Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Maximum election expenses
422 (1) The maximum amount that is allowed for election expenses of a registered party for an election is the product of
(a) $0.70 multiplied by the number of names on the preliminary lists of electors for electoral districts in which the registered party has endorsed a candidate or by the number of names on the revised lists of electors for those electoral districts, whichever is greater, and
(b) the inflation adjustment factor published by the Chief Electoral Officer under section 414 that is in effect on the date of the issue of the writs for the election.
Marginal note:Amounts not included in election expenses
(2) For the purpose of subsection (1), an election expense of a registered party does not include
(a) a transfer made by or on behalf of it to candidates in the election; or
(b) an expense incurred by it through a registered agent or person authorized under subsection 411(1) who was not acting within the scope of the registered agent’s authority.
- 2000, c. 9, s. 422
- 2003, c. 19, s. 32
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