206Q Return of party’s election expenses and return of party’s allocation expenses to be publicly available

(1)

The Electoral Commission may publish, in any manner that the Electoral Commission considers appropriate, every return and every accompanying auditor’s report filed under section 206I or 206IA.

(2)

During the public inspection period, the Electoral Commission must make available for public inspection a copy of every return and report referred to in subsection (1).

(3)

The Electoral Commission may make inspection under subsection (2) subject to the payment of any charges that may be made under the Official Information Act 1982.

Compare: 1993 No 87 s 214J(1), (2)(a) (pre-20 December 2007); 2007 No 111 s 112

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

Section 206Q heading: amended, on 21 March 2017, by section 104(1) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).

Section 206Q(1): amended, on 21 March 2017, by section 104(2) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 9).

Section 206Q compare note: amended, on 1 October 2010, by section 14 of the Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 26).