HC Deb 21 May 1986 vol 98 c411

Queen's Recommendation having been signified—

Resolved, That for the purpose of any Act resulting from the Legal Aid (Scotland) Bill, it is expedient to authorise— (1) the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of—

  1. (a) such sums as are required (after allowing for certain payments into the Fund) to meet payments out of the Fund under the Act;
  2. (b) such sums as the Secretary of State may, with the approval of the Treasury, determine are required for the other expenditure of the Board;
  3. (c) the amount required to make up any deficit in the Legal Aid (Scotland) Fund established under section 9 of the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1967 on the winding up of that fund;
(2) the making of payments into the Consolidated Fund; and for the purposes of this Resolution the expressions 'the Fund' and 'the Board' shall be construed in accordance with any Act resulting from the Legal Aid (Scotland) Bill. —[Mr. Lennox-Boyd.]