Canada Elections Act

Version of section 92.4 from 2007-06-12 to 2014-12-18:


Marginal note:Extension or correction — judge

  •  (1) A candidate may apply to a judge who is competent to conduct a recount for an order authorizing an extension referred to in paragraph 92.3(1)(a) or a correction referred to in paragraph 92.3(1)(b). The applicant shall notify the Chief Electoral Officer of the application.

  • Marginal note:Deadline

    (2) An application may be made within two weeks after

    • (a) the rejection of an application, made in accordance with section 92.3, for the extension or correction; or

    • (b) the expiry of the extended period or specified period authorized under paragraph 92.3(1)(a) or (b).

  • Marginal note:Grounds

    (3) A judge may not grant an order unless he or she is satisfied that the circumstances giving rise to the application arose by reason of a factor referred to in either paragraph 92.3(3)(a) or (b).

  • Marginal note:Contents of order

    (4) An order under subsection (1) may require that the candidate satisfy any condition that the judge considers necessary for carrying out the purposes of this Act.

  • 2006, c. 9, s. 40.
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