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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 351.1 from 2014-12-19 to 2019-06-12:

Marginal note:Prohibition — foreign third parties

 A third party shall not incur election advertising expenses of a total amount of $500 or more in relation to a general election or a by-election, or, if the election periods of two or more by-elections overlap with each other in whole or in part, in relation to those by-elections, unless

  • (a) if the third party is an individual, the individual

  • (b) if the third party is a corporation, it carries on business in Canada; and

  • (c) if the third party is a group, a person who is responsible for the group

  • 2014, c. 12, s. 78.1

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