Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Estimated expenses
442 (1) On November 15 in each year, the Chief Electoral Officer shall calculate the maximum amount referred to in section 440 for each electoral district, based on the lists of electors in the Register of Electors, as if an election were then to be held.
Marginal note:Availability of estimates
(2) The maximum amount for an electoral district must be sent
(a) to any person on request; and
(b) to the member and each registered party that endorsed a candidate in the electoral district in the last election, together with the copy of the lists of electors referred to in subsection 45(1).
Marginal note:Maximum amount not guaranteed
(3) The maximum amount calculated under subsection (1) is an estimate and, as such, may be increased or decreased for an electoral district in the subsequent election period.
(4) This section does not apply if November 15 falls during an election period or if the vote at a general election was held during the six months before that date.
- 2000, c. 9, s. 442
- 2007, c. 21, s. 34
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