Course: Gain an understanding of Parliamentary Processes and Instruments Lesson: Additional Budgetary Powers Presented by Bhavin Sangoi
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Key points . According to article 115, the President shall lay another statement of estimates to seek Supplementary, additional or excess grants. . Supplementary grant: It is raised when the money provided in budget, for a service is found insufficient.
Continued Additional grant: It is raised when an additional expenditure upon some 'new service', not contemplated in the Annual financial statement for that year arises. Esess erants i i raised when ny mny has been spent on any service during a financial year in excess of the amount granted for that service for that year
Continued Supplementary, additional and excess grants are sought in same way as normal demand for grants. . However, first two grants are sought during the same financial year, and in advance of the actual expenditure. Whereas last grant is sought at the end of financial year, after the expenditure is actually made.
Continued According to article 116 (1), House of People shall have power to make vote on account, vote of credit and exceptional grant.
Vote on account . It is an advance given in respect of pending procedure for the passage of Appropriation bill. -Gemteraly vote on aecout is gmanted for the period of two months, but . Generally vote on account is granted for the period of two months, but in the year of General election it is granted for the period of up to four or five months. A government whose term will expire in the middle of the financial year, can't make budget for full financial year.
Vote of credit . It is given to meet an unexpected demand upon the resources of It is given to meet an unexpected demand upon the resources of India when on account of the magnitude or the indefinite character of the service the demand can't be stated with the details ordinarily given in an annual financial statement. character of the servie the demand ean't be stated with the
Exceptional grant . It doesn't form any part of current service of any financial year It is made for some particular and special purpose. In the history of Parliament of independent India this grant has never been sought
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