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Registered Political Parties' Second Quarter
Financial Returns for 2017 Now Online
Gatineau, Tuesday, August 1, 2017—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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