§ Mr. GRETTON
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what were the total sums voted for Civil Services, including Supplementary Votes, in the years 1905–6, 1906–7, 1907–8, and 1908–9 (the latter year including the Supplementary Estimates), showing the increase or decrease, as the case may be, in each successive year?
§ Mr. LLOYD-GEORGE
The information asked for by the hon. Member is shown in the following table:—
CIVIL SERVICES. Year. Amount Voted, including
Increase. 1905–6 £28,777,353 — 1906–7 29,831,802 £1,054,449 1907–8 30,988,780 1,156,978 1908–9 33,188,468 2,199,688
Revenue Departments are not include. The figures for 1908–9 include the Supplementary Estimates presented on the 19th instant (H. & C., 29 of 1909), which have not yet been voted (£1,100,025).