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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 370 from 2014-12-19 to 2024-02-06:

Marginal note:Prohibition — making indirect contributions

  •  (1) No individual shall make a contribution to a registered party, a registered association, a nomination contestant, a candidate or a leadership contestant that comes from money, property or the services of any person or entity that was provided to that individual for that purpose.

  • Marginal note:Exception — candidates and leadership contestants

    (2) Despite subsection (1), a candidate or a leadership contestant may make a contribution under subsection 367(7) that comes from money provided by way of a loan to the candidate or leadership contestant made in writing by a financial institution as defined in section 2 of the Bank Act at a fair market rate of interest, as long as no security is given for the loan except property of the candidate or leadership contestant, as the case may be.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 370
  • 2004, c. 24, s. 5
  • 2014, c. 12, s. 86

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