Appropriation (2011/12 Financial Review) Act 2013

  • repealed
  • Appropriation (2011/12 Financial Review) Act 2013: repealed, on 13 August 2013, by section 12 of the Appropriation (2013/14 Estimates) Act 2013 (2013 No 54).

Reprint
as at 13 August 2013

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Appropriation (2011/12 Financial Review) Act 2013

Public Act2013 No 7
Date of assent25 March 2013
Commencementsee section 2
  • Appropriation (2011/12 Financial Review) Act 2013: repealed, on 13 August 2013, by section 12 of the Appropriation (2013/14 Estimates) Act 2013 (2013 No 54).


Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Treasury.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Appropriation (2011/12 Financial Review) Act 2013.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Purpose
  • The purpose of this Act is to—

    • (a) confirm financial matters relating to the financial year ended 30 June 2012; and

    • (b) validate other financial matters relating to the financial year ended 30 June 2012.

4 Interpretation
  • In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, the terms benefit, capital expenditure, department, expenses, financial year, Office of Parliament, other expenses, output expenses, and Vote have the meanings given to them by section 2(1) of the Public Finance Act 1989.

5 Confirmation of Order in Council directing transfer of amounts between output expense appropriations
6 Confirmation of expenses incurred in excess of existing appropriations and approved by Minister of Finance
  • (1) The incurring of expenses approved by the Minister of Finance under section 26B of the Public Finance Act 1989 for the financial year ended 30 June 2012 and described in subsections (2) and (3) is confirmed.

    (2) The expenses are the expenses incurred in excess, but within the scope, of the existing appropriations set out in column 3 of Schedule 1.

    (3) The approved expenses are shown in column 4 of Schedule 1 alongside the existing appropriation for which the approval was given.

7 Validation of unappropriated expenses incurred with authority
  • (1) The incurring of expenses by a department in the circumstances set out in subsection (2) is validated.

    (2) The circumstances are that—

    • (a) for the financial year ended 30 June 2012, the department incurred expenses in excess of the existing appropriation set out in column 3 of Schedule 2 alongside that department; and

    • (b) the expenses referred to in paragraph (a) were incurred under the authority of an Imprest Supply Act.

    (3) In this section,—

    department means the department specified in column 1 of Schedule 2

    expenses means the expenses set out in column 4 of Schedule 2 alongside the department.

8 Validation of unappropriated expenses and capital expenditure incurred without authority
  • (1) The incurring of expenses and capital expenditure by a department in the circumstances set out in subsection (2) is validated.

    (2) The circumstances are that—

    • (a) for the financial year ended 30 June 2012, the department incurred—

      • (i) expenses or capital expenditure in excess of the existing appropriations set out in column 3 of Schedule 3 alongside that department; or

      • (ii) expenses or capital expenditure without appropriation, or other authority, by or under an Act against the categories of expenses or capital expenditure set out in column 3 of Schedule 4 alongside that department; and

    • (b) the expenses and capital expenditure referred to in paragraph (a) were not incurred under the authority of an Imprest Supply Act.

    (3) In this section,—

    capital expenditure means the capital expenditure set out in column 4 of, as appropriate, Schedule 3 or 4 alongside the relevant department

    department means a department specified in column 1 of, as appropriate, Schedule 3 or 4

    expenses means the expenses set out in column 4 of, as appropriate, Schedule 3 or 4 alongside the relevant department.

9 Validation of departmental net asset holding
  • (1) The excess amount of net asset holding described in subsection (2) in a department is validated.

    (2) The excess amount of net asset holding is the amount of net assets, as set out in column 3 of Schedule 5, in the department that, during or at the end of the financial year ended 30 June 2012, exceeded the most recent projected balance of net assets for that department.

    (3) In this section,—

    department means a department specified in column 1 of Schedule 5

    most recent projected balance of net assets means the most recent projected balance of net assets for a department at the end of the financial year ended 30 June 2012—

    • (a) at the time when that projected balance was exceeded; and


Schedule 1
Confirmation of expenses incurred in excess of existing appropriation during year ended 30 June 2012 with approval of Minister of Finance

s 6

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Administering department Vote Appropriation 
Expenses approved in excess of appropriation
$(000)
       
Education, Ministry of Education Departmental output expenses  
   School Property Portfolio Management 3,541
       
    Non-departmental other expenses  
    Early Childhood Education 12,327
    Special Needs Support 1,783
       
Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Departmental output expenses  
  Reports and Advice 7
       
Primary Industries, Ministry for Agriculture and Forestry Non-departmental output expenses  
   Management of Crown Forestry Assets 508
       
  Food Safety Departmental output expenses  
    Assurance 1,008
       
Social Development, Ministry of Social Development Non-departmental other expenses  
    Debt Write-downs 2,729

Schedule 2
Validation of expenses incurred in excess of appropriations but with authority of Imprest Supply Act during year ended 30 June 2012

s 7

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Administering department Vote Appropriation 
Expenses in excess of appropriation
$(000)
       
Primary Industries, Ministry for Fisheries Non-departmental other expenses  
   Provision for Write Downs 2,739

Schedule 3
Validation of expenses and capital expenditure incurred in excess of appropriations and without authority of Imprest Supply Act during year ended 30 June 2012

s 8(2)(a)(i), (3)

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Administering department Vote Appropriation 
Expenses or capital expenditure in excess of appropriation
$(000)
       
Building and Housing, Department of Housing Benefits and other unrequited expenses  
   KiwiSaver Deposit Subsidy 996
       
    Non-departmental other expenses  
    Increase in Debt Provision 3,571
    Unwind of Discount Rate used in the Present Value Calculation of Direct Payments 26,232
       
Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Non-departmental other expenses  
  Acquisition of Canterbury Red Zone Properties 175,135
       
Internal Affairs, Department of National Library Non-departmental output expenses  
    Public Lending Right for New Zealand Authors 3
       
New Zealand Customs Service Customs Departmental output expenses  
    Policy Advice and International Services 302
       
New Zealand Police Police Departmental output expenses  
    General Crime Prevention Services 25,538
    Investigations 6,007
    Specific Crime Prevention Services and Maintenance of Public Order 24,832
       
Prime Minister and Cabinet, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet Departmental output expenses  
  Support Services to the Governor-General and Maintenance of the residences 84
       
    Non-departmental capital expenditure  
    Government House - Capital Investment 41
       
Transport, Ministry of Transport Departmental output expenses  
    Milford Sound / Piopiotahi Aerodrome Operation and Administration 31

Schedule 4
Validation of expenses and capital expenditure incurred without appropriation and without authority of Imprest Supply Act during year ended 30 June 2012

s 8(2)(a)(ii), (3)

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Column 4
Administering department Vote Category of expenses or capital expenditure 
Expenses or capital expenditure
$(000)
       
Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Non-departmental other expenses  
  Acquisition of additional Red Zone Properties 160
    Advance payment for the estimated Crown share of the Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team's infrastructure costs 4,166
    Provision for Demolition Debt 4,832
       
Internal Affairs, Department of Local Government Non-departmental capital expenditure  
    Loan to the Auckland Transition Agency 1,183
       
Prime Minister and Cabinet, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet Non-departmental other expenses  
  Loss on Sale of Crown Assets 213

Schedule 5
Validation of excess departmental net asset holding during year ended 30 June 2012

s 9

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3
Department Most recent projected balance of net assets at 30 June 2012 at time when exceeded
$(000)
 Amount of net assets in excess of projected balance
$(000)
 
     
Building and Housing, Department of  14,753 1,556
 11,592 560
     
Crown Law Office 4,757 1,174
  3,178 1,579
     
Land Information New Zealand 32,478 7,952
 36,567 3,863
     
New Zealand Police 890,096 10


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Appropriation (2011/12 Financial Review) Act 2013 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, will have the status of an official version once issued by the Chief Parliamentary Counsel under section 17(1) of that Act.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint
  • Appropriation (2013/14 Estimates) Act 2013 (2013 No 54): section 12