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19 1939

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Number 19 of 1939.


APPROPRIATION ACT, 1939.


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

Grants out of the Central Fund.

Section

1.

Issue of £221 14s. 7d. out of the Central Fund for the year 1937–38

2.

Issue of £19,418,167 out of the Central Fund for the year 1939–40

3.

Power of the Minister for Finance to borrow up to £19,418,388 14s. 7d.

Appropriation of Grants.

4.

Appropriation of sums voted for supply services, viz., £31,229,569 14s. 7d.

5.

Short title.


Abstract of Schedules (A) and (B) to which this Act Refers.

SCHEDULE (A)

SCHEDULE (B)


Acts Referred to

Minister for External Affairs, and of certain Services administered by that Office, 1924

No. 16 of 1924

President's Establishment, 1938

No. 24 of 1938

Comptroller and Auditor-General, 1923

No. 1 of 1923

Local Appointments Commission, 1926

No. 39 of 1926

Vocational Education Act, 1930

No. 29 of 1930

Foreshore Act, 1933

No. 12 of 1933

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Number 19 of 1939.


APPROPRIATION ACT, 1939.


AN ACT TO APPLY CERTAIN SUMS OUT OF THE CENTRAL FUND TO THE SERVICE OF THE YEAR ENDED ON THE THIRTY-FIRST DAY OF MARCH, ONE THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED AND THIRTY-EIGHT AND THE YEAR ENDING ON THE THIRTY-FIRST DAY OF MARCH, ONE THOUSAND NINE HUNDRED AND FORTY AND TO APPROPRIATE TO THE PROPER SUPPLY SERVICES AND PURPOSES THE SUMS GRANTED BY THE CENTRAL FUND ACT, 1939, AND THIS ACT. [19th July, 1939.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS AS FOLLOWS:—

Grants out of the Central Fund.

Issue of £221 14s. 7d. out of the Central Fund for the year 1937-38.

1. —The Minister for Finance may issue out of the Central Fund and apply towards making good the supply granted for the service of the year ended on the thirty-first day of March, one thousand nine hundred and thirty-eight, the sum of two hundred and twenty-one pounds, fourteen shillings and sevenpence.

Issue of £19,418,167 out of the Central Fund for the year 1939-40.

2. —The Minister for Finance may issue out of the Central Fund and apply towards making good the supply granted for the service of the year ending on the thirty-first day of March, one thousand nine hundred and forty, the sum of nineteen million, four hundred and eighteen thousand, one hundred and sixty-seven pounds.

Power of the Minister for Finance to borrow up to £19,418,388 14s, 7d.

3. —(1) The Minister for Finance may borrow from any person and the Bank of Ireland may advance to the Minister for Finance any sum or sums not exceeding in the whole nineteen million, four hundred and eighteen thousand, three hundred and eighty-eight pounds, fourteen shillings and sevenpence, and for the purpose of such borrowing the Minister for Finance may create and issue any securities bearing such rate of interest and subject to such conditions as to repayment, redemption or otherwise as he thinks fit.

(2) The principal and interest of any securities issued under this Act and the expenses incurred in connection with the issue of such securities shall be charged on the Central Fund or the growing produce thereof.

(3) Any moneys raised by securities issued under this Act shall be placed to the credit of the account of the Exchequer and shall form part of the Central Fund and be available in any manner in which such Fund is available.

Appropriation of Grants.

Appropriation of sums voted for supply services, viz., £31, 229, 569 14s. 7d.

4. —(1) All sums granted by this Act and the other Act mentioned in Schedule (A) annexed to this Act out of the Central Fund towards making good the supply granted, amounting, as appears by the said Schedule, in the aggregate to the sum of thirty-one million, two hundred and twenty-nine thousand, five hundred and sixty-nine pounds, fourteen shillings and sevenpence, 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 thereto. The abstract of schedules and schedules annexed thereto, 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.

(2) In addition to the grants out of the Central Fund referred to in the foregoing sub-section of this section, 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 amounting, as appears thereby, in the aggregate to the sum of one million, five hundred and six thousand, three hundred and forty-nine pounds.

Short title.

5. —This Act may be cited for all purposes as the Appropriation Act, 1939.