206ZA Leave to pay claim after time limitation

(1)

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

(a)

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

(b)

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

(c)

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

(2)

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

Compare: 2007 No 111 s 84

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

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