GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 15, 2022 /CNW/ -
The Chief Electoral Officer of Canada, Stéphane Perrault, has informed the leader of Parti Patriote that the party is deregistered effective August 31, 2022.
The party is being deregistered for not complying with the requirement to file an election expenses return and auditor's report in accordance with the Canada Elections Act.
The party may no longer issue tax receipts for contributions received after the effective date of its deregistration and is no longer entitled to any of the benefits of a registered party under the Act, including the use of broadcasting time.
A notice of the party's deregistration will be published in the Canada Gazette.
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SOURCE Elections Canada
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