Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Extension or correction — judge
92.4 (1) A candidate may apply to a judge who is competent to conduct a recount for an order authorizing an extension referred to in paragraph 92.3(1)(a) or a correction referred to in paragraph 92.3(1)(b). The applicant shall notify the Chief Electoral Officer of the application.
(2) An application may be made within two weeks after
(a) the rejection of an application, made in accordance with section 92.3, for the extension or correction; or
(b) the expiry of the extended period or specified period authorized under paragraph 92.3(1)(a) or (b).
(3) A judge may not grant an order unless he or she is satisfied that the circumstances giving rise to the application arose by reason of a factor referred to in either paragraph 92.3(3)(a) or (b).
Marginal note:Contents of order
(4) An order under subsection (1) may require that the candidate satisfy any condition that the judge considers necessary for carrying out the purposes of this Act.
- 2006, c. 9, s. 40
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