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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 92.1 from 2007-06-12 to 2014-12-18:

Marginal note:Definition of candidate

 For the purposes of sections 92.2 to 92.6, a candidate is deemed to have become a candidate on the earlier of

  • (a) the day on which he or she is selected at a nomination contest, and

  • (b) the day on which the writ is issued for the election.

  • 2006, c. 9, s. 40
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