For an outline of financial procedures prior to 1963 see pages 345–46 of the first edition. In brief, proposed expenditure measures (budget estimates) were considered and debated in the Committee of Supply, and proposed taxation measures in the Committee of Ways and Means. The relevant appropriation or taxation bills were introduced following the committees’ recommendation that the measures be approved.
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