Determination to Reduce Appropriations Upon Request (No. 8 of 2009-2010)

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Determination to Reduce Appropriations Upon Request (No. 8 of 2009-2010)
Annual Appropriation Acts
I, Lindsay Tanner, Minister for Finance and Deregulation, make this Determination under subsection 10(2) of Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009.
 
 
 
 
Dated May 4th 2010
LINDSAY TANNER
Minister for Finance and Deregulation
Part 1              Preliminary
1              Name
This Determination is the Determination to Reduce Appropriations Upon Request (No. 8 of 2009-2010).
2              Commencement
This Determination commences on the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.
3              Legislative Authority
Subsection 10(2) of Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009 enables the Minister for Finance and Deregulation to make a determination reducing a departmental item for an agency by the amount specified in the determination, upon receipt of a written request from the Minister responsible for that agency.
The provision is included in the Appropriation Acts to enable excess departmental appropriation items to be extinguished.
4              Purpose
This Determination reduces the appropriation item for the agency listed in Schedule 1 by the amount indicated in Column 5 of the table in Schedule 1.
5              Notes
Schedule 1 contains a table listing the affected agency in column 1, the Appropriation Act and appropriation item in column 2, the legislative authority in column 3, which through the request by the responsible Minister in column 4, is reduced by the amount in column 5.
This Determination reflects agency and portfolio names contained in the Appropriation Acts under which reductions are made, noting that these may have subsequently been changed by, for example, machinery of government changes.
6              Disallowance
A determination made under subsection 10(2) of Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009 is a Legislative Instrument and is disallowable.
7              Reductions in Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009
Schedule 1 contains detail on the reduction determination for the Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy for the departmental item appropriated by Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009.
Schedule 1     Reduction in Appropriation Act
(No. 1) 2008-2009
(Part 7)
BROADBAND, COMMUNICATIONS AND THE DIGITAL ECONOMY PORTFOLIO
[1]       Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy

Column 1
Column 2
Column 3
Column 4
Column 5

Agency
Appropriation
Authority
Requested By
Reduction Amount $

Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy
Departmental item for the Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy in Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009
Subsection 10(2) of Appropriation Act (No. 1) 2008-2009
Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy
20,000.00

 
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