Does Canada need an ‘official’ and fair usury cap?

By Katlin Abrahamson

30 August 2021

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There have been several efforts to reform Section 347, the Criminal Rate of Interest, in the past twenty years. Does Canada need an ‘official’ usury cap?

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Also, see: Smyth, Sara. “Criminalizing Usury: The Evolution and Application of S. 347 of the Criminal Code.” Appeal: Review of Current Law and Law Reform 7 (2001): 24. https://www.canlii.org/en/commentary/doc/2001CanLIIDocs68#!fragment/zoupio-_Toc3Page1/BQCwhgziBcwMYgK4DsDWszIQewE4BUBTADwBdoAvbRABwEtsBaAfX2zgGYAFMAc0ICMASgA0ybKUIQAiokK4AntADkykREJhcCWfKWr1m7SADKeUgCElAJQCiAGVsA1AIIA5AMK2RpMACNoUnYhISA.

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