44. Upon pronouncing a conviction for an offence under a provision of this Act or the regulations thereunder, a judge may, on the application of either party and where a seizure has been made under section 34, order the confiscation of the things seized.
Prior notice of the application for confiscation must be given to the person from whom the marine product or object was seized and to the other party, except where they are in the presence of the judge.
The Minister shall prescribe the manner of disposing of the marine product or object confiscated under this section.
1987, c. 51, s. 44; 1992, c. 61, s. 603.