An Act to authorise payment and appropriation of certain further sums from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the services of the financial year 2005-06 for the purposes of Railways.
Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-seventh Year of the Republic of India as follows:--
Section 1. Short title
This Act may be called the Appropriation (Railways) Act, 2006.
Section 2. Issue of Rs. 9148,83,42,000 out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the financial year 2005-2006
From and out of the Consolidated Fund of India there may be paid and applied sums not exceeding those specified in column 3 of the Schedule amounting in the aggregate to the sum of nine thousand one hundred forty-eight crores, eighty-three lakhs and forty-two thousand rupees towards defraying the several charges which will come in course of payment during the financial year 2005-06, in respect of the services relating to Railways specified in column 2 of the Schedule.
Section 3. Appropriation
The sums authorised to be paid and applied from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India by this Act shall be appropriated for the services and purposes stated in the Schedule in relation to the said year.
(See sections 2 and 3)
No of Vote
Services and purposes
Sums not exceeding
Voted by Parliament
Charged on the Consolidated Fund
General Superintendence and services on Railways .
Repairs and Maintenance of Permanent Wav and Works
Repairs and Maintenance of Motive Power ..
Repairs and Maintenance of Carriages and Wagons ..
Repairs and Maintenance of Plant and Equipment ..
Operating Expenses--Rolling Stock and Equipment .
Operating Expenses--Traffic .
Operating Expenses--Fuel .
Staff Welfare and Amenities..
Miscellaneous Working Expenses
Provident Fund, Pension and Other Retirement Benefits
Appropriation of Fund .
Assets-Acquisition, Construction and Replacement--