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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 477.79 from 2019-06-13 to 2022-09-11:


Marginal note:Withdrawal of writ

 Division 1 of this Part and this Division apply to electoral campaign expenses of candidates in an electoral district in which a writ is withdrawn under subsection 59(1) or deemed to be withdrawn under subsection 31(3) of the Parliament of Canada Act, except that in such a case

  • (a) the election is deemed to have been held on the day on which the writ is withdrawn or deemed to be withdrawn; and

  • (b) each candidate is deemed to have received 10% of the number of the votes that would have been validly cast at that deemed election.

  • 2014, c. 12, s. 86
  • 2018, c. 31, s. 304
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