Electoral (Finance Reform and Advance Voting) Amendment Act 2010

16 Interpretation
  • (1) Paragraph (a)(i) of the definition of candidate donation in section 207(2) is amended by omitting $200 and substituting $300.

    (2) Section 207(2) is amended by repealing paragraph (b) of the definition of candidate donation and substituting the following paragraph:

    • (b) excludes,—

      • (i) the labour of any person that is provided to a candidate free of charge by that person; and

      • (ii) goods or services provided free of charge to a candidate, or to any person on the candidate's behalf, that have a reasonable market value of $300 or less.

    (3) Paragraph (a)(i) of the definition of party donation in section 207(2) is amended by omitting $1,000 and substituting $1,500.

    (4) Section 207(2) is amended by repealing paragraph (b)(ii) of the definition of party donation and substituting the following subparagraphs:

    • (ii) goods or services provided free of charge to a party, or to any person on the party's behalf, that have a reasonable market value of $1,500 or less; and

    • (iii) any candidate donation that is included in a return made by a candidate under section 209.