Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Contents of application
448 (1) An electoral district association of a registered party may submit to the Chief Electoral Officer an application for registration that includes
(a) the full name of the association and of the electoral district;
(b) the full name of the registered party;
(c) the address of the association’s office where records are maintained and to which communications may be addressed;
(d) the names and addresses of the chief executive officer and other officers of the association;
(e) the name and address of the appointed auditor of the association; and
(f) the name and address of the financial agent of the association.
Marginal note:Accompanying documents
(2) The application shall be accompanied by
(a) the signed consent of the financial agent to act in that capacity;
(b) the signed consent of the auditor to act in that capacity; and
(c) a declaration signed by the leader of the party certifying that the electoral district association is an electoral district association of the party.
Marginal note:Examination of application
(3) The Chief Electoral Officer shall register an electoral district association that meets the requirements of subsections (1) and (2). In the case of a refusal to register, the Chief Electoral Officer shall indicate to the association which of the requirements have not been met.
Marginal note:Date of registration
(4) An electoral district association is registered as of the date on which the Chief Electoral Officer registers it in the registry of electoral district associations.
- 2000, c. 9, s. 448
- 2014, c. 12, s. 86
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