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Legislative Enactments
Marginal Notes
1. This Act may be cited as the Appropriation Act, No. 35 of 1996.
2. Appropriation for financial year 1997.
3. Financial provisions in respect of certain of activities of the Government for financial year 1997.
4. Payment from the Consolidated Fund or any other fund moneys of,or at the disposal of , the Government, of advances for expenditure,on referred to in section 3 during the financial year 1997.
5. Power to transfer unexpended moneys allocated to recurrent expenditure to another allocation within the same programme, or to another Programme under the same Head of expenditure.
6. Power of Minister to limit expenditure previously authorized.
7. Power of Minister to vary the maximum and minimum limits specified in the Second Schedule to this Act.
8. Power of Parliament to amend the Second Schedule to this Act.
9. Sinhala text to prevail in case of inconsistency.