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Statutes of Newfoundland 2000


Statutes of Newfoundland 2000 Chapter 2

CHAPTER 2

AN ACT FOR GRANTING TO HER MAJESTY CERTAIN SUMS OF MONEY FOR DEFRAYING CERTAIN EXPENSES OF THE PUBLIC SERVICE FOR THE FINANCIAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31, 2001 AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES RELATING TO THE PUBLIC SERVICE

(Assented to May 12, 2000)

Analysis

1. Short title

2. Further supply 2000-2001

3. Effect of authorization

4. Transfers of funds

Schedule

MAY IT PLEASE YOUR MAJESTY-

WHEREAS it appears that the sums mentioned are required to defray certain expenses of the Public Service of Newfoundland for the financial year ending March 31, 2001 and for other purposes relating to the public service:

MAY IT THEREFORE PLEASE YOUR MAJESTY THAT-

Be it enacted by the Lieutenant-Governor and House of Assembly in Legislative Session convened, as follows:


Short title

1. This Act may be cited as the Supply Act, 2000.

Further supply 2000-2001

2. From and out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund there may be issued by the Minister of Finance sums not exceeding $2,024,467,300 in addition to the sum of $1,117,899,200 authorized by the Interim Supply Act, 2000 the aggregate of the sums authorized to be issued under this Act and the Interim Supply Act, 2000 being $3,142,366,500.

Effect of authorization

3. The sums authorized to be issued by this Act as set out in the Schedule shall be paid and applied by the several heads of expenditure in respect of the financial year extending from April 1, 2000 to March 31, 2001 towards defraying the charges and expenses of the Public Service of Newfoundland as set out in the Schedule.

Transfers of funds

4. (1) Notwithstanding the Financial Administration Act, the Treasury Board may transfer sums voted in the Department of Human Resources and Employment and in the Department of Health and Community Services between those Heads of Expenditure during the financial year ending March 31, 2001, to facilitate the completion of the reorganization of those departments.

(2) Notwithstanding the Financial Administration Act, the Treasury Board may transfer sums voted within one Head of Expenditure to another Head of Expenditure during the financial year ending March 31, 2001, to facilitate expenditures for Ex-Gratia and Other Payments voted within Consolidated Fund Services.

(3) Notwithstanding the Financial Administration Act, the Treasury Board may transfer sums voted within one Head of Expenditure to another Head of Expenditure during the financial year ending March 31, 2001 to facilitate expenditures for pay equity payments and group insurance costs voted under Government Personnel Costs in the Department of Finance.

(4) Notwithstanding the Financial Administration Act, the Lieutenant-Governor in Council may

(a) where an expenditure has not been foreseen and not provided for by the Legislature; or

(b) where the revenues actually received by the province fall below those projected by the government,

transfer sums voted in Contingency Reserve to another Head of Expenditure during the financial year ending March 31, 2001.

(5) Expenditures shall not be charged directly against the contingency reserve fund.

 

Schedule

Head of Expenditure

Amount

Consolidated Fund Services

$12,208,400

Executive Council

21,072,100

Finance

35,228,600

Government Services and Lands

16,667,300

Legislature

8,227,800

Public Service Commission

1,674,800

Works, Services and Transportation

117,074,000

Development and Rural Renewal

22,060,100

Environment and Labour

8,666,500

Fisheries and Aquaculture

7,905,700

Forest Resources and Agrifoods

25,378,500

Industry, Trade and Technology

13,135,000

Mines and Energy

12,780,900

Tourism, Culture and Recreation

15,875,200

Education

493,991,400

Health and Community Services

818,749,200

Human Resources and Employment

208,181,500

Justice

88,610,100

Municipal and Provincial Affairs

62,180,200

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing Corporation

4,800,000

Contingency Reserve

30,000,000

Total

$2,024,467,300

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