Electoral Finance Act 2007

  • repealed
144 Additional penalty
  • (1) This section applies to a person who—

    • (a) is convicted of an offence under this Act; and

    • (b) has directly or indirectly received a benefit as a result of the commission of the offence.

    (2) In addition to any penalty that the court may impose under this Act in respect of the offence, the court may order the person to pay to the Crown an amount of money equal to the value of the benefit that the person has received.

    (3) For the purpose of subsection (2), the value of any benefit is assessed by the court and is recoverable in the same manner as a fine.