Below is the text of the written answers relating to Prime Minister's Question Time from 1st November 1996.
Cabinet Office (Cash Limits)
Mr. Key: To ask the Prime Minister what proposals there are to change the 1996-
The Prime Minister: Subject to parliamentary approval of the necessary supplementary estimate, the cash limit of the Cabinet Office: other services, class XVIII, vote 1, will be increased by £4,354,000 from £37,682,000 to £42,036,000 and the running cost limit will be increased by £2,567,000 from £40,586,000 to £43,153,000.
The increases reflect the transfer of provision of £645,000-
The increases also include the transfer of provision of £105,000-
The vote is eligible for a cash limit increase of £1,788,000 in respect of end-
All the increases are either offset by interdepartmental transfers or have been charged to the reserve and will not therefore add to the planned total of public expenditure.