HC Deb 10 August 1916 vol 85 c1325

Resolved, "That a sum, not exceeding £488,500, be granted to His Majesty, to complete the sum necessary to defray the Charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of March, 1917, for Rates and Contributions in lieu of Rates, etc., in respect of Government Property, and for Rates on. Houses occupied by Representatives of Forign Powers, and for the Salaries and Expenses of the Rating of Government Property Department, and for a Contribution towards the Expenses of the London Fire Brigade." [NOTE.—£420,000 has been voted on account.]