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34 1924

APPROPRIATION ACT, 1924

SCHEDULE (B), PART I.

Schedule of Supplementary Sums granted, and of sums which may be applied as Appropriations-in-Aid in addition thereto to defray the charges for the several Public Services herein particularly mentioned, for the year ended on the 31st day of March, 1924:—

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations-in-Aid

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

No.

£

£

3

For the Salaries and Expenses of the President and Office of the Executive Council

7,280

5

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Ministry of Finance

3,000

9

For the Salaries and other Expenses of Temporary Commissions, Committees and Special Inquiries

1,600

10

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Office of Public Works (1 & 2 Will. IV., c. 33, ss. 5 & 6; 5 & 6 Vict. c. 89, ss. 1 & 2; 9 & 10 Vict. c. 86, ss. 2, 7 & 9; 10 Vict. c. 32, s. 3; 33 & 34 Vict. c. 46, s. 42; 40 & 41 Vict. c. 27; 44 & 45 Vict., c. 49, s. 31; 59 & 60 Vict. c. 34, etc.)

9,300

11

For Expenditure in respect of Public Buildings; for the maintenance of certain Parks and Public Works; for maintenance of Drainage Works on the River Shannon, and sundry Grants-in-Aid

60,000

12

For Payments under the Tramways and Public Companies (Ireland) Act, 1883, etc., and for other purposes connected with Irish Railways

510

16

For Superannuation, Compensation, Compassionate and Additional Allowances and Gratuities under sundry Statutes; Compensation under Article 10 of the Treaty of the 6th December, 1921; Compassionate Allowances, Gratuities and Supplementary Pensions awarded by the Ministry of Finance; the Salary of the Medical Referee; and sundry repayments in respect of Pensions at present paid by the British Government

10

22

For Expenses under the Representation of the People Act, 1918, and under the Electoral Act, 1923

10

29

For the Salaries, Allowances and Expenses of various County Court Officers; Bonus to Chairmen of Quarter Sessions and Recorders and to Clerks of the Crown and Peace and the Expenses of Revision

10

30

For the Expenses of Criminal Prosecutions and other Law Charges, including a Grant in relief of certain Expenses payable by Statute out of Local Rates

5,107

50

49

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Office of the Irish Land Commission; and the Salaries and Expenses of the Land Settlement Department

194,370

45,595

53

For Grants-in-Aid of the Expenses of University Institutions, including Grants under the Irish Universities Act, 1908, and the Land Act, 1923

2,000

55

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, including Umpire and Courts of Referees; Contributions to the Unemployment Fund and to special schemes; Payments to Associations under the Unemployment Insurance Acts, for advances to Workpeople under the Labour Exchanges Act, 1909; Fees and Expenses of Medical Referees under the Workmen's Compensation Act, 1906; Fees to certifying Surgeons under the Factory and Workshops Act, 1901; Fees and Expenses under the Trade Boards Acts, 1909 to 1918; Fees and Expenses under the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1919, and the Gas Regulation Act, 1920; also Expenses in connection with the International Labour Organisation (League of Nations), including a Grant-in-Aid

5,650

58

For the Cost of the Army

10

61

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Ministry of Fisheries, and to provide for the administration of schemes in connection with Rural Industries in Congested Districts

23,265

27,160

63

For the Expenses of the League of Nations and other Expenses in connection therewith

3,250

64

For Wound Pensions, Allowances and Gratuities, under the Army Pensions Act, 1923, and for sundry Contributions in respect of the administration thereof

10,000

65

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Civil Service Commission

1,650

66

For the repayment to the Contingency Fund of certain Miscellaneous Advances

810

67

For payment of Grants to Schools in Northern Ireland

11,000

Total         £

338,832

72,805

SCHEDULE (B), PART II.

Schedule of sums granted and of sums which may be applied as Appropriations-in-Aid in addition thereto, to defray the charges of the several Public Services herein particularly mentioned, which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of March, 1925:—

Sums not exceeding

Supply Grants

Appropriations-in-Aid

(1)

(2)

(3)

(4)

No.

£

£

1

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Governor-General's Establishment

8,208

2

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Oireachtas

117,130

3

For the Salaries and Expenses of the President and Department of the Executive Council.

13,675

4

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of the Comptroller and Auditor-General

18,687

5

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Finance including the Paymaster-General's Office

49,095

6

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Revenue Department

640,890

4,760

7

For the payment of Old Age Pensions, under the Old Age Pensions Acts, 1908 to 1924, for certain administrative expenses in connection therewith, and for Pensions under the Blind Persons Act, 1920

2,919,200

500

8

For Capital for the Local Loans Fund and to make repayment to the British Government in respect of Local Loans outstanding

985,927

9

For Salaries and other Expenses of Temporary Commissions, Committees and Special Inquiries

23,251

10

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Office of Public Works

89,189

8,650

11

For Expenditure in respect of Public Buildings; for the maintenance of certain Parks and Public Works; for maintenance of Drainage Works on the River Shannon and for sundry Grants-in-Aid

636,179

l6,050

12

For the Salaries and Expenses of the State Laboratory

6,683

13

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Civil Service Commission

5,420

14

For Payments in respect of destruction and injuries to property during the period 21st January, 1919, to 12th May, 1923, inclusive, under the Damage to Property (Compensation) Act, 1923, as amended, and otherwise

7,333,000

15

For Compensation in respect of Personal Injuries or Death

907,250

16

For Superannuation, Compensation, Compassionate and Additional Allowances and Gratuities under sundry Statutes; Compensation under Article 10 of the Treaty of 6th December, 1921; Compassionate Allowances, Gratuities and Supplementary Pensions awarded by the Ministry of Finance; the Salary of the Medical Referee; and sundry repayments in respect of Pensions at present paid by the British Government

1,717,365

17

For Rates and Contributions in lieu of Rates, etc., in respect of Government Property

118,500

18

For Secret Service

35,000

19

For Contributions towards the Relief of Unemployment and Distress

250,000

20

For an advance to the Tailteann Council in respect of Aonach Tailteann

7,500

21

For Expenses under the Representation of the People Act, 1918, and the Electoral Act, 1923

41,000

22

For the Salaries and Expenses of the National Gallery of Ireland

4,361

23

For certain Miscellaneous Expenses, including certain Grants-in-Aid

8,200

24

For Stationery, Printing, Paper, Binding and Printed Books for the Public Service, and for the Salaries and Expenses of the Stationery Office, and for sundry miscellaneous services, including Reports of Oireachtas Debates

187,029

35,696

25

For the Salaries and Expenses of the General Valuation and Boundary Survey, including Estate Duty Valuation under the Finance Act, 1910

34,737

8,195

26

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Office of the Commissioners of Charitable Donations and Bequests

2,987

48

27

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Insurance Commission and for sundry contributions and Grants in respect of the cost of Benefit and Expenses of Administration under the National Health Insurance Acts (1911-23), including certain Grants-in-Aid

278,799

1,000

28

For the Salaries, Allowances and Expenses of various County Court Officers; Bonus to Chairmen of Quarter Sessions, and Recorders and to Clerks of the Crown and Peace, and Expenses of Revision

74,283

4,500

29

For the Expenses of Criminal Prosecutions and other Law Charges, including a Grant in relief of certain Expenses payable by Statute out of Local Rates

67,465

250

30

For Expenses in connection with Haulbowline Dockyard

15,000

31

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Justice

36,738

32

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Gárda Síochána

1,167,899

11,574

33

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Commissioner of Police, the Police Courts, and Metropolitan Police Establishment of Dublin

343,983

61,221

34

For the Expenses of the General Prisons Board and of the Establishments under their control, the Registration of Habitual Criminals, and the maintenance of Criminal Lunatics confined in District Mental Hospitals

184,885

2,500

35

For the Salaries and Expenses of District Justices

41,525

36

For such of the Salaries and Expenses of the Supreme Court of Judicature and of the Registry of Deeds as are not charged on the Central Fund

132,863

2,305

37

For the Expenses of the maintenance of Criminal Lunatics in Dundrum Asylum

15,743

3,740

38

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Public Record Office and of the Keeper of State Papers, Dublin

7,176

39

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Local Government and Public Health including Grants and other Expenses in connection with Housing, Grants to Local Authorities and sundry Grants-in-Aid, and the Expenses of the Office of the Inspector of Lunatic Asylums

828,365

3,744

40

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of the Registrar-General of Births, etc.

18,811

1,400

41

For Charges connected with Hospitals and Infirmaries and certain Miscellaneous Charitable and other Allowances, including sundry Grants-in-Aid

16,738

42

For the Expenses of Reformatory and Industrial Schools, including Places of Detention

98,644

1,700

43

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Lands and Agriculture and of certain services administered by that Department, including sundry Grants-in-Aid, and the Salaries and Expenses in connection with Technical Instruction, from 1st April, 1924, to 1st June, 1924

261,432

31,542

44

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Institutions of Science and Art in Dublin and of the Geological Survey of Ireland and annual grants to Schools and Classes of Science and Art, including sundry Grants-in-Aid administered by the Department of Education and certain expenses in connection with Technical Instruction from 1st April, 1924, to 1st June, 1924

73,216

3,547

45

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Ordnance Survey and of minor services connected therewith

54,301

1,780

46

For a Grant-in-Aid of the Forestry Fund

22,823

47

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Office of the Irish Land Commission

596,604

75,833

48

For the Expenses of the Department of National Education, including Grants-in-Aid of the Teachers Pension Fund

3,650,679

750

49

For Intermediate Education, including the Teachers Salaries Grant

169,750

390

50

For Grants-in-Aid of the Expenses of University Institutions, including Grants under the Irish Universities Act, 1908, and the Land Act, 1923

107,800

51

For the Salary of the Secretary, including bonus and the Expenses of the Office of the Commissioners for managing certain School Endowments in Ireland

986

52

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Industry and Commerce, including Umpire and Courts of Referees; Contributions to the Unemployment Fund, and to Special Schemes; Payments to Associations under the Unemployment Insurance Acts, for Advances to Workpeople under the Labour Exchanges Act, 1909; Fees and Expenses of Medical Referees under the Workmen's Compensation Act, 1906; Fees to certifying Surgeons under the Factory and Workshops Act, 1901; Fees and Expenses under the Trade Boards Acts, 1909, to 1918; Fees and Expenses under the Electricity (Supply) Act, 1919, and the Gas Regulation Act, 1920, and the Weights and Measures Act, 1889; also Expenses in connection with the International Labour Organisation (League of Nations), including a Grant-in-Aid

329,676

100,000

53

For payments under the Tramways and Public Companies (Ireland) Act, 1883, etc., and for other purposes connected with Irish Railways

77,977

54

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Marine Service

11,650

2,250

55

For the Cost of the Army

3,927,145

21,500

56

For Wound Pensions, Allowances and Gratuities under the Army Pensions Act, 1923, and for sundry contributions in respect of the Administration thereof

112,500

57

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Posts and Telegraphs

2,666,960

98,385

58

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of External Affairs

46,249

59

For a Grant-in-aid of the Expenses of the League of Nations and for other Expenses in connection therewith

9,175

60

For the Salaries and Expenses of the Department of Fisheries

56,318

35,850

61

For the Salaries and Expenses connected with Technical Instruction

209,440

55,570

Total         £

31,874,061

595,216