Canada Elections Act
Marginal note:Agents — ineligible persons
478.05 (1) The following persons are not eligible to be the financial agent of a nomination contestant:
(a) an election officer or a member of the staff of a returning officer;
(b) a candidate or a nomination contestant;
(c) an auditor appointed as required by this Act;
(d) a person who is not an elector;
(e) an undischarged bankrupt; and
(f) a person who does not have the capacity to enter into contracts in the province in which the person ordinarily resides.
Marginal note:Where member of partnership appointed as agent
(2) A person may be appointed as agent for a nomination contestant notwithstanding that the person is a member of a partnership that has been appointed as an auditor, in accordance with the Act for the registered party.
- 2003, c. 19, s. 57
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