Electoral (Finance Reform and Advance Voting) Amendment Act 2010

32 Punishment for corrupt or illegal practice
  • (1) Section 224(1)(b)(i) is amended by omitting constituency candidate or a party secretary and substituting constituency candidate, party secretary, or registered promoter.

    (2) Section 224 is amended by repealing subsection (2) and substituting the following subsection:

    • (2) Every person who is guilty of any illegal practice is liable on conviction on indictment to a fine not exceeding—

      • (a) $40,000 in the case of a person who is a constituency candidate, party secretary, or registered promoter and who is convicted of any illegal practice under Part 6AA or 6A; or

      • (b) $40,000 in the case of a person who is an unregistered promoter and who is convicted of any illegal practice under section 204B or 204D; or

      • (c) $10,000 in any other case.