Tuesday 24 November, 2020

Cayman: More than $42M in supplementary funds approved

Members in Finance Committee yesterday, Wednesday, 28 October 2020, approved a net Supplementary Expenditure of $27,090,329 for the Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports, Agriculture and Lands. This includes $22,679,533 for equity or capital items, of which $1,875,000 will be used to purchase 3,050 laptops.

Additionally, they approved $716,008 for the Office of the Premier; $2,395,000 for the Office of the Commissioner of Police; $1,455,227 for the Ministry of Employment and Border Control; and $4,961,615 for the Ministry of Community Affairs. All of these entities are under the ministerial responsibilities of the Premier.

Also, $6,117,552 was approved for the Ministry of Financial Services and Home Affairs.

Members return today, Thursday, 29 October 2020 to deal with four more government entities’ supplementary allocations.

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