80A How allocation may be used

(1)

A party or group of related parties that receives an allocation under section 79(1)(a)

(a)

may only use that money for the purposes specified in section 74(1); and

(b)

must comply with any conditions imposed under section 79(1)(b).

(2)

Nothing in this Part restricts the amount of money that a party or group of related parties may spend, subject to the expenditure limitations prescribed by or under the Electoral Act 1993, on—

(a)

broadcasting costs in relation to candidate election programmes; or

(b)

publication costs in relation to election advertisements; or

(c)

production costs in relation to—

(i)

party election programmes; or

(ii)

candidate election programmes; or

(iii)

election advertisements.

Compare: 1989 No 25 ss 70(2A), 74B(1)

Section 80A: replaced, on 21 March 2017, by section 4 of the Broadcasting (Election Programmes and Election Advertising) Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 8).