J-3 - Act respecting administrative justice

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19. Moreover, the social affairs division is designated as a Review Board within the meaning of sections 672.38 and following of the Criminal Code (Revised Statutes of Canada, 1985, chapter C-46) to make or review dispositions concerning any accused in respect of whom a verdict of not criminally responsible by reason of mental disorder has been rendered or who has been found unfit to stand trial.
In exercising this function, the social affairs division shall act in accordance with the provisions of the Criminal Code.
The powers and duties conferred on the chairperson of a Review Board shall be exercised by the vice-president responsible for the division or by another member of the division designated by the Government.
1996, c. 54, s. 19.