Year : 1996
ACT NO. 18 OF 1996.
[31st July, 1996.]
Be it enacted by Parliament in the Forty-seventh Year of the Republic of India as follows:-
An Act to provide for the withdrawal of certain sums from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the services of a part of the financial year 1996-97.
Section -1 Short title.
This Act may be called the Appropriation (Vote on Account) No. 2 Act, 1996.
Section -2 Rs.238717,98,00,000 Withdrawal of from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the financial year 1996-97.
From and out of the Consolidated Fund of India there may be withdrawn sums not exceeding those specified in column 3 of the Schedule amounting in the aggregate [inclusive of the sums specified in column 3 of the Schedule to the Appropriation (Vote on Account) Act, 1996 ] (9 of 1996) to the sum of two lakhs thirty-eight thousand seven hundred and seventeen crores and ninety-eight lakh rupees towards defraying the several charges which will come in course of payment during the financial year 1996-97.
Section -3 Appropriation.
The sums authorised to be withdrawn from and out of the Consolidated Fund by this Act shall be appropriated for the services and purposes expressed in the Schedule in relation to the said year.
Section -4 Construction of references to Ministries and Departments in the Schedule.
Reference to the Ministries or Departments in the Schedule are to such Ministries or Departments as existing immediately before the 28th June, 1996 and shall, on or after that date, be construed as references to the appropriate Ministries of Departments as reconstituted from time to time.