section 512(2)

SECTION WORDING

512(2) Where (a) service of a summons is proved and the accused fails to attend court in accordance with the summons, (b) an appearance notice or a promise to appear or a recognizance entered into before an officer in charge or another peace officer has been confirmed under subsection 508(1) and the accused fails to attend court in accordance therewith in order to be dealt with according to law, or (c) it appears that a summons cannot be served because the accused is evading service, a justice may issue a warrant for the arrest of the accused.