Compliance Agreements



Compliance agreement

This notice is published by the Commissioner of Canada Elections, pursuant to section 521 of the Canada Elections Act, S.C. 2000, c. 9.

On August 17, 2007, the Commissioner of Canada Elections entered into a compliance agreement with the Contracting Party, of the City of Orangeville, province of Ontario, pursuant to section 517 of the Canada Elections Act.

The Contracting Party has acknowledged acts that constitute an offence under section 404.1 of the Canada Elections Act, as it was then in force, that it had exceeded its contribution limit as it failed to take into account the definition of "corporation" contained in subsection 404.1(2) as it was then in force. The Contracting Party further acknowledged that any contribution in excess of the limit cannot be claimed as a federal political contribution tax credit.

Prior to the conclusion of the Agreement, the Commissioner of Canada Elections took into account that:


October 18, 2007

William H. Corbett
Commissioner of Canada Elections

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