Appropriation Act 2006

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
Citation2006 c. 6


Appropriation Act 2006

2006 Chapter 6

An Act to authorise the use of resources for the service of the years ending with 31st March 2005 and 31st March 2006 and to apply certain sums out of the Consolidated Fund to the service of the year ending with 31st March 2006; and to appropriate the supply authorised in this Session of Parliament for the service of the year ending with 31st March 2005 and the further supply authorised in this session of Parliament for the service of the year ending with 31st March 2006.

[30th March 2006]

Whereas the Commons of the United Kingdom in Parliament assembled have resolved to authorise the use of resources and the issue of sums out of the Consolidated Fund towards making good the supply which they have granted to Her Majesty in this Session of Parliament:—

Be it therefore 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:—

S-1 Use of resources for the year that ended with 31st March 2005

1 Use of resources for the year that ended with 31st March 2005

The use of resources for the service of the year that ended with 31st March 2005 is authorised to the amount of £188,157,000.00.

S-2 Use of resources for the year ending with 31st March 2006

2 Use of resources for the year ending with 31st March 2006

The use of resources for the service of the year ending with 31st March 2006 is authorised to the amount of £9,947,340,000.

S-3 Issue out of the Consolidated Fund for the year ending with 31st March 2006

3 Issue out of the Consolidated Fund for the year ending with 31st March 2006

The Treasury may issue out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom and apply to the service of the year ending with 31st March 2006 the sum of £7,637,727,000.

S-4 Appropriation of amounts and sums voted for supply services and limits on appropriations in aid

4 Appropriation of amounts and sums voted for supply services and limits on appropriations in aid

(1) All the amounts and sums authorised by this Act and the other Act mentioned in Schedule 1 to this Act, for the service of the year that ended with 31st March 2005 and of the year ending with 31st March 2006, totalling, as is shown in the said Schedule, £13,319,345,000 in amounts of resources authorised for use and £12,315,437,000 in sums authorised for issue from the Consolidated Fund, 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 1, for the services and purposes specified in Schedule 2 to this Act.

(2) Part 1 of Schedule 2 also sets out modifications of the limits set for the purposes of section 2 of the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 (c. 20) on the resources applicable as appropriations in aid for the year that ended with 31st March 2005.

(3) Part 2 of Schedule 2 also sets out, for the services and purposes specified in that Part of that Schedule, modifications of the limits set for the purposes of section 2 of the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 on the resources applicable as appropriations in aid for the year ending with 31st March 2006.

(4) The limits as modified by Part 2 of Schedule 2 shall be deemed to have been in force from 17th November 2005.

(5) Subsection (4), so far as it relates to—

(a) a reduction set out in the Table in Part 2 of Schedule 2, or

(b) a modification so set out which, according to a note to that Part, comprises a reduction,

does not affect the validity of anything to which subsection (6) applies.

(6) This subsection applies to anything done in accordance with a direction given for the purposes of section 2 of the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000 during the year ending with 31st March 2006 if (disregarding subsection (4)) —

(a) at the time it was done the direction complied with the limit set under a previous Appropriation Act, or

(b) that direction would have complied with the limit then in force if that limit had, for the period ending with 14th February 2006, been increased as mentioned in the note in question.

(7) Nothing in Schedule 2 limits the amounts which are or may be made applicable, in accordance with any direction, as appropriations in aid of resources for the service of the House of Commons Administration for any year.

(8) The abstracts of Schedule 1 and of Schedule 2 which are annexed to this Act shall have effect as part of this Act.

S-5 Short title

5 Short title

This Act may be cited as theAppropriation Act 2006.

(RESOURCES AUTHORISED FOR USE AND GRANTS OUT OF THE CONSOLIDATED FUND SUBJECT TO APPROPRIATION))

Resources authorised for use ...

£13,319,345,000

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund ...

£12,315,437,000

(APPROPRIATION OF AMOUNTS AND SUMS VOTED FOR SUPPLY SERVICES AND LIMITS ON APPROPRIATIONS IN AID)

Part

Net resources authorised for use

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund

Operating Appropriations in Aid

Non-operating Appropriations in Aid

. . . .

£

£

£

£

2004–05 and 2005–06

. . . .

. . . .

. . . .

. . . .

Part 1. Excesses, 2004–05

188,157,000.00

0

0

0

Part 2. Supplementary, 2005–06

13,131,188,000

12,315,437,000

101,003,000

199,130,000

Grand Total ...

13,319,345,000

12,315,437,000

101,003,000

199,130,000

SCHEDULE 1

RESOURCES AUTHORISED FOR USE AND GRANTS OUT OF THE CONSOLIDATED FUND SUBJECT TO APPROPRIATION

. . . .

Resources authorised for use

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund

. . . .

£

£

For the service of the year ended 31st March 2005—

  • Under this Act

188,157,000.00

0

For the service of the year ending 31st March 2006—

3,183,848,000

4,677,710,000

. . . .

  • Under this Act

9,947,340,000

7,637,727,000

Total ...

13,319,345,000

12,315,437,000

SCHEDULE 2

APPROPRIATION OF AMOUNTS AND SUMS VOTED FOR SUPPLY SERVICES AND LIMITS ON APPROPRIATIONS IN AID

1 EXCESSES, 2004–05

PART 1

EXCESSES, 2004–05

Table of—

(a) the resources authorised for use to make good excesses incurred in meeting the costs of the defence and civil services which are specified in the first column of the Table for the year that ended with 31st March 2005;

(b) the sums authorised for issue out of the Consolidated Fund to make good those excesses; and

(c)modifications of the limits set, for the purposes of section 2 of the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000, on the resources applicable as appropriations in aid to make good those excesses.

Estimate/Request for Resources

Net Resources authorised for use

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund

Operating Appropriations in Aid

Non-operating Appropriations in Aid

. . . .

£

£

£

£

DEPARTMENT FOR WORK AND PENSIONS

. . . .

0

. . . .

0

2. Promote work as the best form of welfare for people of working age, whilst protecting the position of those in greatest need

188,157,000.00

. . . .

0

. . . .

TOTAL, EXCESSES, 2004–05 ...

188,157,000.00

0

0

0

2 SUPPLEMENTARY, 2005–06

PART 2

SUPPLEMENTARY, 2005–06

Table of—

(a) the supplementary resources authorised for use to meet the costs of the services and purposes which are specified in the first column of the Table for the year ending with 31st March 2006;

(b) the supplementary sums authorised for issue out of the Consolidated Fund to meet those costs;

(c) supplementary reductions of the resources or sums previously authorised for such use or issue; and

(d)modifications of the limits set, for the purposes of section 2 of the Government Resources and Accounts Act 2000, on the resources applicable as appropriations in aid to meet those costs.

Estimate/Request for Resources

Net Resources authorised for use

Grants out of the Consolidated Fund

Operating Appropriations in Aid

Non-operating Appropriations in Aid

. . . .

£

£

£

£

* Represents an overall reduction

DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION AND SKILLS

. . . .

205,522,000

. . . .

8,122,000

1. To help build a competitive economy and inclusive society by creating opportunities for everyone to develop their learning; releasing potential in people to make the most of themselves, and achieving excellence in standards of education and levels of skills

268,670,000[1]

. . . .

- 65,393,000 *

. . . .

Loans to voluntary aided schools; provision relating to former grant-maintained schools; the Assisted Places Scheme; music and dance schools; support for the Academy of Gifted and Talented Youth; City Technology Colleges; support for Academies; the school curriculum and its assessment; education action zones; modernising the teaching profession and other educational services and initiatives; costs associated with the Schools Food Trust; initiatives to write-off student loans to teachers in England and Wales; class size reductions; school and local education authority intervention; specialist schools; excellence in cities and other specific grants to local authorities including those through the Standards Fund; grants in aid to the National College for School Leadership, the Training and Development Agency for Schools, the British Educational Communications and Technology Agency, the Schools Food Trust and the Qualifications and Curriculum Authority, the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority and the Partnerships for Schools; support for the Centre for Information Learning Technology; capital grants to schools including those through the Standards Fund; the youth service; careers guidance and services including through the Connexions Service including working capital grants and loans for capital purchases; higher, further and other...

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