Appropriation (Parliament) Act 2018


Published: 2018-06-27

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An Act to appropriate out of the Consolidated Fund a sum for the services of the Legislature for the year 2018–19.
1   Name of Act
This Act is the Appropriation (Parliament) Act 2018.
2   Commencement
This Act commences on the date of assent to this Act.
3   Interpretation
(1)  In this Act:
(a)  a reference to services for which this Act makes an appropriation includes a reference to the following:
(i)  recurrent services,
(ii)  capital works and services,
(iii)  repayment of debt, and
(b)  a reference to the year 2018–19 is a reference to the year from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.
(2)  A reference in the Public Finance and Audit Act 1983 to an Appropriation Act or the Appropriation Act includes a reference to this Act.
4   Appropriation for services of Legislature
This Act appropriates the sum of $162,132,000 to the Legislature out of the Consolidated Fund for the services of the Legislature for the year 2018–19.
Note—
The appropriation will fund services, as follows:
  
Expenses
$,000
Capital expenditure
$,000
01
The Legislature
167,461
16,453
5   Payments authorised on lapse of appropriation
(1)  This section applies only if this Act is assented to after 1 July 2018.
(2)  Any amounts expended for services under section 25 of the Public Finance and Audit Act 1983 or any Parliamentary Supply Act on or after 1 July 2018 and before the date of assent to this Act are taken to have been expended out of the sum appropriated by this Act.