HC Deb 01 July 1897 vol 50 c933

  1. (1.) The Commissioners shall submit to the Treasury annually, and at any other time, for any special purpose, in the form fixed by the Treasury, an estimate showing the amount proposed by the Commissioners to be expended, and shall not expend any souls except in accordance with such estimate when approved by the Treausry.
  2. (2.) The Commissioners shall keep such accounts of their receipts and expenditure, and those accounts shall be audited in accordance with such regulations as the Treasury direct, and be laid before Parliament.

MR. CALDWELL moved, in Sub-section (1), after the word "expended," to insert the words, "and the purposes for which the same is proposed to be expended."

Amendment agreed to.

MR. CALDWELL moved, in Sub-section (1), alter the word "estimate," to insert the words "and for such purposes."

Amendment agreed to.

Clause, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.

Clause 9,—