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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 478.38 from 2004-01-01 to 2014-12-18:

Marginal note:Prohibition — false, misleading or incomplete returns

 No nomination contestant and no financial agent of a nomination contestant shall provide the Chief Electoral Officer with a document referred to in subsection 478.23(1) or 478.3(1) that

  • (a) the contestant or the financial agent, as the case may be, knows or ought reasonably to know contains a material statement that is false or misleading; or

  • (b) does not substantially set out the information required by subsection 478.23(2) or required to be updated under subsection 478.3(1).

  • 2003, c. 19, s. 57
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