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made under the

Ministry of Correctional Services Act

Made: February 2, 2000
Filed: February 4, 2000

Amending Reg. 778 of R.R.O. 1990


Note: Since the end of 1998, Regulation 778 has been amended by Ontario Regulation 260/99.  Previous amendments are listed in the Table of Regulations in the Statutes of Ontario, 1998.

1. Subsection 62 (1) of Regulation 778 of the Revised Regulations of Ontario, 1990 is revoked and the following substituted:

(1) In this section,

“victim” means a person who, as a result of the commission of any offence under the Criminal Code (Canada) by another, suffers emotional or physical harm, loss of or damage to property or economic harm and, if the commission of the offence results in the death of the person, includes,

(a) a spouse or same–sex partner of the person, within the meaning of section 2 of the Police Services Act,

(b) a child or parent of the person, within the meaning of section 1 of the Family Law Act, and

(c) a dependant of the person within the meaning of section 29 of the Family Law Act,

but does not include a spouse, same–sex partner, child, parent or dependant who is charged with or has been convicted of committing the offence.

2. This Regulation comes into force on March 1, 2000.