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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 478.17 from 2004-01-01 to 2014-12-18:

Marginal note:Payment within four months

  •  (1) A claim for nomination campaign expenses that has been sent in accordance with section 478.16 must be paid within four months after the selection date, or in the case referred to in subsection 478.23(7), the polling day.

  • Marginal note:Exceptions

    (2) The requirement to pay a claim within four months does not apply to a claim in respect of which

    • (a) the documents may be sent within a new period under subsection 478.16(3);

    • (b) the Chief Electoral Officer has authorized payment under section 478.19;

    • (c) a judge has authorized payment under section 478.2; or

    • (d) proceedings have been commenced under section 478.21.

  • 2003, c. 19, s. 57

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