Electoral Amendment Act 2017

103 Section 206N amended (Offences relating to return of party’s election expenses)


In the heading to section 206N, after expenses, insert and return of party’s allocation expenses.


In section 206N(1), delete “of election expenses under section 206I”.


Replace section 206N(1A) with:


A party secretary is guilty of a corrupt practice if the party secretary, without reasonable excuse,—


files a return after the late period; or


fails to file a return.


In section 206N(2), delete “under section 206I”.


After section 206N(3), insert:


In this section, return means—


a return of election expenses required to be filed under section 206I:


a return of allocation expenses required to be filed under section 206IA.