Estimates for Public Services 2020

I move the following Revised Estimates:

Vote 24 - Justice (Further Revised Estimate)

That a sum not exceeding €350,994,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of December, 2020, for the salaries and expenses of the Office of the Minister for Justice, Probation Service staff and of certain other services including payments under cash-limited schemes administered by that Office, and payment of certain grants.

Vote 26 — Education (Further Revised Estimate)

That a sum not exceeding €8,378,554,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of December, 2020, for the salaries and expenses of the Office of the Minister for Education, for certain services administered by that Office, and for the payments of certain grants.

Vote 29 — Environment, Climate and Communications (Revised Estimate)

That a sum not exceeding €488,923,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of December, 2020, for the salaries and expenses of the Office of the Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications, including certain services administered by that Office, and for payment of certain grants and that a sum not exceeding €27,296,000 be granted by way of the application for capital supply services of unspent appropriations, the surrender of which may be deferred under Section 91 of the Finance Act 2004.

Vote 37 — Social Protection (Further Revised Estimate)

That a sum not exceeding €17,132,485,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of December, 2020, for the salaries and expenses of the Office of the Minister for Social Protection, for certain services administered by that Office, for payments to the Social Insurance Fund and for certain grants and that a sum not exceeding €1,187,000 be granted by way of the application for capital supply services of unspent appropriations, the surrender of which may be deferred under Section 91 of the Finance Act 2004.

Vote 40 — Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (Further Revised Estimate)

That a sum not exceeding €1,800,071,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of December, 2020, for the salaries and expenses of the Office of the Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, for certain services administered by that Office and for the payment of grants.

Vote 45 — Further and Higher Education,Research, Innovation and Science (Further Revised Estimate)

That a sum not exceeding €2,402,214,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of December, 2020, for the salaries and expenses of the Office of the Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, for certain services administered by that Office and for the payments of certain grants.

Votes put and agreed to.