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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 358 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Prohibition — use of foreign contributions

 No third party shall use a contribution for election advertising purposes if the contribution is from

  • (a) a person who is not a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident within the meaning of subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act;

  • (b) a corporation or an association that does not carry on business in Canada;

  • (c) a trade union that does not hold bargaining rights for employees in Canada;

  • (d) a foreign political party; or

  • (e) a foreign government or an agent of one.

  • 2000, c. 9, s. 358
  • 2001, c. 27, s. 213

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