No. 11 of 1997. The Appropriation Act, 1997. 1 ANTIGUA
[L.S . ]
James B. Girlisle,
29th April, 1997.
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
No. 11 of 1937
AN ACT to provide for the services of Antigua and Barbuda for
the year ending on the 3 1 st day of December, 1997.
[ 1st May, 1997 ]
ENACTED by the Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda as
1. This Act may be cited as the Appropriation Act, 1997. short title.
2. The issue from the Consolidated Fund of the sum of two
hundred and seventy-nine million, one hundred and twenty-
eight thousand, two hundredand forty dollars ($279,128,240.00)
is authorized in order to meet expenditure for the services of
Antigua and Barbuda in respect of calendar year ending on the
tbi-first day of December, 1997, under the Heads of Expen-
diture specified in the Schedule; and the sums specifled in the
Schedule opposite a numbered and named Head is appropriated
out of the sum of two hundred and seventy-nine million, one
hundred and twenty-eight thousand, t w ~ hundred and forty
dollars ($279,128,240.00) for the purpose specicied in relation
to that numbered and named Head in the Estimates for Ihe yeah
Isme of twohundred
million, one hun-
dred and twenty-
eight thousand, two
hundred and forty
ANTIGUA 2 The Appropriation Act, 1997. No. 11 of 1997.
payme~t - how 3. The Accountant General is authorized and required from
made time to time upon the order or w m t of the Minister of Finance
and Social Security, to pay the sums appropriated in the Sched-
ule to the several services and purposes mentioned, as the order
or warrant directs out of the ConsoliQted Fund without further
order or formality.
-. 4. This Act is deemed to have come intooperation on the first
day of January, 1997.
E 1 Governor General
E 3 Cabinet
E 4 Judicial
E 5 !kvice Commissions
E 6 Audit
E 7 Pensions and Gratuities
E 8 Charges on A m n t of the
E 10 Rime Minister's Ministry
E 15 Ministry of Finance and Social Security
E 20 Ministry of Agriculture, Lands,Fisheries,
Planning and Co-operatives
E 25 Ministry of Health and Civil Service Affairs
No. 11 of 1997. The Appropriation Act, 1997. 3 ANTIGUA
E 30 Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports and
Community Development 47,486,813.00
E 35 Ministry of Public Utilities, Public Works
E 50 Ministry of Justice and Legal Affairs 29,367,198.00
E 75 Miniistry of Labour, and Home Affairs 10,627,303.00
E 80 Ministry of Tourism, Culture eml Environment 14,936,961.00
E 85 Ministry of Tide, Industry, Commerce and
Consmer Affairs 2,749,005.00
TOTAL S R W m
Passed the H o w of Representatives this Passed the Senate chis 22nd
14th day of April, 1997. day of Aptill, 1997.
Se Walker, S. Walker,
Clerk to the House of Representatives. Clerk to the Senate.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Antigua and Barbuda,
by Donovan Southwell, Acting Govenunent Printer
-By A~thofity, 1997.
800-5.97 I Price $1.55 4