Central Bank Act 1942
F478 [ How the cost of operating the Appeals Tribunal is to be met.
57AX. — (1) The cost of operating the Appeals Tribunal is to be met from funds provided in accordance with this section.
(2) Not later than 3 months before the beginning of each financial year, or within such extended period as the Minister may allow, the Chairperson of the Appeals Tribunal shall —
( a ) prepare a statement setting out estimates of that Tribunal ’ s expected income and expenditure for that year (including the cost of providing remuneration and other amounts to its members and to its staff), and
( b ) submit the statement to the Minister for approval.
(3) The Minister may approve the statement either without amendment or with such amendment as may be agreed with the Chairperson, but in doing so is required to have regard to the Rome Treaty and the ESCB Statute.
(4) As soon as practicable after approving the statement, the Minister shall direct the Bank to pay to the Registrar such amount as the Minister specifies as being necessary to meet the cost of operating the Appeals Tribunal during the financial year concerned, after taking into account any income likely to be received by that Tribunal.
(5) The Bank is required to comply with a direction given under subsection (4) within such period or periods as are specified in the direction. The amounts required to be paid under the direction are a charge on the general fund of the Bank. ]