4th Session, 42nd Legislature
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THE APPROPRIATION ACT, 2022
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(Assented to )
HIS MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 The following definitions apply in this Act.
"appropriation" means a sum voted for operating expenditures, capital investment or loans and guarantees as set out in the Estimates. (« crιdit »)
"Estimates" means the Manitoba Estimates of Expenditure for the 2022-2023 fiscal year as tabled in the Assembly. (« budget »)
"2022-2023 fiscal year" means the period beginning April 1, 2022, and ending March 31, 2023. (« exercice 2022-2023 »)
2(1) For the 2022-2023 fiscal year, operating expenditures of up to $15,298,010,000 may be incurred for the public service according to the appropriations set out in Part A of the Estimates and summarized in the Schedule.
2(2) For the 2022-2023 fiscal year, up to $939,237,000 may be paid out of the Consolidated Fund and applied to capital investments according to the appropriations set out in Part B of the Estimates and summarized in the Schedule.
2(3) For the 2022-2023 fiscal year, up to $425,718,000 may be paid out of the Consolidated Fund and applied to loans and guarantees according to the appropriations set out in Part C of the Estimates and summarized in the Schedule.
2(4) For the 2022-2023 fiscal year, up to $1,742,198,000 may be paid out of the Consolidated Fund and applied to capital investments by other reporting entities according to the appropriations set out in Part D of the Estimates and summarized in the Schedule.
3 An operating expenditure, capital investment, loan or guarantee authorized by this Act may be made by the Crown through any government department that, during the 2022-2023 fiscal year, has become responsible for the program or activity that includes that expenditure, investment, loan or guarantee.
4 Up to $100,000,000 may be paid out of the Consolidated Fund in the 2022-2023 fiscal year for the purpose of developing or acquiring inventory to be disposed of in a subsequent year.
5 Up to $439,500,000 may be paid out of the Consolidated Fund in the 2022-2023 fiscal year for the purpose of reducing or eliminating a long-term liability previously accrued under section 66 of The Financial Administration Act.
6 The commitments made in the 2022-2023 fiscal year under section 45 of The Financial Administration Act to ensure completion of projects or contracts initiated in the year must not exceed $900,000,000.
7 Until changed by another Act of the Legislature, the total of the loans and guarantees that the government provides under section 63 of The Financial Administration Act in a fiscal year must not exceed $400,000,000.
8(1) The authority provided by this Act subsumes the authority provided for in The Interim Appropriation Act, 2022.
8(2) The Interim Appropriation Act, 2022, S.M. 2022, c. 2, is repealed.
9 This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.
SUMMARY OF APPROPRIATIONS
Loans and Guarantees
Capital Investment by Other Reporting Entities
|Advanced Education, Skills and Immigration||797,210||||74,000||10,000|
|Economic Development, Investment and Trade||171,852||||8,000|||
|Education and Early Childhood Learning||2,183,636||||||260,385|
|Employee Pensions and Other Costs||32,178|||||||
|Environment, Climate and Parks||82,401||2,672|||||
|Indigenous Reconciliation and Northern Relations||31,093|||||||
|Labour, Consumer Protection and Government Services||375,335||56,200||||47,633|
|Mental Health and Community Wellness||390,098||266||||3,545|
|Natural Resources and Northern Development||112,489||3,277||||70,781|
|Public Service Commission||26,283|||||||
|Seniors and Long-Term Care||54,330|||||||
|Sport, Culture and Heritage||80,393||50|||||
|Transportation and Infrastructure||209,704||614,459|||||