Vote 5 – Government Contingencies $17,753,982

Subject to the approval of the Treasury Board, to supplement other appropriations and to provide for miscellaneous, urgent or unforeseen expenditures not otherwise provided for, including grants and contributions not listed in the Estimates and the increase of the amount of grants listed in these, where those expenditures are within the legal mandate of a government organization, and authority to reuse any sums allotted and repaid to this appropriation from other appropriations

Table 1. Vote 5 – Government Contingencies
Organization Authority Amount (dollars)
Office of Infrastructure of Canada

Funding for operating requirements

The Office of Infrastructure Canada will be responsible for delivering the New Building Canada Fund initiative, the renewed Gas Tax Fund, the Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk highway along with other existing programs. These funds will cover its interim operating requirements from April to June 2014.

9,283,546
Office of Infrastructure of Canada

Funding for the construction of a new bridge for the St. Lawrence

The new bridge for the St. Lawrence is being built to replace the existing Champlain Bridge, in Montreal, Quebec, which is the busiest bridge in Canada and vital to the regional and national economies. Engineering reports have highlighted the need to replace the Champlain Bridge as soon as possible due to serious safety issues. These funds will enable the Office of Infrastructure of Canada to advance the construction of a new bridge.

8,470,436
Total approved allocations 17,753,982

Vote 10 – Government-Wide Initiatives $3,090,000

Subject to the approval of the Treasury Board, to supplement other appropriations in support of the implementation of strategic management initiatives in the public service of Canada

Table 2. Vote 10 – Government-Wide Initiatives
Organization Vote Amount (dollars)
Treasury Board Secretariat 1 3,090,000
Total approved allocations 3,090,000

Vote 25 – Operating Budget Carry Forward $0

Subject to the approval of the Treasury Board, to supplement other appropriations for the operating budget carry forward from the previous fiscal year

No allocations have been made from TB Vote 25.

Vote 30 – Paylist Requirements $0

Subject to the approval of the Treasury Board, to supplement other appropriations for requirements related to parental and maternity allowances, entitlements on cessation of service or employment and adjustments made to terms and conditions of service or employment of the federal public administration including members of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and the Canadian Forces, where these have not been provided from Vote 15, Compensation Adjustments

No allocations have been made from TB Vote 30.

Vote 33 – Capital Budget Carry Forward $0

Subject to the approval of the Treasury Board, to supplement other appropriations for purposes of the capital budget carry forward allowance from the previous fiscal year

No allocations have been made from TB Vote 33.

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