking out "punishable on summary conviction" and substituting "and is liable on summary conviction to a fine of not more than $50,000. or imprisonment for a term of not more than 24 months, or both".

5            The part of section 52 after clause (e) is replaced with the following:

is guilty of an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine of not more than $50,000. or imprisonment for a term of not more than 24 months, or both.

6           The part of section 84 after clause (b) is replaced with the following:

is guilty of an offence and is liable on summary conviction to a fine of not more than $50,000. or imprisonment for a term of not more than 24 months, or both.

Coming into force

7           This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.