Scottish budget

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The Scottish budget is an annual Act of the Scottish Parliament, giving statutory authority to the Scottish Government for its revenue and expenditure plans. For the financial year 2016/17 the budget was approximately £33.18 billion.[1]

The Budget Bill is presented to Parliament by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance, who, as of 18 May 2016, is Derek Mackay.

Budget Acts[edit]

  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2000 (asp 2), presented by Jack McConnell
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2001 (asp 4), presented by Angus Mackay
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2002 (asp 7), presented by Andy Kerr
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2003 (asp 6), presented by Andy Kerr
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2004 (asp 2), presented by Andy Kerr
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2005 (asp 4), presented by Tom McCabe
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2006 (asp 5), presented by Tom McCabe
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2007 (asp 9), presented by Tom McCabe
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2008 (asp 2), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2009 (asp 2), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2010 (asp 4), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2011 (asp 4), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2012 (asp 2), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2013 (asp 4), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2014 (asp 6), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2015 (asp 2), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2016 (asp 12), presented by John Swinney
  • Budget (Scotland) Act 2017 (asp 1), presented by Derek Mackay

See also[edit]

Scottish public finance[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Scottish Parliament (2016). Budget (Scotland) Act 2016. The National Archives. ISBN 978-0-10-590286-7. 

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