64. Any person holding the office of leader of a party or any independent candidate at a previous election whose financial report or return of election expenses required under any of sections 408, 419, 479, 483.1, 484, 485 or 492 has not been transmitted within the prescribed time is ineligible until the report or return is transmitted.
Where the party no longer exists or the office of leader is vacant, the person who is ineligible under the first paragraph is the last holder of the office of leader of the party.
For the purposes of this section, the meaning of the word “leader” is the meaning given to that word in section 364.
1987, c. 57, s. 64; 2009, c. 11, s. 8; 2016, c. 17, s. 10011.