THE APPROPRIATION (RAILWAYS) VOTE ON ACCOUNT ACT, 2005
[Act No. 6 of 2005]
[23rd March, 2005]
An Act to provide for the withdrawal of certain sums from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the services of a part of the financial year 2005-06 for the purposes of Railways.
BE it enacted by Parliament in the Fifty-sixth Year of the Republic of India as follows:--
Section 1. Short title
This Act may be called the Appropriation (Railways) Vote on Account Act, 2005.
Section 2. Issue of Rs. 15778,25,98,000 from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India for the financial year 2005-06
From and out of the Consolidated Fund of India there may be withdrawn sums not exceeding those specified in column 3 of the Schedule amounting in the aggregate to the sums of fifteen thousand seven hundred seventy-eight crores, twenty-five lakhs, ninety-eight 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The sums authorised to be withdrawn from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India by this Act shall be appropriated for the services and purposes expressed in the Schedule in relation to the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
Services and purposes
Sums not exceeding
Miscellaneous Expenditure (General) ..
General Superintendence and Services on Railways
Repairs and Maintenance of Permanent Way 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
Staff Welfare and Amenities
Miscellaneous Working Expenses
Provident Fund. Pension and Other Retirement Benefits
Appropriation to Funds
Dividend to General Revenues, Repayment of Loans taken from General Revenues and Amortization of Over-Capitalization
Assets-Acquisition, Construction and Replacement--