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 2007-08 for the purposes of Railways.
Be it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-ninth Year of the Republic of India as follows:--
Section 1. Short title
This Act may be called the Appropriation (Railways) Act, 2008.
Section 2. Issue of Rs. 2370,54,74,000 out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the financial year 2007-08
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 two thousand three hundred seventy crore, fifty-four lakhs and seventy-four thousand rupees towards defraying the several charges which will come in course of payment during the financial year 2007-08, 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 expressed in the Schedule in relation to the said year.
(See sections 2 and 3)
No. of Vote
Sums not exceeding
Services and purposes
Voted by Parliament
Charged on the Consolidated Fund
General Superintendence and Services on Railways.....
Repairs and Maintenance of Permanent Way and Works
Repairs and Maintenance of Motive Power...................
Operating Expenses -- Rolling Stock and Equipment....