Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Refusal or failure of financial agent
478.35 (1) A judge dealing with an application under section 478.34 or 478.36 who is satisfied that a nomination contestant or a financial agent has not provided the documents referred to in subsection 478.23(1) in accordance with this Act because of a refusal by, or a failure of, the financial agent or a predecessor of the financial agent shall, by order served personally, require the financial agent or that predecessor to appear before the judge.
Marginal note:Show cause orders
(2) The judge shall, unless the financial agent or predecessor on his or her appearance shows cause why an order should not be issued, order in writing that the agent or predecessor
(a) do anything that the judge considers appropriate in order to remedy the refusal or failure; or
(b) be examined concerning any information that pertains to the refusal or failure.
- 2003, c. 19, s. 57
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