section 698(2)


698(2) Where it is made to appear that a person who is likely to give material evidence (a) will not attend in response to a subpoena if a subpoena is issued, or (b) is evading service of a subpoena, a court, justice or provincial court judge having power to issue a subpoena to require the attendance of that person to give evidence may issue a warrant in Form 17 to cause that person to be arrested and to be brought to give evidence.