Electoral Act 1993

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214 Apportionment of election expenses
  • (1) Where any election activity relates exclusively to campaigns for the return of 2 or more candidates, any election expenses in respect of that election activity shall be apportioned in relation to the coverage provided by that election activity in relation to each of those candidates.

    (2) Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section, where any candidate receives less than 10 percent of the coverage provided by any election activity, that expense shall not be included in the election expenses of that candidate.

    (3) For the purposes of this section, coverage provided by any election activity shall be calculated in such manner as is appropriate in relation to the form of election activity.

    Compare: 1956 No 107 s 139A; 1990 No 1 s 74