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Financial Administration Act

Version of section 28 from 2003-01-01 to 2005-03-31:

Marginal note:Warrant of Governor General

 Where an appropriation is made for any purpose in any Act of Parliament for granting to Her Majesty any sum of money to defray expenses of the public service of Canada for a fiscal year, no payment shall be made pursuant to that appropriation out of the Consolidated Revenue Fund unless a warrant, prepared on the order of the Governor in Council, has been signed by the Governor General authorizing expenditures to be charged against the appropriation, and no payments in excess of the amount of expenditures so authorized shall be made.

  • R.S., 1985, c. F-11, s. 28
  • 1999, c. 31, s. 105(F)

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