206Y Periods for claiming and paying registered promoter’s election expenses

(1)

A claim for any election expenses against a registered promoter is recoverable only if it is sent to the registered promoter within 20 working days after the day on which the declaration required by section 179(2) is made.

(2)

A claim that is sent to a registered promoter in accordance with subsection (1) must be paid within 40 working days after the day on which that declaration is made, and not otherwise.

(3)

A person who makes a payment in breach of this section is guilty of an illegal practice.

(4)

This section is subject to sections 206Z and 206ZA.

Compare: 2007 No 111 s 82

Section 206Y: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by section 15 of the Electoral (Finance Reform and Advance Voting) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 137).