Canadian Criminal Law/Offences/Drug Production

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Drug Production
Section 7 of the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act
Election / Plea
Election Hybrid (Sch. III, IV)
Indictable (I, II)
Jurisdiction Prov. Court
SC Judge + PI (Indict.)
SC Jury + PI (Indict.)
Dispositions
Avail. Disp. (Summ.) Discharge

Suspended Sentence
Fine
Fine + Probation
Jail
Jail + Probation (s. 731(1)(b))
Jail + Fine

Conditional Sentence
Minimum (Summ.) N/A
Maximum (Summ.) 18 months jail (Sch. III)
1 year jail (Sch. IV)
Avail. Disp. (Indict.) Discharge

Suspended Sentence
Fine
Fine + Probation
Jail
Jail + Probation (s. 731(1)(b))
Jail + Fine

Conditional Sentence
Minimum (Indict.) N/A
Maximum (Indict.) life in jail (Sch. I, II except M)
7 years jail (Sch. I M)
10 years jail
3 years jail (Sch. IV)
References
Offence Elements
Sentence Principles
Sentence Digests


Legislation[edit]

Production of substance
7. (1) Except as authorized under the regulations, no person shall produce a substance included in Schedule I, II, III or IV.
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CDSA

Interpretation[edit]

Production defined[edit]

Definitions
2. (1) In this Act,
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“produce” means, in respect of a substance included in any of Schedules I to IV, to obtain the substance by any method or process including

(a) manufacturing, synthesizing or using any means of altering the chemical or physical properties of the substance, or
(b) cultivating, propagating or harvesting the substance or any living thing from which the substance may be extracted or otherwise obtained, and includes offer to produce;


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CDSA