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Appropriation Act 1908-9

Authoritative Version
Act No. 27 of 1908 as made
An Act to grant and apply a sum out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund to the service of the year ending the thirtieth day of June One thousand nine hundred and nine and to appropriate the Supplies granted for such year in this and the last proceeding session of the Parliament.
Date of Assent 14 Dec 1908
Date of repeal 06 Aug 1934
Repealed by Statute Law Revision Act 1934

APPROPRIATION.

 

No. 27 of 1908.

An Act to grant and apply a sum out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund to the service of the year ending the thirtieth day of June One thousand nine hundred and nine and to appropriate the Supplies granted for such year in this and the last preceding session of the Parliament.

[Assented to 14th December, 1908.]

Preamble.

BE it enacted by the King’s Most Excellent Majesty, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Australia, for the purpose of appropriating the grant originated in the House of Representatives as follows:—

Short title.

1.  This Act may be cited as the Appropriation Act 1908–9.

Issue and application of £2,637,298.

2.  The Treasurer may issue out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund, and apply towards making good the supply hereby granted to His Majesty for the service of the year ending the thirtieth day of June One thousand nine hundred and nine the sum of Two million six hundred and thirty-seven thousand two hundred and ninety-eight pounds.

Appropriation of supplies, £4,777,672.

3.  All sums granted by this Act and the other Acts mentioned in the First Schedule to this Act out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund towards making good the supply granted to His Majesty, amounting as appears by the said Schedule in the aggregate to the sum of Four million seven hundred and seventy-seven thousand six hundred and seventy-two pounds, are appropriated and shall be deemed to have been appropriated as from the date of the passing of the Act No. 21 of 1908 for the purposes and services expressed in the Second Schedule.

 

FIRST SCHEDULE.

 

Grants out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund.

Under Act No. 21 of 1908...........................................................................

£1,412,625

Under Act No. 22 of 1908...........................................................................

727,749

Under this Act.............................................................................................

2,637,298

 

£4,777,672


ABSTRACT OF THE SECOND SCHEDULE TO WHICH THIS ACT REFERS.

 

1908–9.

“Transferred.”

“Other.”

Total.

 

£

£

£

I.—

The Parliament..............................................

31,080

31,080

II.—

The Department of External Affairs..............

75,442

75,442

III.—

The Attorney-General’s Department..............

15,518

15,518

IV.—

The Department of Home Affairs.................

113,450

176,065

289,515

V.—

The Department of the Treasury....................

10,848

43,466

54,314

VI.—

The Department of Trade and Customs.........

274,005

59,338

333,343

VII.—

The Department of Defence..........................

687,406

35,137

722,543

VIII.—

The Postmaster-General’s Department...........

2,926,785

29,132

2,955,917

 

4,012,494

465,178

 

4,477,672

4,477,672

Refunds of Revenue...................................................

100,000

100,000

Advance to the Treasurer............................................

200,000

200,000

Total.........................................................

4,777,672

4,777,672