Electoral Amendment Act 2014

33 Section 206ZE amended (Offences relating to return of registered promoter's election expenses)
  • Replace section 206ZE(1) with:

    • (1) A registered promoter commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $40,000 who, without reasonable excuse, files a return of election expenses under section 206ZC during the period commencing on the day after the date on which the return is required to be filed and ending on the day that is 15 working days later (the late period).

    • (1A) A registered promoter is guilty of a corrupt practice who, without reasonable excuse,—

      • (a) files a return of election expenses under section 206ZC after the late period; or

      • (b) fails to file a return of election expenses under section 206ZC.