Appropriation Act 1964

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Citation1964 c. 62


Appropriation Act 1964

1964 CHAPTER 62

An Act to apply a sum out of the Consolidated Fund to the service of the year ending on 31st March 1965, and to appropriate the supplies granted in this Session of Parliament.

[31st July 1964]

Most Gracious Sovereign,

W E, Your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal subjects the Commons of the United Kingdom in Parliament assembled, towards making good the supply which we have cheerfully granted to Your Majesty in this Session of Parliament, have resolved to grant unto Your Majesty the sum hereinafter mentioned; and do therefore most humbly beseech Your Majesty that it may be enacted, and be it enacted by the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, and Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

Grant out of Consolidated Fund

Grant out of Consolidated Fund

S-1 Issue of 4,052,822,950 out of the Consolidated Fund for the year ending 31st March 1965.

1 Issue of 4,052,822,950 out of the Consolidated Fund for the year ending 31st March 1965.

1. The Treasury may issue out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom, and apply towards making good the supply granted to Her Majesty for the service of the year ending on 31st March 1965, the sum of 4,052,822,950.

S-2 Power for the Treasury to borrow.

2 Power for the Treasury to borrow.

(1) The Treasury may borrow from any person, by the issue of Treasury Bills or otherwise, and the Bank of England and the Bank of Ireland may advance to the Treasury on the credit of the said sum, any sum or sums not exceeding in the whole 4,052,822,950.

(2) The date of payment of any Treasury Bills issued under this section shall be a date not later than 31st March 1965, and section 6 of the Treasury Bills Act 1877 (which relates to the renewal of bills) shall not apply with respect to those bills.

(3) Any money borrowed otherwise than on Treasury Bills shall be repaid, with any interest payable thereon, out of the Consolidated Fund, at any period not later than the next succeeding quarter to that in which the money was borrowed.

(4) Any money borrowed under this section shall be placed to the credit of the account of the Exchequer, and shall form part of the said Consolidated Fund, and be available in any manner in which such Fund is available.

Appropriation of Grants

Appropriation of Grants

S-3 Appropriation of sums voted for supply services.

3 Appropriation of sums voted for supply services.

3. All sums granted by this Act and the other Acts mentioned in Schedule (A) annexed to this Act out of the said Consolidated Fund towards making good the supply granted to Her Majesty amounting, as appears by the said schedule, in the aggregate, to the sum of 6,696,158,660 are appropriated, and shall be deemed to have been appropriated as from the date of the passing of the Acts mentioned in the said Schedule (A), for the services and purposes expressed in Schedule (B) annexed hereto.

The abstract of schedules and schedules annexed hereto, with the notes (if any) to such schedules, shall be deemed to be part of this Act in the same manner as if they had been contained in the body thereof.

In addition to the said sums granted out of the Consolidated Fund, there may be applied out of any money directed, under section 2 of the Public Accounts and Charges Act 1891, to be applied as appropriations in aid of the grants for the services and purposes specified in Schedule (B) annexed hereto the sums respectively set forth in the last column of the said schedule.

S-4 Sanction of Treasury for temporary application of surpluses on certain votes for Navy, Army and Air Services, to meet deficiencies on other votes for the same service.

4 Sanction of Treasury for temporary application of surpluses on certain votes for Navy, Army and Air Services, to meet deficiencies on other votes for the same service.

(1) So long as the aggregate expenditure on Navy, Army and Air Services respectively is not made to exceed the aggregate sums appropriated by this Act for those services respectively, any surplus arising on any vote for those services either by an excess of the sum realised on account of appropriations in aid of the vote over the sum which may be applied under this Act as appropriations in aid of that vote, or by saving of expenditure on that vote, may, with the sanction of the Treasury, be temporarily applied either in making up any deficiency in the sums realised on account of appropriations in aid of any other vote in the same department, or in defraying expenditure in the same department which is not provided for in the sums appropriated to the service of the department by this Act, and which it may be detrimental to the public service to postpone until provision can be made for it by Parliament in the usual course.

(2) A statement showing all cases in which the sanction of the Treasury has been given to the temporary application of a surplus under this section, and showing the circumstances under which the sanction of the Treasury has been given, shall be laid before the House of Commons with the appropriation accounts of the Navy, Army and Air Services for the year, in order that any temporary application of any surplus sanctioned by the Treasury under this section may be submitted for the sanction of Parliament.

S-5 Sanction for application of surpluses on certain Navy, Army and Air Votes for 1962-63.

5 Sanction for application of surpluses on certain Navy, Army and Air Votes for 1962-63.

5. Whereas under the powers given for the purpose by the Appropriation Acts 1962 and 1963surpluses arising on certain votes for Navy, Army and Air Services have been applied towards making good deficits on those services respectively as shown in the statements set out in Schedule (C) to this Act:

It is enacted that the application of those surpluses as shown in the said statements is hereby sanctioned.

S-6 Short title.

6 Short title.

6. This Act may be cited as theAppropriation Act 1964.

A B S T R A C T

of

SCHEDULES (A) and (B) to which thisAct refers

SCHEDULES (A)

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund 6,696,158,660

SCHEDULE (B)—Appropriation of Grants

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations in Aid

s. d.

s. d.

1962-63 and 1963-64

Part 1. Civil (Excesses), 1962-63 10 0 0 99,039 14 6

Part 2. Ministry of Defence (Supplementary), 1963-64

616,000 0 0 *—79,000 0 0

Part 3. Army (Supplementary), 1963-64

4,500,000 0 0 *—3,590,000 0 0

Part 4. Air (Supplementary), 1963-64

1,900,000 0 0 3,500,000 0 0

Part 5. Civil Departments (Supplementary), 1963-64

93,670,600 0 0 26,476,418 0 0
100,686,610 0 0 26,406,457 14 6

* Deficit

SCHEDULE (B).—Appropriation of Grants

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations in Aid

s. d.

s. d.

1964-65

Part 6. Ministry of Defence (Central)

25,973,000 0 0 5,320,000 0 0
Part 7. Defence (Navy) 496,015,000 0 0 44,562,000 0 0
Part 8. Defence (Army) 523,010,800 0 0 66,611,000 0 0

Royal Ordnance Factories

2,400,000 0 0 31,450,000 0 0

Army Purchasing (Repayment) Services

2,000,000 0 0
Part 9. Defence (Air) 503,800,000 0 0 57,060,000 0 0

Total, Defence

1,553,198,800 0 0 205,003,000 0 0
Part 10. Civil, Class I 95,091,500 0 0 4,441,000 0 0
Part 11. Civil, Class II 207,861,000 0 0 6,483,500 0 0
Part 12. Civil, Class III 158,285,000 0 0 15,615,000 0 0
Part 13. Civil, Class IV 771,280,750 0 0 94,454,000 0 0
Part 14. Civil, Class V 380,148,000 0 0 19,653,900 0 0
Part 15. Civil, Class VI 2,764,296,000 0 0 306,725,000 0 0
Part 16. Civil, Class VII 217,321,000 0 0 82,444,750 0 0
Part 17. Civil, Class VIII 9,101,000 0 0 368,050 0 0
Part 18. Civil, Class IX 342,467,000 0 0 77,722,010 0 0
Part 19. Civil, Class X 7,527,000 0 0 9,540,200 0 0
Part 20. Civil, Class XI 88,895,000 0 0 3,441,300 0 0

Total, Civil

5,042,273,250 0 0 620,888,710 0 0

Grand Total

6,696,158,660 0 0 852,298,167 14 6

SCHEDULE (A)

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund

s. d.

For the service of the year ended 31st March 1963—

Under Act 1964, c. 17

10 0 0

For the service of the year ended 31st March 1964—

Under Act 1964, c. 1

40,084,000 0 0

Under Act 1964, c. 17

60,602,600 0 0

For the service of the year ending on 31st March 1965—

Under Act 1964, c. 17

2,542,649,100 0 0

Under this Act

4,052,822,950 0 0
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Total

6,696,158,660 0 0
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1 Civil (Excess), 1962-63

SCHEDULE (B).—Part 1

Civil (Excess), 1962-63

Sum granted, and sum which may be applied as appropriations in aid in addition thereto, to make good an excess on a certain grant for Civil Services for the year ended on 31st March 1963, viz.:—

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations in Aid

Class VI

s. d.

s. d.

Vote

23. National Assistance Board

10 0 0 99,039 14 6
2

SCHEDULE (B).—Part 2

Ministry of Defence (Supplementary), 1963-64

Supplementary Sum granted, and sum which may be applied as appropriations in aid in addition thereto, to defray the charge of the Ministry of Defence for the year ended on 31st March 1964, viz.:—

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations in Aid

For the salaries and expenses of the Ministry of Defence; expenses in connection with International Defence Organisations, including international subscriptions; and certain grants in aid

616,000 *—79,000

* Deficit

3

SCHEDULE (B).—Part 3

Army (Supplementary), 1963-64

Schedule of Supplementary Sums granted, and of the sums which may be applied as appropriations in aid in addition thereto, to meet expenditure beyond the sum already provided in the grants for Army Services for the year ended on 31st March 1964, viz.:—

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations in Aid

Vote

1. Pay, &c., of the Army

*—1,300,000

2. Reserve Forces, Territorial Army and Cadet Forces

640,000 *—300,000

3. War Office

160,000

4. Civilians at Outstations

2,480,000 230,000

6. Supplies

210,000 400,000

7. Stores and Equipment

Cr. 8,800,000 *—2,500,000

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