Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1999 Week 7 Hansard (1 July) . . Page.. 2020 ..
Ã¯Â¿Â½ these instruments relate to the 1998-99 financial year,
Ã¯Â¿Â½ these instruments provide for:
=>the transfer of appropriations between output classes within the Department of Education and Community Services. This represents the refinement of cost attribution across the output classes. The changes do not affect the service levels nor the total DECS GPO.
=>the transfer of appropriations between output classes within the Department of Justice and Community Safety. This represents the reclassification functions between output group classes.
Mr Speaker, I commend this paper to the Assembly.
Papers and Ministerial Statement
MS CARNELL (Chief Minister and Treasurer): Mr Speaker, for the information of members, I present, pursuant to section 15 of the Financial Management Act 1996, two instruments directing a reallocation of funds and a statement of reasons for the reallocation. Pursuant to section 17 of the Financial Management Act 1996, I present four instruments varying appropriation related to Commonwealth funding. I also present a statement of reasons. Pursuant to section 19B of the Financial Management Act 1996, I present an instrument of authorisation of expenditure and a statement of reasons. Mr Speaker, I ask for leave to have my statements incorporated in Hansard.
The statements read as follows:
Mr Speaker, as required by the Financial Management Act 1996, I table:
Ã¯Â¿Â½ four instruments issued under Section 17 of the Act and a statement of the reasons for the increased appropriation;
Ã¯Â¿Â½ Section 17 of the Financial Management Act 1996 allows for variations to appropriation where there is an increase in existing Commonwealth payments for specific purposes;
Ã¯Â¿Â½ these instruments relate to the 1998-99 financial year, and provide for:
=:>an increase of $11,033,000 in appropriation to onpass Commonwealth funding to the Department of Health and Community Care to cover a range of functions;