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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 437 from 2014-12-19 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Election expenses return

  •  (1) For a general election, the chief agent of a registered party shall provide the Chief Electoral Officer with

    • (a) an election expenses return in the prescribed form;

    • (b) the auditor’s report referred to in subsection 438(1) on that return; and

    • (c) a declaration in the prescribed form by the chief agent that the return is complete and accurate.

  • Marginal note:Contents of return

    (2) An election expenses return shall set out as an election expense each of

    • (a) the expenses incurred by the registered party, whether paid or unpaid, including a statement of expenses incurred for voter contact calling services as defined in section 348.01, provided by a calling service provider as defined in that section, that indicates the name of that provider and the amount of those expenses; and

    • (b) the non-monetary contributions used by the registered party as an election expense.

  • Marginal note:Period for providing documents

    (3) The registered party’s chief agent shall provide the Chief Electoral Officer with the documents referred to in subsection (1) within eight months after the polling day for the general election.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 437
  • 2003, c. 19, s. 41
  • 2014, c. 12, s. 86

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