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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 472 from 2003-01-01 to 2014-12-18:

Marginal note:Notice of assessment and estimate of surplus electoral funds

  •  (1) If the Chief Electoral Officer estimates that a candidate has a surplus of electoral funds, the Chief Electoral Officer shall issue a notice of the estimated amount of the surplus to the candidate’s official agent.

  • Marginal note:Notice of surplus by official agent

    (2) An official agent of a candidate who has a surplus of electoral funds but has not received a notice of estimated surplus under subsection (1) shall dispose of that estimated surplus within 60 days after, as the case may be,

    • (a) the later of the reception of the final instalment of the reimbursement of the candidate’s election expenses and personal expenses and the reimbursement of the candidate’s nomination deposit; or

    • (b) the provision of the candidate’s electoral campaign return, if the candidate did not receive either of the reimbursements mentioned in paragraph (a).

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