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Appropriation Bill (No. 4) 2008-2009

Part 2 Appropriation items

   

6   Summary of appropriations

                   The total of the items specified in Schedule 2 is $1,041,383,000.

Note 1:       Items in Schedule 2 can be adjusted under Part 3 of this Act.

Note 2:       Sections 30 to 32 of the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 also provide for adjustments of amounts appropriated by this Act.

7   State, ACT, NT and local government items

             (1)  The amount specified in a State, ACT, NT and local government item for an outcome for an Agency may be applied for the purpose of making payments to or for the States, the Australian Capital Territory, the Northern Territory and local government authorities for the purpose of contributing to achieving that outcome.

Note:          The Finance Minister manages the expenditure of public money through the issue of drawing rights under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

             (2)  If the Portfolio Statements indicate that activities of a particular kind were intended to be treated as activities in respect of a particular outcome, then expenditure for the purpose of carrying out those activities is taken to be expenditure for the purpose of contributing to achieving the outcome.

8   Administered items

             (1)  The amount specified in an administered item for an outcome for an Agency may be applied for expenditure for the purpose of contributing to achieving that outcome.

Note:          The Finance Minister manages the expenditure of public money through the issue of drawing rights under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

             (2)  If the Portfolio Statements indicate that activities of a particular kind were intended to be treated as activities in respect of a particular outcome, then expenditure for the purpose of carrying out those activities is taken to be expenditure for the purpose of contributing to achieving the outcome.

9   Administered assets and liabilities items

             (1)  The amount specified in an administered assets and liabilities item for an Agency may be applied for expenditure for the purpose of contributing to achieving any outcome specified for the Agency:

                     (a)  in Schedule 2 to this Act; or

                     (b)  in Schedule 1 to the Appropriation Act (No. 3) 2008-2009 ; or

                     (c)  in Schedule 2 to the Appropriation (Economic Security Strategy) Act (No. 2) 2008-2009 ; or

                     (d)  in Schedule 1 to the Appropriation (Economic Security Strategy) Act (No. 1) 2008-2009 ; or

                     (e)  in Schedule 2 to the Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2008-2009 ; or

                      (f)  in Schedule 1 to the Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009 .

Note:          The Finance Minister manages the expenditure of public money through the issue of drawing rights under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

             (2)  If the Portfolio Statements indicate that activities of a particular kind were intended to be treated as activities in respect of a particular outcome, then expenditure for the purpose of carrying out those activities is taken to be expenditure for the purpose of contributing to achieving the outcome.

10   Other departmental items

                   The amount specified in an other departmental item for an Agency may be applied for the departmental expenditure of the Agency.

Note:          The Finance Minister manages the expenditure of public money through the issue of drawing rights under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

11   CAC Act body payment items

             (1)  The amount specified in a CAC Act body payment item for a CAC Act body may be paid to the body to be applied for the purposes of the body.

Note:          The Finance Minister manages the expenditure of public money through the issue of drawing rights under the Financial Management and Accountability Act 1997 .

             (2)  If:

                     (a)  an Act provides that a CAC Act body must be paid amounts that are appropriated by the Parliament for the purposes of the body; and

                     (b)  Schedule 2 contains a CAC Act body payment item for that body;

then the body must be paid the full amount specified in the item.