Committee on Finance. - Vote 45: Army Pensions.

I move:

That a sum not exceeding £6,420,000 be granted to defray the charge which will come in course of payment during the period commencing on the 1st day of April, 1974, and ending on the 31st day of December, 1974, for retired pay, pensions, compensation, allowances and gratuities payable under sundry statutes to or in respect of members of the Defence Forces and certain other military organisations, et cetera, and for sundry contributions and expenses in connection therewith; for certain extra-statutory children's allowances and for sundry grants.

Vote put and agreed to.