GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 1, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Acting Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, announced today that the registered parties' second quarter financial returns for 2017 are now available on Elections Canada's website.
A registered political party must submit a quarterly financial return if its candidates for the most recent general election received at least 2 percent of the valid votes cast, or at least 5 percent of the valid votes cast in the electoral districts in which it endorsed a candidate.
The registered parties' second quarter financial returns for 2017 cover the period from April 1, 2017, to June 30, 2017.
Elections Canada is an independent body set up by Parliament.
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