Parliamentary Service Act 2000

Recovery of amounts paid made outside entitlements

Heading: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by section 8 of the Parliamentary Service Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 138).

35A Recovery of amounts paid outside entitlements to funding for parliamentary purposes

(1)

This section applies if the Parliamentary Service makes a payment against a claim to an entitlement to funding for parliamentary purposes and it is subsequently determined that the person or recognised party in respect of whom the payment was made did not have an entitlement to that funding under section 3B.

(2)

If this section applies, the Parliamentary Service may recover from the person or recognised party, as a debt due to the Parliamentary Service, the amount paid.

Section 35A: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by section 8 of the Parliamentary Service Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 138).