2nd Session, 42nd Legislature
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THE APPROPRIATION ACT, 2020 (COVID-19 RESPONSE)
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(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
The following definitions apply in this Act.
"appropriation" means a sum voted for operating expenditures as set out in the Supplementary Estimates. (« crédit »)
"Supplementary Estimates" means the Manitoba Supplementary Estimates of Expenditure for the 2020-2021 fiscal year as tabled in the Assembly. (« budget supplémentaire »)
"2020-2021 fiscal year" means the period beginning April 1, 2020, and ending March 31, 2021. (« exercice 2020-2021 »)
Expenditure authority — operating
For the 2020-2021 fiscal year, operating expenditures of up to $1,000,000,000 may be incurred for the public service according to the appropriations set out in Part A of the Supplementary Estimates and summarized as follows:
|Health, Seniors and Active Living||$500,000,000|
|Emergency and Other Appropriations||$100,000,000|
Expenditure by responsible department
An operating expenditure authorized by this Act may be made by the Crown through any government department that, during the 2020-2021 fiscal year, has become responsible for the program or activity that includes that expenditure.
This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.