Below is the text of Mr Major's written Parliamentary Answer on Cash Limits on 31st October 1989.
Mr. Nicholas Bennett To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether there will be any changes to the Treasury's cash and running costs limits in 1989–90.
Mr. Major Subject to parliamentary approval of the necessary supplementary estimate, the cash limit for class XIX, vote 11 will be increased by £1,004,000 from £55,779.000 to £56,783,000.
This increase reflects the take-
There is also an increase in provision of £85,000 to meet the setting-
As a result, the running costs limit of Her Majesty's Treasury will be increased by £308,000 from £74,944,000 to £75,252,000.