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In the Statement for 1904-5 the expenditure was overstated by 95l. 15s. 5d., an item of that amount having been charged in error to this section.
The work at the Speaker's Residence provided for in the Supplementary Vote was carried out, but the progress of the extension of the electric lighting generally during the recess was less than had been estimated for.
More piping was required than had been anticipated, and a new motor had to be put in instead of re-winding an old one as at first intended.
When the work came to be put in land it was found necessary to
In view of the pressure of other Services, expenditure under this
*See Explanation on A 6.
Schomberg R. McDonnell,
CLASS I. continued.
HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT BUILDINGS.
A., C. and D.
REPORT OF THE COMPTROLLER AND AUDITOR GENERAL.
1. Expenditure in excess of the Estimate has been incurred under Sub-Heads A., B. and F.
2. A Statement of Expenditure on "New Works, &c.," under Sub-Heads A., C. and D., is appended to the Account. Treasury sanction has been given, where necessary, for expenditure in excess of the sum provided, and on works for which there was no pro
vision in the Estimate.
3. The Amount to be Surrendered is, as shown by the Account, 3771. 118. 11d.