Procedure Committee

Session 2003-04  No. 4     26 February 2004    


PUBLICATION OF REPORT:

ESTIMATES AND APPROPRIATION PROCEDURE

Estimates and Appropriation Procedure will be published as the First Report from the Procedure Committee, Session 2003-04, HC 393, at 11 am on Wednesday 3 March.   The volume includes, as Appendices, written papers on which the Report itself is based.

Subjects covered include the timing of Estimates, the explanatory material provided with them, and the system of appropriation (currently done by the annual Appropriation Act). 

There will be no advance copies and no press conference.

Copies of the Report will be placed in the Press Gallery at the time of publication and may be  purchased in The Stationery Office Bookshops or ordered from The Stationery Office by telephone (08457 023474). The Report will also be made available on these pages on the day of publication.