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PART VI. - FINANCIAL RETURNS. 67. Financial returns by political party. (1) Within three months after the date fixed for the return of writs following a general election and every 12 months thereafter, the public officer of a political party shall lodge with the Registrar a financial return specifying - (a) details of all contributions which that political party has received; and (b) details of all other receipts and income of that political party; and (c) details of all expenditure which that political party has incurred, during the period: (d) in the case of a financial return lodged following the return of writs in a general election - of 12 months preceding the date of return of the writs; and (e) in the case of any other financial return - since the date of the end of the period covered by the previous financial return. (2) A financial return under Subsection (1) shall contain: (a) in respect of each contribution: (i) the full name and address of each contributor; and (ii) the date of receipt of the contribution; and (iii) where the contribution was made in cash - the amount; and (iv) where the contribution was not made in cash - the nature and value of the contribution; and (b) in respect of receipts and income: (i) full details of the source and nature of the income or of the sum received; and (ii) the date of receipt of the income or sum received; and (c) in respect of each item of expenditure: (i) the full name and address of each recipient of expenditure; and (ii) the date on which the expenditure was made; and (iii) the nature and value of the expenditure; and (d) in respect of each item of expenditure on a candidate: (i) the full name and address of the candidate; and (ii) the name of the electorate for which he was a candidate; and (iii) the date on which the expenditure was made; and (iv) the nature and value of the expenditure. (3) Where a financial return lodged with the Registrar under Subsection (1): (a) is not complete; or (b) lacks detail or substance in any respect, the Board may require the political party or the candidate to furnish such further information as the Board may direct. (4) A political party, which fails to file a financial return as required by this section, is guilty of an offence. Penalty: A fine not exceeding K5,000.00 Default penalty: A fine not exceeding K50.00. (5) Where a political party has not filed a financial return as required by this section, each executive officer of that political party is guilty of misconduct in office under the Leadership Code. 68. Financial returns by candidate. (1) Within three months after: (a) in the case of a candidate declared to be a successful candidate at return of the writs for an election - the date of the return of the writs; and (b) in the case of a candidate declared to be a successful candidate by a Court of Disputed Returns - the date of the declaration by the Court, a successful candidate shall lodge with the Registrar a financial return specifying: (c) details of the contributions received by him; and (d) details of the expenditure incurred by him, for or in connection with his candidature at the election. (2) A financial return under Subsection (1) shall contain: (a) in respect of each contributor: (i) the full name and address of each contributor; and (ii) the date of receipt of the contribution; and (iii) where the contribution was made in cash - the amount; and (iv) where the contribution was not made in cash – the nature and value of the contribution; and (b) in respect of each item of expenditure: (i) the full name and address of each recipient of expenditure; and (ii) the date on which the expenditure was made; and (iii) the nature and value of the expenditure. (3) Where a financial return lodged with the Registrar under Subsection (1): (a) is not complete; and (b) lacks detail or substance in any respect, the Board may require the registered political party or the candidate to furnish such further information as the Board may direct. (4) A successful candidate, who fails to file a financial return as required by this section, is guilty of an offence. Penalty: A fine not exceeding K2,000.00 Default Penalty: A fine not exceeding K20.00. (5) A successful candidate, who has not filed a financial return as required by this section, is guilty of misconduct in office under the Leadership Code. 69. False and defective returns. (1) The Registrar shall refer to the Board a financial return lodged with him under Section 67 or 68 which he believes: (a) is defective; or (b) contains information which is false. (2) Where the Board considers that a financial return referred to it under Subsection (1): (a) is defective; or (b) contains information which is false, the Board shall reject the financial return and the financial return is deemed not to have been lodged. (3) A: (a) registered political party which; or (b) successful candidate, who, knowingly or carelessly files a financial return which: (c) is defective; or (d) contains information which is false, is guilty of an offence. Penalty: A fine not exceeding K2,000.00.

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