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Coronavirus Bill (Money)

– in the House of Commons at 7:52 pm on 23rd March 2020.

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Queen’s recommendation signified.

Motion made, and Question put forthwith (Standing Order No. 52(1)(a)),

That, for the purposes of any Act arising from the Coronavirus Bill, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of money provided by Parliament of—

(a) any expenditure which is incurred by a Minister of the Crown, government department or any other public authority by virtue of this Act,

(b) any increase attributable to this Act in the sums payable by virtue of any other Act out of money so provided, and

(c) any other expenditure which is incurred (whether before or after the passing of this Act) by a Minister of the Crown, government department or other public authority in connection with the making of payments, or the giving of financial assistance to a person (whether directly or indirectly), as a result of coronavirus or coronavirus disease.—(Michael Tomlinson.)

Question agreed to.