206G Leave to pay claim after time limitation

(1)

On the application of a claimant or a party, the District Court may make an order granting leave to a party to pay—

(a)

a claim for election expenses sent after the period specified in section 206E(1); or

(b)

a claim not paid in the period specified in section 206E(2); or

(c)

a disputed claim in respect of which an action was not brought within the period specified in section 206F(1)(b).

(2)

Any sum paid by the party in accordance with an order made under subsection (1) is to be treated as having been paid within the period specified in section 206E(2).

Compare: 1993 No 87 s 214BC (pre-20 December 2007); 2007 No 111 s 104

Section 206G: inserted, on 1 March 2009, by section 6 of the Electoral Amendment Act 2009 (2009 No 1).

Section 206G(1): amended, on 1 March 2017, by section 261 of the District Court Act 2016 (2016 No 49).