HC Deb 16 December 1999 vol 341 cc494-5


That a sum, not exceeding £5,810,419.000, be granted to Her Majesty out of the Consolidated Fund, on account, for or towards defraying the charge for the year ending on 31st March 2001 for expenditure by the Scotland Office on administrative costs

and operational costs; electoral publicity; the Parliamentary Boundary Commission for Scotland; other devolution costs, including the panel to oversee the cross-party electoral expenditure agreement and on a grant to the Scottish Consolidated Fund.

It being after Seven o'clock, MR. DEPUTY SPEAKER proceeded to put forthwith the Questions which he was directed by paragraphs (1) and (2) of Standing Order No. 55 (Questions on voting of estimates etc.) to put at that hour.