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Canada Elections Act

Version of section 454 from 2003-01-01 to 2014-12-18:

Marginal note:Extended period for candidates outside Canada

  •  (1) Despite subsection 451(4), a candidate who is outside Canada when the other documents referred to in subsection 451(1) are provided shall, within 14 days after returning to Canada, provide the Chief Electoral Officer with the candidate’s declaration concerning his or her electoral campaign return referred to in paragraph 451(1)(e).

  • Marginal note:No extended period for official agent

    (2) Subsection (1) does not apply to excuse a candidate’s official agent from complying with his or her obligations under this Act to prepare the return on the candidate’s election expenses and make a declaration concerning it referred to in paragraph 451(1)(d).

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