The Deputy Speaker then put the Question on the outstanding Estimate (Standing Order No. 55)
That, for the year ending with 31 March 2012—
(1) further resources, not exceeding £221,086,166,000, be authorised for use for current purposes as set out in HC 911, HC 921, HC 934, HC 935, HC 1339 and HC 1340,
(2) further resources, not exceeding £21,712,444,000, be authorised for use for capital purposes as so set out, and
(3) a further sum, not exceeding £222,322,315,000, be granted to Her Majesty to be issued by the Treasury out of the Consolidated Fund and applied for expenditure on the use of resources authorised by Parliament.—(Miss Chloe Smith.)
Ordered, That a Bill be brought in upon the foregoing Resolutions;
That the Chairman of Ways and Means, Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, Danny Alexander, Mark Hoban, David Gauke and Justine Greening bring in the Bill.
Supply and Appropriation (Main Estimates) Bill
Presentation and First Reading
Justine Greening accordingly presented a Bill to authorise the use of resources for the year ending with 31 March 2012; to authorise both the issue of sums out of the Consolidated Fund and the application of income for that year; and to appropriate the supply authorised for that year by this Act and by the Consolidated Fund Act 2010.
Bill read the First time; to be read a Second time tomorrow, and to be printed (Bill 214).