Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Proceedings to recover payment
478.21 (1) A person who has sent a claim in accordance with section 478.16 may commence proceedings in a court of competent jurisdiction to recover any unpaid amount
(a) at any time, if the nomination contestant or his or her financial agent refuses to pay that amount or disputes that it is payable; or
(b) after the end of the period referred to in subsection 478.17(1) or any extension of that period authorized by subsection 478.19(1) or section 478.2, in any other case.
Marginal note:Payment deemed properly made
(2) An amount paid by the financial agent of a nomination contestant as a result of proceedings referred to in subsection (1) is deemed to have been paid in accordance with this Act.
- 2003, c. 19, s. 57
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