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Appropriation Bill (No. 6) 2003-2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

Appropriation Act (No. 6) 2003-2004

 

No. 86, 2004

 

 

 

 

 

An Act to appropriate additional money out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund for certain expenditure, and for related purposes

   

   

   



Contents

Part 1—Preliminary                                                                                                                1

1............ Short title............................................................................................ 1

2............ Commencement.................................................................................. 2

3............ Definitions.......................................................................................... 2

4............ Portfolio Statements........................................................................... 4

5............ Notional payments, receipts etc......................................................... 4

Part 2—Basic appropriations                                                                                            5

6............ Summary of basic appropriations...................................................... 5

7............ State payment items—basic appropriation........................................ 5

8............ Administered items—basic appropriation......................................... 5

9............ Administered assets and liabilities items—basic appropriation......... 6

10.......... Other departmental items—basic appropriation................................ 6

11.......... Reduction of appropriations upon request........................................ 7

Part 3—Miscellaneous                                                                                                          9

12.......... Crediting amounts to Special Accounts.............................................. 9

13.......... Conditions etc. applying to State payment items.............................. 9

14.......... Appropriation of the Consolidated Revenue Fund.......................... 10

Schedule 1—Payments to or for the States                                        11

Schedule 2—Services for which money is appropriated       14

 



 

 

Appropriation Act (No. 6) 2003-2004

No. 86, 2004

 

 

 

An Act to appropriate additional money out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund for certain expenditure, and for related purposes

[ Assented to 25 June 2004 ]

The Parliament of Australia enacts:



Schedule 1 Payments to or for the States

Note:       See section 13.

   

   

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minister

Minister

 

 

determining

determining

Agency

Outcome

conditions

payments

 

 

 

 

Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

More sustainable, competitive and profitable Australian agricultural, food, fisheries and forestry industries

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

 

 

 

 

Attorney-General’s Department

An equitable and accessible system of federal civil justice

Attorney-General

Attorney-General

 

 

 

 

Office of Film and Literature Classification

Australians make informed decisions about films, publications and computer games which they, or those in their care may view, read or play

Attorney-General

Attorney-General

 

 

 

 

Department of Veterans’ Affairs

Eligible veterans, serving and former defence force members, their war widows and widowers and dependants have access to health and other care services that promote and maintain self-sufficiency, well-being and quality of life

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

Minister for Veterans’ Affairs

 

 

 

 

Department of Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

Development of a stronger and internationally competitive Australian sports sector and encouragement of greater participation in sport by all Australians

Minister for the Arts and Sport

Minister for the Arts and Sport

 

 

 

 

Department of the Environment and Heritage

The environment, especially those aspects that are matters of national environmental significance, is protected and conserved

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

 

 

 

 

Australian Greenhouse Office

Australians working together to meet the challenge of climate change

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

Minister for the Environment and Heritage

 

 

 

 

Continued

 

 

 

Department of Family and Community Services

Families are Strong - Services and assistance that: contribute to children and young people having the best possible start to life; promote healthy family relationships; allow families to adapt to changing economic and social conditions; and encourage families that nurture individuals and take an active part in their community

Minister for Family and Community Services

Minister for Family and Community Services

 

 

 

 

Department of Family and Community Services

Communities are Strong - Services and assistance that: encourage communities to be self-reliant and to connect with their members; and promote partnerships between business, communities and governments

Minister for Family and Community Services

Minister for Family and Community Services

 

 

 

 

Department of Family and Community Services

Individuals reach their Potential - Services and assistance that: facilitate people to participate actively in economic and community life, work to their capacity, access a responsive and sustainable safety net and fully develop their capabilities

Minister for Family and Community Services

Minister for Family and Community Services

 

 

 

 

Department of Health and Ageing

To promote and protect the health of all Australians and minimise the incidence of preventable mortality, illness, injury and disability

Minister for Health and Ageing

Minister for Health and Ageing

 

 

 

 

Department of Health and Ageing

Access through Medicare to cost-effective medical services, medicines and acute health care for all Australians

Minister for Health and Ageing

Minister for Health and Ageing

 

 

 

 

Department of Health and Ageing

Support for healthy ageing for older Australians and quality and cost-effective care for frail older people and support for their carers

Minister for Health and Ageing

Minister for Health and Ageing

 

 

 

 

Department of Health and Ageing

Improved quality, integration and effectiveness of health care

Minister for Health and Ageing

Minister for Health and Ageing

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Continued

Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs

A society which values Australian

citizenship, appreciates cultural diversity and enables migrants to participate equitably

Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs

Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs

 

 

 

 

Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources

A stronger, sustainable and internationally competitive Australian industry, comprising the manufacturing, resources and services sectors

Minister for Industry, Tourism and Resources

Minister for Industry, Tourism and Resources

 

 

 

 

Department of Transport and Regional Services

A better transport system for Australia

Minister for Transport and Regional Services

Minister for Transport and Regional Services

 

 

 

 

Department of Transport and Regional Services

Greater recognition and development opportunities for local, regional and territory communities

Minister for Transport and Regional Services

Minister for Transport and Regional Services

 

 

 

 

Department of the Treasury

Effective government spending and taxation arrangements

Treasurer

Treasurer

 

 

 

 

Department of the Treasury

Well functioning markets

Treasurer

Treasurer

 



 

Schedule 2 Services for which money is appropriated

Note:       See sections 6 and 14.

   

   

 

 

 

Abstract

 

 

Page

 

 

Reference

Departments and Services

Total

 

 

 $'000

 

 

 

18

Communications, Information Technology and the Arts

  50,000

19

Health and Ageing

  129,196

20

Treasury

  4,100

 

 

 

 

Total

  183,296

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DEPARTMENTS AND SERVICES

 

 

 

 

 



Summary

Supplementary Appropriation (bold figures) — 2003-2004

Appropriation Acts (Nos. 2 and 4) (italic figures) — 2003-2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specific

 

 

 

 

Payments to

New

 

 

 

the States and

Administered

Non-

 

Portfolio

Territories

Expenses

operating

Total

 

$'000

$'000

$'000

$'000

 

 

 

 

 

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  525,538

  -

  33,180

  558,718

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Attorney-General’s

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  88,010

  -

  134,132

  222,142

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Communications, Information

  50,000

  -

  -

  50,000

  Technology and the Arts

  -

  -

  42,496

  42,496

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Defence

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  -

  -

  1,020,524

  1,020,524

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Veterans’ Affairs

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  6,826

  -

  8,027

  14,853

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Education, Science and Training

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  -

  -

  90,200

  90,200

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Employment and Workplace Relations

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  -

  -

  424

  424

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Environment and Heritage

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  1,530

  -

  19,633

  21,163

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Family and Community Services

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  1,908,508

  -

  42,345

  1,950,853

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Finance and Administration

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  -

  -

  63,670

  63,670

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Foreign Affairs and Trade

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  -

  -

  241,174

  241,174

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Health and Ageing

  3,529

  -

  125,667

  129,196

 

  986,464

  -

  111,237

  1,097,701

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Immigration and Multicultural and

  -

  -

  -

  -

  Indigenous Affairs

  1,823

  -

  31,131

  32,954

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Industry, Tourism and Resources

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  37,904

  27,000

  110,156

  175,060

 

 

 

 

 Continued

 



Summary

Supplementary Appropriation (bold figures) — 2003-2004

Appropriation Acts (Nos. 2 and 4) (italic figures) — 2003-2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specific

 

 

 

 

Payments to

New

 

 

 

the States and

Administered

Non-

 

Portfolio

Territories

Expenses

operating

Total

 

$'000

$'000

$'000

$'000

 

 

 

 

 

Prime Minister and Cabinet

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  -

  -

  1,468

  1,468

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Transport and Regional Services

  -

  -

  -

  -

 

  195,529

  -

  87,758

  283,287

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Treasury

  4,100

  -

  -

  4,100

 

  178,419

  -

  19,190

  197,609

 

 

 

 

 Continued

Total:  Bill 6

  57,629

  -

  125,667

  183,296

 

  3,930,551

  27,000

  2,056,745

  6,014,296

 



COMMUNICATIONS, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND THE ARTS PORTFOLIO

Supplementary Appropriation (bold figures) — 2003-2004

Appropriation Acts (Nos. 2 and 4) (italic figures) — 2003-2004

Actual Available Appropriation (light figures) — 2002-2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specific

 

 

 

 

Payments to

New

 

 

 

the States and

Administered

 

 

 

Territories

Expenses

Total

 

 

$'000

$'000

$'000

DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATIONS, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND THE ARTS

 

 

 

Operating

 

 

 

 

Outcome 2 -

 

 

 

 

Development of a stronger and

  50,000

  -

  50,000

 

internationally competitive Australian

  -

  -

  -

 

sports sector and encouragement of greater participation in sport by all Australians

  -

  -

  -

 

 

 

 

 

Total: Department of Communications,

 50,000

-

  50,000

Information Technology and the Arts

 

 

 168

 



HEALTH AND AGEING PORTFOLIO

Supplementary Appropriation (bold figures) — 2003-2004

Appropriation Acts (Nos. 2 and 4) (italic figures) — 2003-2004

Actual Available Appropriation (light figures) — 2002-2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specific

 

 

 

 

Payments to

New

 

 

 

the States and

Administered

 

 

 

Territories

Expenses

Total

 

 

$'000

$'000

$'000

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND AGEING

 

 

 

Operating

 

 

 

 

Outcome 2 -

 

 

 

 

Access through Medicare to cost-effective

  3,529

  -

  3,529

 

medical services, medicines and acute

  4,093

  -

  4,093

 

health care for all Australians

  69,032

  -

  69,032

 

 

 

 

 

Total: Operating

  3,529

  -

  3,529

Non-operating

 

 

 

 

Administered Assets and Liabilities

 

 

  125,667

 

 

 

 

  40,440

 

 

 

 

  48,364

Total: Non-operating

 

 

  125,667

Total: Department of Health and Ageing

 3,529

-

  129,196

 



TREASURY PORTFOLIO

Supplementary Appropriation (bold figures) — 2003-2004

Appropriation Acts (Nos. 2 and 4) (italic figures) — 2003-2004

Actual Available Appropriation (light figures) — 2002-2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specific

 

 

 

 

Payments to

New

 

 

 

the States and

Administered

 

 

 

Territories

Expenses

Total

 

 

$'000

$'000

$'000

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

 

 

 

Operating

 

 

 

 

Outcome 2 -

 

 

 

 

Effective government spending and taxation

  4,100

  -

  4,100

 

arrangements

  20,900

  -

  20,900

 

 

  74,700

  -

  74,700

 

 

 

 

 

Total: Department of the Treasury

 4,100

-

  4,100

 



 

 [ Minister’s second reading speech made in—

House of Representatives on 11 May 2004

Senate on 22 June 2004 ]

(67/04)