Canterbury Provincial Ordinances
28. The Appropriation Ordinance 1875-76.
[18th June, 1875.]
Be it enacted by the Superintendent of the Province of Canterbury with the
advice and consent of the Provincial Council thereof as
Out of the public revenues of the said Province there may be issued and
applied for the public service of the Province and for defraying
the charge of
the Government thereof for the period commencing on the First day of April one
thousand eight hundred and seventy-five
and ending on the Thirty first day of
March one thousand eight hundred and seventy-six in manner set forth in the
Schedule to this
Ordinance any sum or sums of money not exceeding the sums in
such Schedule specified amounting in the whole to the sum of One million
hundred and seventy-three thousand four hundred and twelve pounds thirteen
shillings and eightpence
2. Payments to be made in pursuance of Superintendent’s warrant certified by Provincial Auditor.
The Provincial Treasurer shall issue and pay from time to time any sum or
sums of money not exceeding in the whole the sum above specified
to such persons
and in such proportions as the Superintendent shall by warrant under his hand
directed to the Provincial Treasurer
and certified by the Provincial Auditor in
terms of "The Provincial Audit Act 1866" and "The Provincial Audit Act Amendment
direct and such Treasurer shall be allowed credit for all sums paid by
him in pursuance of such warrants.
This Ordinance shall be intituled and may be cited as " The Appropriation Ordinance 1875-76."