Electoral (Administration) Amendment Act 2011

42 Liabilities for expenses after 30 June 2012

(1)

The Secretary for Justice must identify—

(a)

the expenses (incurred after 30 June 2012 arising from commitments before 18 August 2009) to be paid under section 44; and

(b)

the expenses (incurred after 30 June 2012 arising from commitments after 17 August 2009 and before 1 July 2012) to be paid under section 45.

(2)

Liabilities in respect of expenses identified under subsection (1)(a) must be treated as having been vested in the Electoral Commission on 1 July 2012.

(3)

Liabilities in respect of expenses identified under subsection (1)(b) must be treated as having been vested on 1 July 2012 in—

(a)

the Crown, if the Minister of Finance under section 45 approves them being paid by the Crown; or

(b)

the Electoral Commission, if the Minister of Finance under section 45 approves them being paid by the Electoral Commission.