Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Eligibility for registration
368 A political party whose leader has made an application under subsection 366(1) becomes eligible for registration if
(a) its name, short-form name, abbreviation or logo does not
(i) so resemble the name, short-form name, abbreviation or logo of a registered party or an eligible party that it would, in the Chief Electoral Officer’s opinion, likely be confused with it, or
(ii) include the word “independent” or a word that so resembles “independent” that it would, in the Chief Electoral Officer’s opinion, likely be confused with it;
(b) the party has at least three officers in addition to its leader and has appointed a chief agent and an auditor; and
(c) the Chief Electoral Officer is satisfied that the party has provided the information required under subsection 366(2) and that the information is accurate.
- 2000, c. 9, s. 368;
- 2004, c. 24, s. 4.
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