DUI DWI: International Referral
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DUI, DWI & Criminal Legislation in British Columbia
Motor Vehicle Act , section: 1
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Penalties/Suspension on Conviction, Prohibition, Definition of "motor vehicle related Criminal Code offence"
"motor vehicle related Criminal Code offence" means
(a) an offence committed before December 4, 1985 under section 203, 204, 219, 233, 234, 235 or 236 of the Criminal Code as it then was,
(b) an offence committed on or after December 4, 1985 and before December 12, 1988 under section 203, 204, 219, 233, 236, 237, 238, 239 or 242 of the Criminal Code as it then was,
(c) an offence committed on or after December 12, 1988 under section 220, 221, 236, 249 (1) (a), (3) or (4), 252 (1), 253 (a) or (b), 254 (5), 255 (2) or (3) or 259 (4) of the Criminal Code, or
(d) an offence committed under section 249.1 of the Criminal Code on or after a date prescribed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council
if the offence arose out of or was related to the operation, care or control of a motor vehicle or that was committed by means of a motor vehicle;
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