Canada Elections Act

Version of section 340 from 2003-01-01 to 2003-12-31:


Marginal note:Reallocation in case of suspension

  •  (1) Where a registered party to which broadcasting time has been allocated under section 335 is subsequently suspended and a notice of its suspension is published in the Canada Gazette, the Broadcasting Arbitrator, within two weeks after the suspension, shall convene the representatives of the remaining registered parties and eligible parties to which broadcasting time has been allocated for the purpose of reallocating that party’s broadcasting time.

  • Marginal note:Reallocation in case of loss of eligibility

    (2) Where an eligible party to which broadcasting time has been allocated under section 339 subsequently ceases to be an eligible party, the Broadcasting Arbitrator, within two weeks after the cessation of eligibility, shall convene the representatives of the remaining registered parties and eligible parties to whom broadcasting time has been allocated for the purpose of reallocating that party’s broadcasting time.

  • Marginal note:Exception

    (3) If the suspension or cessation of eligibility referred to in subsection (1) or (2), respectively, occurs after the issue of the writs for a general election, the broadcasting time that was allocated to the suspended party or to the party that has ceased to be eligible shall not be reallocated.

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