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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 323 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-01-18:

Marginal note:Blackout period

  •  (1) No person shall knowingly transmit election advertising to the public in an electoral district on polling day before the close of all of the polling stations in the electoral district.

  • Marginal note:Interpretation

    (2) The transmission to the public of a notice of an event that the leader of a registered party intends to attend or an invitation to meet or hear the leader of a registered party is not election advertising for the purpose of subsection (1).

  • Definition of person

    (3) For the purpose of subsection (1), a person includes a registered party and a group within the meaning of Part 17.

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