Estimates for Public Services 2004.

I move the following Supplementary Estimates:

Vote 6 — Office of the Minister for Finance (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €1,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Finance, including the Paymaster General's office, for certain services administered by the office of the Minister and for payment of certain grants and grants-in-aid.

Vote 9 — Office of the Revenue Commissioners (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €1,850,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Revenue Commissioners, including certain other services administered by that office.

Vote 10 — Office of Public Works (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €6,148,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the Office of Public Works; for services administered by that office including the Stationery Office as part of the Government Supplies Agency, and for payment of certain grants and for the recoupment of certain expenditure in connection with flood relief.

Vote 19 — Justice, Equality and Law Reform (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €7,662,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform and of certain other services including payments under a cash-limited scheme administered by that office, and payment of grants and grants-in-aid.

Vote 20 — Garda Síochána(Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €14,850,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the Garda Síochána, including pensions, etc.; for payments of compensation and other expenses arising out of service in the local security force; for the payment of certain witnesses' expenses, and for payment of a grant-in-aid.

Vote 22 — Courts Service (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €1,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for such of the salaries and expenses of the Courts Service and of the Supreme Court, the High Court, the Special Criminal Court, the Circuit Court and the District Court and of certain other minor services as are not charged to the Central Fund.

Vote 23 — Land Registry and Registry of Deeds (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €900,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the Land Registry and of the Registry of Deeds.
Vote 26 — Education and Science (Supplementary).
That a supplementary sum not exceeding €60,027,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Education and Science, for certain services administered by that office and for payment of certain grants and grants-in-aid.

Vote 26 — Education and Science (Second Supplementary).

That a second supplementary sum not exceeding €10,000,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Education and Science, for certain services administered by that office and for payment of certain grants and grants-in-aid.

Vote 27 — Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €11,297,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs and for certain services administered by that office, including payment of certain grants and grants-in-aid.

Vote 32 — Transport (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €1,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Transport, including certain services administered by that office, for payment of certain grants and grants-in-aid, and certain other services.

Vote 35 — Arts, Sport and Tourism (Supplementary).

That a supplementary sum not exceeding €20,000,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on 31 December 2004 for the salaries and expenses of the office of the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism, including certain services administered by that office, and for payment of certain subsidies, grants and grants-in-aid.
Votes put and agreed to.