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PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 5
Order of Public Accounts
Main Statements:
Balance-sheet as at March 31, 1959.
Revenue and Expenditure  (Current Account, Summary by Departments)  for the
Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 1959	
Ref. No.
E 6-7
E 8-9
Cash Receipts and Payments (Consolidated Revenue Fund) for the Fiscal Year Ended
March 31, 1959 E 10-11
Source and Application of Funds for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 1959-
E 12
Revenue and Expenditure (Current, Capital, Revenue Surplus Appropriation Accounts, and Special Project Funds Consolidation) Showing Revenue by Source and
Expenditure by Function for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 1959 E 14-17
Supplementary Statements:
Details of Assets, Liabilities, Surplus, and Revenue Surplus Appropriation Accounts-
Details of Revenue 	
E 19-29
E 30-32
E 33-54
Details of Appropriation and Expenditure	
Details of Expenditure:
Current Account, Including Capital Expenditure out of Income       1-103
Special Project Funds:
Beef Cattle Producers' Assistance Fund   _ _.	
Conservation Fund   _   __ 	
Dog Tax Fund     	
Forest Development Fund  __	
Grazing:   Range Improvement Fund
Highway Development Fund 	
Hospital Construction Fund	
Housing Act Fund 	
Industrial Development Fund  	
" Pound District Act "   	
Scaling  Fund     	
University Endowment Lands Administration Account
Summary of Detailed Expenditure	
10
76
20
76
76
42
42
42
62
10
74
69
105
106
107-244
Schedule of Indemnities and Mileage Paid to Members of Legislature	
Schedule of Salaries, Wages, and Travelling Expenses by Departments	
Schedule of Payments to Municipalities, School Districts, Hospitals, Individuals, Firms,
and Corporations for Supplies or Services Rendered, Including Grants  245-283
Securities Deposited with the Government pursuant to Various Acts  284
Financial Statements of Boards, Commissions, and Government Enterprises Not Otherwise Shown in the Public Accounts:
British Columbia Liquor Control Board      	
British Columbia Power Commission _ -   —	
Land Settlement Board-   _.   	
British Columbia Toll Highways and Bridges Authority   __ -	
Pacific Great Eastern Railway Company _   _  	
Workmen's Compensation Board—  	
Index to Details of Revenue and Expenditure.
286-289
290-291
292-293
294-297
298-301
302-304
305-318  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 7
BRITISH COLUMBIA
AS AT MARCH 31, 1959
Page
Ref. No.
General:
E 23      Bonded Debt	
LIABILITIES
1959
1958
E 23
E 23
E 24
E 24
E 24
E 24
E 25
E 25
E 26
.  , . I Par value 1959, $123,799,998._
Less sinking funds < Par value 1958, $97,290,299..
Treasury Bills—Government of Canada, long-term serial.
Treasury Bills—temporary financing	
Trust Deposits 	
Accounts Payable	
Accrued Expenditure—interest on public debt-
Special Project Funds—unexpended balances-
Reserves for Losses on Realization of Assets^.
Deferred Revenue	
$162,769,500.00
$165,488,500.00
108,739,456.01
88,173,242.95
$54,030,043.99
$77,315,257.05
17,087,148.81
17,867,092.76
—
400,000.00
12,624,387.40
12,371,380.74
26,140,227.16
25,662,103.76
1,435,177.94
1,471,351.47
1,490,627.41
1,656,585.52
3,409,455.59
3,710,142.80
141,584.43
141,584.43
Excess of Assets over Liabilities and Reserves:
Surplus arising from capitalization of assets..
Surplus arising from revenue 	
475,124,325.20      419,015,013.07
21,762,583.95        13,228,821.99
Total General Liabilities, Reserves, and Surplus._ $613,245,561.88    $572,839,333.59
Superannuation and Retirement Funds:
E 27      civil Service Superannuation Fund  $49,186,496.87 $49,143,524.88
E 27      Retirement Fund   7,934,823.98 6,600,151.57
E 27      Members of Legislative Assembly Superannuation Account 254,213.27 173,080.57
Total Superannuation and Retirement Funds  $57,375,534.12 $55,916,757.02
Trust:
E 27      Miscellaneous Trust Deposits..
$23,536,665.71 $20,072,998.34
$694,157,761.71 $648,829,088.95
E 27      Contingent Liabilities (Net).
$462,815,972.05    $385,163,986.98
Loans and advances are carried at book value as the amount of ultimate realization cannot be determined at this date.
In my opinion the balance-sheet is properly drawn up so as to show the true
financial position of the Province of British Columbia at March 31, 1959, and is in
accordance with the books of the Province.
C. J. FERBER, C.A.,
Comptroller-General. E 8
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
PROVINCE OF
SUMMARY OF REVENUE AND
FOR THE FISCAL YEAR
REVENUE
Page
Ref. No.
E 30
E 30
E 30
E 31
E 31
E 31
E 31
E 31
E 31
E 31
E 32
Property Taxes 	
Sales, Hospital Construction Aid, and Pari-mutuel Taxes.
Federal Tax Rental Agreement	
Privileges,   Licences,   and   Natural   Resources   Taxes   or
Royalties	
Land Sales and Service Fees	
Fines and Penalties	
Interest, Discount, Premium, and Exchange-
Contributions from Other Governments	
Contributions from Government Enterprises-
Miscellaneous Revenue 	
Non-revenue and Surplus Receipts	
1959
$6,470,385.62
113,220,883.31
1958
$6,320,942.52
117,443,004.29
64,815,506.90        58,983,000.00
62,993,196.95
3,374,243.32
694,404.78
750,803.79
2,737,768.06
26,894,153.46
833,984.77
6,223,743.57
58,971,745.21
2,948,824.80
768,578.81
1,221,074.92
2,606,775.06
26,898,588.50
651,399.00
510,444.62
$289,009,074.53    $277,324,377.73
Current Account Revenue over Expenditure, brought down    $61,584,563.87      $51,779,572.54
— 6,104,422.40
E 32      Transfer from Deferred Revenue — final settlement, Tax
Rental Agreement, 1947	
Net Expenditure over Revenue, carried to Revenue Surplus
Appropriation Account for the fiscal year ended
March 31, 1958	
27,937,422.41
$61,584,563.87      $85,821,417.35
* Exclusive of Capital Account, Revenue Surplus Appropriation Account, and Special Funds.   Complete consolida
tion shown on pages E 14-17. PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 9
BRITISH COLUMBIA
EXPENDITURE BY DEPARTMENTS*
ENDED MARCH 31, 1959
EXPENDITURE
Page
Ref. No.
1
2
3
10
20
29
42
56
60
62
64
76
78
80
91
92
95
95
99
99
103
103
103
Public Debt 	
Legislation 	
Premier's Office
Department of Agriculture	
Department of the Attorney-General
Department of Education 	
Department of Finance	
Department of Health and Welfare
Department of Highways	
Department of Industrial Development, Trade, and Commerce 	
Department of Labour	
Department of Lands and Forests	
Department of Mines 	
Department of Municipal Affairs 	
Department of the Provincial Secretary	
" Public Utilities Act " and " Motor Carrier Act'
Department of Public Works	
Railway Department 	
Department of Recreation and Conservation
Hospital Insurance Service 	
Current Account Revenue over Expenditure, carried down
1959
2938
$13,241,224.58
$11,221,587.35
335,275.74
345,550.48
55,631.16
59,592.98
1,879,185.51
1,834,331.46
10,443,536.32
9,395,382.00
55,747,315.40
49,945,187.21
26,500,257.50
37,955,390.34
29,602,339.01
28,876,984.52
16,814,656.07
17,429,914.70
696,894.52
644,533.69
851,329.15
817,203.63
16,172,000.57
11,403,954.61
774,341.44
756,092.08
160,818.61
162,215.17
16,212,108.52
14,592,227.83
300,834.70
292,827.44
4,018,319.35
3,503,739.32
59,339.30
62,171.65
2,304,318.95
2,171,110.59
31,254,784.26
34,074,808.14
$227,424,510.66
61,584,563.87
$225,544,805.19
51,779,572.54
$289,009,074.53    $277,324,377.73
Capital Expenditure out of Income	
Debt Redemption from Revenue Surplus	
Net loss on sale of investments (sec. 9)	
Net Revenue over Expenditure, carried to Revenue Surplus
Appropriation Account (page E 26) for the fiscal year
ended March 31, 1959	
$40,961,103.01
12,000,000.00
89,698.90
8,533,761.96
$62,640,180.80
21,104,422.00
2,076,814.55
$61,584,563.87      $85,821,417.53 E 10 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
PROVINCE OF
CONSOLIDATED
Statement of Receipts and Payments
NET RECEIPTS
Page Capital
Ref. No. Current Account Account Total
E 8      Revenue as scheduled in Statement of Revenue
and Expenditure   $289,009,074.53 — $289,009,074.53
Deduct items included but not represented
by cash received:
Increase in accounts and taxes receivable 828,894.37 — 828,894.37
Accrued interest on public debt  36,173.53 — 36,173.53
Current revenue receipts  $288,144,006.63 — $288,144,006.63
Decrease in loans and advances         1,179,339.82 — 1,179,339.82
Increase in trust deposits            253,006.66 — 253,006.66
Other Receipts •— decrease in materials and
supplies               26,829.79 — 26,829.79
$289,603,182.90 — $289,603,182.90
Cash on hand and in banks at beginning of
period, April 1, 1958        3,428,329.92    $54,963.29 3,483,293.21
$293,031,512.82   $54,963.29    $293,086,476.11   ■ E 14                                                 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
PROVINCE OF
STATEMENT OF REVENUE BY
SOURCE
REVENUE BY SOURCE
1955
1956
1957
1958
1959
Taxes :
Property .
$6,692,757.09
$5,738,081.69
$6,146,101.47
$6,463,390.95
$6,643,797.47
Sales:
3,075,842.48
2,976,733.22
2,527,518.72
2,723,384.07
2,835,590.24
Social services _  	
55,178,473.68
68,306,722.83
85,132,489.10
87,244,382.86
81,954,376.77
Motor-fuel and fuel-oil  	
19,974,770.19
22,866,679.04
25,978,237.82
27,475,237.36
28,430,916.30
t2,238,610.58
2,567,983.95
Sundry	
69,704.38
56,389.83
71,088.97
65,432.81
59,056.30
Federal Tax Rental Agreement   	
46,051,964.19
45,392,813.56
56,213,236.90
58,983,000.00
64,815,506.90
Privileges, Licences, and Permits :
Liquor control and regulation _ .
213,467.69
358,047.93
402,305.59
428,209.01
441,742.51
Motor-vehicle licences and permits	
10,567,717.21
12,730,848.90
14,194,438.83
14,685,519.08
14,983,763.86
Natural resources :
Fish and game     	
1,036,125.27
1,087,206.04
1,188,021.67
1,317,820.96
1,329,741.56
Lands and forests-   - 	
21,048,011.19
27,834,532.78
34,212,970.23
32,302,692.72
27,730,067.50
Minerals.      _
3,508,447.49
1:8,558,543.90
9,200,862.59
6,747,858.21
14,078,996.23
Water resources   _	
861,722.42
819,937.95
1,105,418.63
1,273,583.36
1,117,361.63
Other     	
1,762,376.54
1,828,750.78
1,941,530.56
1,893,922.02
2,120,818.91
Sales and Services :
542,535.30
589,655.25
697,279.06
793,202.28
631,134.77
5,404,846.33
6,135,914.44
6,696,116.47
7,502,897.58
8,374,951.90
403,905.54
490,325.32
668,827.09
769,332.53
695,106.44
Interest, Discount, Premium, and Exchange	
2,420,110.92
2,467,221.24
3,067,318.17
2,703,856.32
1,758,654.73
Contributions from Other Governments:
Grants-in-aid-and shared-cost contributions	
11,161,289.32
13,564,726.13
18,429,304.12
29,337,558.36
42,377,538.90
Subsidies   	
1,281,319.06
1,281,319.06
1,281,319.06
1,281,319.06
1,281,319.06
1,811,718.00
2,421,955.00
1,415,270.00
1,325,456.00
1,456,449.00
Contributions from Government Enterfrises:
Net profit, Liquor Control Board	
20,889,440.01
22,268,981.71
24,677,384.92
26,444,306.90
26,452,410.95
208,824.43
198,192.34
268,338.32
716,323.44
345,733.47
Non-revenue Receipts :
Refund of previous years' expenditure	
55,984.21
80,858.33
108,675.72
338,462.04
3,734,744.38
767,033.37
702,501.57
893,893.95
1,269,901.40
3,592,315.78
Transfer from deferred revenue, final settlement, Tax Rental Agreement, 1947	
	
	
„
6,104,422.40
	
23,654.81
7,740.72
5,923.97
4,266,04
	
$215,012,041.12    $248,765,101.70   $296,523,871.93
urplus Appropriation Accounts, and
years.
$322,434,348.34
$339,810,079.51
* Consolidation of Current, Capital, Revenue !
Special Funds on a gross functional basis by fiscal
t " Insurance Premiums Tax Act, 1957."
t " Petroleum and Natural Gas Act, 1954." PL
BRITISH COLUMBIA
AND EXPENDITURE BY FUNC1
EXPENDITURE BY FUNCTION
General Government:
Administrative:
IBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
TON*
1955                      1956                      1957
$3,793,522.45        $4,172,790.22       $4,551,274.16
2,188,927.06         2,236,201.37         2,466,787.05
1,178,797.62          1,883,329.57         2,765,069.13
68,795.86            140,016.68            743,258.00
337,592.77            433,798.51            484,482.47
218,460.92            243,061.36            270,847.18
1,078,317.51           1,030,837.43          1,101,498.68
1,134,116.09            830,445.32         1,359,387.32
3,233,964.82         4,001,851.15         5,436,445.99
1,098,656.57          1,207,826.29          1,216,071.95
2,996,416.38         3,295,926.75         2,773,812.04
33,454,753.77       40,995,899.98        80,365,346.53
51,742.79              51,362.43              56,190.74
1,246,355.51          1,672,451.24         2,198,724.10
619,543.71            691,538.62            849,337.31
4,228,909.66         4,022,430.08         4,651,569.55
2,384,188.96         2,724,150.28         2,800,498.90
619,149.33            412,519.67            459,133.55
9.863.620.48 11,181,111.41        11,639,687.78
3,658,062.74          3,448,584.58          3,306,374.78
30,155,970.76       30,548,404.15       32,008,041.37
1.234.858.49 1,028,540.09            975,610.41
11,425,018.47 11,022,427.07 13,972,954.23
420,615.60             353,172.64             388,688.56
6,680,650.26 7,317,159.75 7,833,558.95
401,442.76            334,698.03            321,342.76
2,041,384.01          2,360,852.02          2,251,518.36
374,926.11             357,235.29            378,971.29
1,307,453.46          1,387,870.61          1,270,989.34
444,905.37            417,959.46            640,049.87
787.167.88 756,907.22          1,827,217.01
33,773.33             118,196.45              98,222.46
—                          —                      144,500.00
161.686.89 67,319.92            115,232.39
1958
$5,058,920.96
3,046,387.67
2,994,673.03
155,363.87
749,270.80
128,509.76
1,449,567.46
2,062,380.92
6,028,716.95
1,512,799.32
3,373,696.82
88,789,164.45
65,779.40
2,110,780.32
1,007,723.66
4,852,127.88
3,007,248.54
494,430.87
12,625,947.30
2,959,944.99
38,214,433.63
999,692.61
15,047,543.12
453,009.56
8,806,032.49
282,383.05
2,295,737.40
449,448.79
1,428,246.20
547,638.14
2,358,472.84
100,149.32
1,793,160.33
294,595.54
E 15
1959
$5,225,413.81
3,176,719.11
1,670,784.73
79,154.72
*1,708,264.23
129,616.59
1,623,059.42
1,388,547.65
4,689,499.98
1,777,669.48
3,051,075.27
60,375,448.13
59,359.85
3,030,346.50
918,336.13
5,816,090.25
3,353,326.09
608,868.33
11,662,467.83
2,536,056.37
43,813,542.19
976,368.70
14,610,172.91
5S3,475.40
14,211,883.40
122,159.30
2,419,931.01
447,835.96
1,424,235.12
440,621.56
2,198,818.02
96,351.36
1,131,485.31
175,215.32
Employees' benefits     _   ._
Construction and maintenance of public
buildings      ....
Legislative:
Elections	
Legislative   Assembly   and   Government
House
Research, planning, and statistics __	
Protection of Persons and Property:
Corrections:
Registration, regulation, inspection, trusteeship.
Transportation and Communications:
Highways, roads, and bridges „ 	
Waterways, ferries, docks, and wharves	
Health and Social Welfare:
Health:
Administration-	
Hospital care:
Provincial Tuberculosis Hospitals    -	
Payments for services and grants-in-aid..—
Provincial Infirmaries and Polio Pavilion	
Social welfare:
Labour   relations,   industrial   conciliation
Recreational and Cultural Services:
Archives, art galleries, museum, and libraries
Parks, beaches, and other recreational areas... .
Other 	
Carried forward _	
$128,923,748.39
$140,546,875.64
$191,722,694.21
$215,543,977.99
$195,502,200.03
• Construction of new Government House. E 16
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
STATEMENT OF REVENUE BY SOURCE AND
REVENUE BY SOURCE
Brought forward..
1955 1956        1957 1958 1959
$215,012,041.12 $248,765,101.70 $296,523,871.93 $322,434,348.34 $339,810,079.51
TOTAL GROSS REVENUE BY SOURCE _ $215,012,041.12   $248,765,101.70   $296,523,871.93   $322,434,348.34    $339,810,079.51
RECONCILIATION:
Expenditure over revenue, Current Account  — — 8,187,494.12       27,937,422.41 —
Expenditure from Revenue Surplus Appropriation Account  20,178.39 22,647.08 8,240.75 3,624.36 —
Expenditure from Capital Account (borrowed
funds)  547,664.00 1,062,988.48 709,121.39 259,364.28 —
Special Project Funds (including Hospital Insurance Fund): Expenditures in excess of
revenue and Government contributions        6,378,739.95 1,343,921.04 2,134,111.93 668,004.95 214,414.05
$221,958,623.46    $251,194,658.30   $307,562,840.12   $351,302,764.34   $340,024,493.56   PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
E 19
SCHEDULES TO BALANCE-SHEET AS AT MARCH 31, 1959
ASSETS
Cash on Hand and in Banks:
Cash in chartered banks in Canada   	
Cash in chartered bank in Canada (loan funds)  —
Cash in banks in England (converted at $2.72V4 per £)
Investments :
" Revenue Act," sec. 9 (at cost)
Government of Canada bonds
$5,774,032.82
54,963.29
21,459.44
$5,850,455.55
$40,818,915.13
Canadian National Railways (Government of Canada guaranty)..
Province of British Columbia bonds 	
Montreal-Laurentian Auto Route Board bonds (Province of Quebec guaranty)
Pacific Great Eastern Railway bonds (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
Pacific Great Eastern Railway notes (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
British  Columbia  Power  Commission notes   (Province  of British  Columbia
guaranty)       	
British  Columbia Toll Highways  and Bridges Authority notes   (Province  of
British Columbia guaranty)   	
' Supreme Court Act" (at cost) ...
Government of Canada bonds
Par Value
$2,030,000.00
270,000.00
582,000.00
6,500,000.00
10,000.00
13,406,489.63
12,500,000.00
5,689,745.00
$40,988,234.63
Canadian National Railways (Government of Canada guaranty)
$350,000.00
350,000.00
$700,000.00
696,812.50
Accounts and Taxes Receivable:
Government of Canada:
Shared-cost agreements ....
Deposit re postal meter
Other Provinces 	
British Columbia municipalities:
Social allowances, medical services, and child welfare maintenance..
•Other:
Property taxes     	
Social services tax
Logging tax 	
Insurance premiums tax
Probate fees 	
Timber royalty and stumpage and grazing fees .
Student-aid loans  	
Teacher-training loans — 	
Sundry      	
* Not taken into revenue until received.
Record purposes only.
$41,515,727.63
$3,097,580.44
625.00
8,565.63
52,627.82
1,352,920.18
592,592.79
105,408.00
79.26
10,370.23
4,242,252.93
308,003.03
199,954.37
370,143.45
$10,341,123.13  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
E 21
SCHEDULES TO BALANCE-SHEET AS AT MARCH 31, 1959—Continued
ASSETS—Continued
Advances to Special Project Funds :
Conservation Fund ("Water Act," R.S.B.C. 1936) ._  	
Forest Development Fund (" Forest Act Amendment Act, 1948 ")
Scaling Fund (" Forest Act," R.S.B.C. 1948)    	
Note.—The above advances are represented as follows:—
Accounts receivable   	
Materials and supplies 	
Forest-development roads
Unexpended balances 	
$733,059.69
23,866.99
5,027,510.05
257,948.73
$733,059.69
5,051,377.04
257,948.73
$6,042,385.46
Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co. :
Par value of 652,909 shares at $100 each
$65,290,900.00
Fixed Assets:
♦Highways
Bridges  —
Wharves  .
Ferries and ferry-landings ..
Buildings and furn'shings	
Songhees Reserve, Victoria
Gross
$335,128,886.00
54,383,958.52
203,250.60
5,597,758.55
73,140,931.78
773,690.08
* Placed on the books March 31, 1926, by order of the Treasury
Board, based on mileage classification and average value determined by
the Department of Public Works, plus additions to date.
Depreciation Net
— $335,128,886.00
$13,824,522.39      40,559,436.13
203,240.60
1,075,871.76
20,520,587.49
$469,228,475.53    $35,624,222.24
10.00
4,521,886.79
52,620,344.29
773,690.08
Superannuation and Retirement Funds:
Superannuation Fund:
Cash in chartered banks in Canada
Investments—bonds and debentures at book value .
Government of Canada   _ 	
Grand Trunk Pacific (Government of Canada guaranty)
Province of British Columbia   	
Province of Manitoba       	
Province of Quebec  _   _	
Alberta Government Telephones Commission  (Province of Alberta guaranty)           	
Ontario Municipal Improvement Corporation (Province of Ontario guaranty)   	
Ontario Hydro-electric Power Commission (Province of Ontario guaranty)
British Columbia Power Commission (Province of British Columbia guaranty)       	
British Columbia Toll Highways and Bridges Authority (Province of British
Columbia guaranty)     	
Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co. (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District (Province of British
Columbia guaranty)   	
British Columbia municipalities (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
British  Columbia  improvement  districts   (Province  of  British  Columbia
guaranty)      :	
British Columbia school districts (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
Par Value
$55,900.00
106,920.00
1,013,000.00
197,000.00
170,000.00
238,000.00
2,750,000.00
1,329,500.00
4,090,000.00
18,606,000.00
2,378,000.00
29,000.00
559,531.96
492,300.00
16,936,400.00
$48,951,551.96
$433,604,253.29
$356,029.94
48,830,466.93 E 22
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
SCHEDULES TO BALANCE-SHEET AS AT MARCH 31,  1959^Continued
ASSETS—Continued
Superannuation and Retirement Funds—Continued
Retirement Fund:
Cash in chartered banks of Canada .... _   „ 	
Investments—bonds and debentures at book value  .   	
Province of British Columbia
Province of Ontario	
British Columbia Power Commission (Province of British Columbia guaranty)   	
Pacific Great Eastern Railway Co. (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District (Province of British
Columbia guaranty)      	
British Columbia municipalities (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
British  Columbia  improvement  districts   (Province  of British  Columbia
guaranty)       	
British Columbia school districts (Province of British Columbia guaranty)
Par Value
$17,000.00
388,000.00
1,169,000.00
10,000.00
79,000.00
149,000.00
9,600.00
5,896,000.00
$7,717,600.00
$312,813.08
7,622,010.90
Members of the Legislative Assembly Superannuation Account:
Cash in chartered banks in Canada 	
Investments—bonds and debentures at book value .
Province of Ontario
Par Value
$200,000.00
58,213.27
196,000.00
$57,375,534.12
Trust:
Cash in chartered banks in Canada   	
Cash in banks in England (converted at $2.72'/i)       _. 	
Investments in direct or guaranteed obligations of the Government of Canada or the Provinces (par
value, $19,319,671.65)       _. 	
Note.—The above section is grouped for convenience.   Each individual
trust is kept as a separate ent'ty for administration purposes.
$5,033,727.66
20,418.75
18,482,519.30
$23,536,665.71
LIABILITIES
Bonded Debt:
Debentures (for details as to terms of issue, etc., see page E 28):
Loan Act, 1943, 234 per cent, due Apr. 15, 1966 	
1943, 23/4
1943, 2%
1946, 2%
1946.2?4
1946, 7%
1946, 2%
1946, 2%
1946, 234
1946. 3
1949, 3
'Revenue Act." R.S.B.C. 1924:
4 per cent, due May 15. 1959-61 ..
V/i per cent, due Jan. 23, 1969 ....
4V4 per cent, due Apr. 1, 1959-61
5 per cent, due Sent. 24. 1959 	
'Revenue Act," R.S.B.C. 1936:
4 per cent, due Aug. 15, 1965 	
y/i per cent, due June 1, 1959-62
VA per cent, due July 15, 1962 ....
3 per cent, due Feb. 1, 1960
Sept. 26, 1972
Oct. 1. 1971 _..
July 20, 1966 .
Oct. 1, 1971 ...
Feb. 1, 1967 ...
May 15, 1967 .
July 2, 1968 ...
Sept. 26, 1972
July 2, 1968 ...
July 1, 1964 ...
21/i-23/i per cent, due Oct. 15, 1959-66
2% per cent, due Nov. 15, 1966 	
7% per cent, due Mar. 15, 1972 	
2% per cent, due Oct. 15, 1972 	
2?4 per cent, due Nov. 1, 1972 	
3 per cent, due Aug. 10, 1970	
3 per cent, due Aug. 10, 1973	
3 per cent, due Nov. 15, 1973 	
3 per cent, due Feb. 1, 1974  	
' Revenue Act," R.S.B.C. 1948:
3 per cent, due June 15, 1964 	
3 per cent, due Dec. 15, 1969	
3 per cent, due June 15, 1968 _
$3
6
3,
1
2.
,000,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
250,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
,000,000.00
510.000.00
,417,000.00
363,000.00
,036,500.00
,000.000.00
,400.000.00
636,000.00
227,000.00
,600,000.00
210.000.00
500.000.00
000,000.00
.045,000.00
,750,000.00
000,000.00
000,000.00
.000,000.00
000,000.00
000,000.00
000,000.00
Carried forward
$90,944,500.00 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
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SCHEDULES TO BALANCE-SHEET AS AT MARCH 31,  1959—Continued
LIABILITIES—Continued
Brought forward     —
$90,944,500.00
Bonded Debt—Continued
Debentures—Continued
" Revenue Act," R.S.B.C. 1948, and " Highway Development Act'
3Y2 per cent, due Aug. 15, 1976 	
" Revenue Act," R.S.B.C. 1948, and " Electric Power Act ":
3% per cent, due Feb. 15, 1977     _.
26.
22,
' Trans-Canada Highways Act ":
7-7Y2 per cent, due June 15, 1959-60 _
' Highway Development Act ":
2-2V4 per cent, due June 15, 1959-60 ..
' Superannuation Fund Transfer Act, 1938 '
VA per cent, due Apr. 1, 1959 	
' Electric Power Act," 1945:
3 per cent, due Dec. 15, 1960 	
7% per cent, due Jan. 15, 1967 	
7% per cent, due June 15, 1968 	
3 per cent, due July 31, 1970 	
000,000.00
500,000.00
500,000.00
,300,000.00
500,000.00
,000,000.00
000,000.00
000,000.00
025,000.00
$162,769,500.00
Sinking Funds (Deducted from Bonded Debt) :
Sinking fund balance, April 1, 1958 	
Add interest earnings (page E25)
Add current instalments (page 2) .
  $88,173,242.95
  _.... 3,193,996.13
    5,372,216.93
Add supplementary instalments (page 103)   12,000,000.00
Sinking fund balance, March 31, 1959 _  $108,739,456.01
Cash in chartered banks in Canada .
Investments—bonds and debentures
Government of Canada
$1
107
166,948.61
,572,507.40
Railway companies (Government of Canada guaranty)
Province of British  Columbia     	
Province of Manitoba    	
Province of Quebec  .  	
Province of Ontario  	
Ontario Hydro-electric Power Commission (Province of Ontario guaranty)	
Ontario Municipal Improvement Corporation (Province of Ontario guaranty)
University of Toronto (Province of Ontario guaranty)   ..	
Quebec Hydro-electric Commission (Province of Quebec guaranty)	
Note.—The above sinking fund includes deposits made by the
Province, together with interest, in respect of—
" Power Act "..     	
Par Value
$400,000.00
2,206,900.00
84,137,500.00
20,615,149.48
450,000.00
90,000.00
5,475,500.00
2,000,000.00
6,818,000.00
440,000.00
$122,633,049.48
$9,995,811.27
Treasury Bills:
Government of Canada long-term serial:
Series RA-D12-30, interest free, 1958-77	
Series RA-D42-60, interest 2%%, 1958-77 .
$108,739,456.01
$5,283,387.48
11,803,761.33
$17,087,148.81   E 26 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
SCHEDULES TO BALANCE-SHEET AS AT MARCH 31,  1959—Continued
LIABILITIES—Continued
Excess op Assets over Liabilities and Reserves—Continued
Brought forward       $481,927,785.50
1959
Mar. 31. To Refunds of recoverable expenditure credited to asset accounts:
" Soldiers' Land Act, 1918 "—Southern Okanagan project         $5,750.81
" Power Act ":
Refunds of expenditure  $458,533.63
Vote 1, Public Debt _..     349,333.33
  807,866.96
" Dyking Assessments Adjustment Act,  1947 "   5,100.00
Advances to municipalities—works relief and superannuation    .      28,923.30
" Irrigation Assistance Loan Act "     29,943.06
Pitt Meadows Dyking District     636.58
Advances to Land Settlement Board          2,000,000.00
Advances   under   " Canada-British   Columbia   Potato-
warehouse  Construction Assistance Act "     61,467.51
Advances to Conservation Fund    110,449.13
Advances to Industrial Development Fund    180,497.22
Sundry advances _.      1,000.00
Decrease in accounts receivable:
Property   taxes        $56,885.85
Social services tax         34,130.51
Probate fees       5,774.40
Timber royalty, stumpage and grading fees.. 537,331.08
Sundry accounts receivable      96,888.70
$3,231,634.57
$731,010.54
Less increase:
Logging tax    $19,184.98
Insurance premiums tax     79.26
Student-aid   loans   and   teacher-training
loans       104,186.92
Land sales     39,897.42
163,348.58
567,661.96
,, Discount on debentures amortized     _. 115,129.56
„ Depreciation:
Bridges      __ ..         $964,657.83
Ferries   and  ferry-landings   .     111,515.61
Provincial buildings and furnishings   _         1,754,126.58
„ Write-offs authorized by Order in Council:
Conservation Fund        $56,273.70
" Irrigation Assistance Loan Act," No. 2944/58   1,366.00
" Soldiers' Land Act, 1918," No. 2222/58   1,094.49
  58,734.19
2,830,300.02
$6,803,460.30 $481,927,785.50
Balance, March 31, 1959—Surplus arising from capitalization of assets    475,124,325.20 —
$481,927,785.50 $481,927,785.50
Revenue Surplus (Appropriation) Account
1958
Apr.  1. By Balance   - - - - -     $13,228,821.99
1959
Mar. 31. ,, Excess of revenue over expenditure for the fiscal year ended March 31, 1959           8,533,761.96
Balance, March 31, 1959 (of which the sum of $252,102.13 has been appropriated by
Statute for certain specific purposes)    __     $21,762,583.95 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59
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SCHEDULES TO BALANCE-SHEET AS AT MARCH 31,  1959—Con/m«ed
LIABILITIES—Continued
Superannuation and Retirement Funds :
Civil  Service  Superannuation  Fund   - —.  -	
Retirement  Fund     -     - 	
Members of Legislative Assembly Superannuation Account 	
Trust:
British Columbia Power Commission Sinking Fund  _	
British Columbia Power Commission Sinking Fund advance payments
British Columbia Toll Highways and Bridges Authority Sinking Fund
Bond Redemption Accounts . 	
Celgar Development Co. Ltd. Trust Account . 	
Kaiser Aluminum & Chemical Co. Ltd. Trust Account .
Land Registry Assurance Fund   	
Pacific Great Eastern Railway Sinking Fund _	
Port Moody, City of, Sinking Fund Accounts	
Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District Sinking Fund Accounts .
Wildwood Light, Water and Sewerage District Sinking Fund Accounts	
Workmen's Compensation Board—Accident Fund  	
Wenner-Gren British Columbia Development Co. Ltd. Trust Account
Contingent Liabilities:
$49,186,496.87
7,934,823.98
254,213.27
$57,375,534.12
$7,468,113.04
1,470,384.36
7,971,894.20
63,918.75
500,000.00
132,901.98
351,826.40
2,289,198.96
28,175.74
1,974,309.21
24,785.36
761,157.71
500,000.00
$23,536,665.71
In addition to direct liabilities of the Province, the following securities as to both principal and interest have been
guaranteed by the Province:—
Guarantees Net Outstanding
(1) Greater Vancouver Sewerage and Drainage District (due 1959-84)
Sinking fund investments   _	
$15,081,500.00
1,974,309.23
(Sinking funds set aside in connection with $8,243,500 as at March 31, 1959.   The balance of the
amount guaranteed is made up of serial instalment debentures.)
(2) South Westminster Dyking District (due July 1, 1960)
Sinking fund  investments       	
$55,000.00
53,412.64
(3) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 5, "Municipal Improvements Assistance Enabling Act,
1938"            	
(4) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 3, '
(5) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 3, '
(6) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 53,
Sinking fund investments  	
Municipalities Assistance Act "   	
Village Municipalities Assistance Act " 	
" Electric Power Act "  _  $171,300,000.00
   -          7,468,113.04
(7)  Guarantees authorized pursuant to
School Act "  (repayable serially)  ...
' Public Schools Construction Act,   1953,"  and  " Public
(8) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 17,
Loan Act,   1954 "     	
'Pacific Great Eastern Construction
Sinking funds
(9) Guarantees   authorized   pursuant  to   sec.
Authority Act "     	
28,   " Toll   Highways   and   Bridges
Sinking funds
$107,906,489.63
2,289,198.96
$75,189,745.00
7,971,894.00
$13,107,190.77
1,587.36
397,560.65
13,051,274.85
7,446,200.00
163,831,886.96
86,447,400.00
105,617,290.67
(10) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 12, " Improvement Districts Assistance Loan Act'
(11) Guarantees authorized pursuant to sec. 5, "Distress Area Assistance Act"   	
67,217,851.00
5,527,300.00
170,429.79
$462,815,972.05  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
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BRITISH COLUMBIA
and Unpaid as at March 31st, 1959, in Order of Maturity
Place and Manner of Payment
Term,
Years
Denominations
Authority
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., W., T., or M.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., E., C, R., W., T.,
M., Q., StJ., H., or StJ's.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., E., C, R., W., T.,
M., Q., StJ., H., or StJ's.
G.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., T., M., or N.Y.
G—C.B.C.—V., Vr., T., M., or N.Y.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., W., T., M., H., or
St.J.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., W., T., or M.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V.
G.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., T., M., or N.Y.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V, Vr., W., T., or M.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., W. ~
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., W.
St.J.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V, Vr., W., T., or M
L.M.—C.B.C.—V, Vr., W., T., or M
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., W., T., or M
T., or M.
T„ M., H., or
L.M.—C.B.C.—V., Vr., T., or M.
L.M.—C.B.C—V., Vr., W., T., or M.
L.M.—C.B.C.—V.
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.— C.B.C.-
L.M.— C.B.C.—'
L.M.—C.B.C
L.M.—C.B.C.—
G.—C.B.C—V
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.—C.B.C.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
L.M.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
C.B.C.-
-C.B.C.-
V., Vr.,
V., Vr.,
V., Vr.,
V., Vr.,
V., Vr.,
V., Vr.,
V., Vr.,
M., Q.,
V., Vr.,
M., Q.
V., Vr
V.
, Vr., T.
V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V, Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V, Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-V., Vr.,
-v., Vr.,
W., T., or M.
W., T., or M.
W., T., or M.
W., T., or M.
W., T., or M.
W., T., orM.
E., C, R.,W., T.,
StJ., H., or StJ's.
E., C, R., W„ T.,
StJ., H., or StJ's.
W., T., or M.
,M., or N.Y.
W., T., or M.
W., T., or M.
W„ T., orM.
W., T.
W., T
W.,T
W.,T
W.,T
W.,T
W.,T
or M.
or M.
orM.
or M.
orM.
. or M.
, or M.
or M.
or M.
or M.
or M.
or M.
L.M.—C.B.C—N.Y.
L.M.—C.B.C—V., Vr., W., T., M., or N.Y.
L.M.—C.B.C—O.
L.M.—C.B.C—O.
Serials
Serials
Serials
Serials
Serials
Serials
Serials
20
30
15
15
20
15
15
15
25
20
20
20
20
20
20
21
21
18
18
21
20
40
20
20
22
22
25
25
25
25
25
25
25
25
25
25
25
10-25
10-25
•$1,000
♦1,000,50,000
♦1,000,50,000
•500, 1,000
*500, 1,000
•500, 1,000,
10,000
•500, 1,000
"13,500,000
•500, 1,000
*500, 1,000
•500, 1,000
1,000
•500, 1,000
•1,000
•1,000, 5,000,
10,000, 50,000,
100,000
•1,000
•1,000
»*t30,000.
220,000
•1,000
•500, 1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•500, 1,000
•1,000
•500, 1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•*200,000, 300,000
•1,000
•500, 1,000
•500. 1,000
•25,000. 50,000
100,000
•10,000, 100,000
•1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•1,000
•1,000,000
•1,000,000
•1,000
•5,000, 10,000,
100,000
§•1,000
11*1,000
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1936—O.C. 97.
Trans-Canada Highways Act—O.C. 1257.
Highway Development Act—O.C. 1255.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1924—O.C. 309.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1924—O.C. 704.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1936—O.C. 763.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1936—O.C. 2330.
Superannuation Fund Transfer Act, 1938-
O C 880
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1924—O.C. 1345.
Electric Power Act, 1945—O.C. 2166.
Electric Power Act, 1945—O.C. 70.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1936—O.C. 935.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948—O.C. 1362.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948—O.C. 1394.
Loan Act, 1949—O.C. 1419.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1936—O.C. 1138.
Loan Act, 1943—O.C. 580.
Loan Act, 1946—O.C. 1583.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1936—O.C. 2671.
Electric Power Act, 1945—O.C. 82.
Loan Act, 1946—O.C. 173.
Loan Act, 1946—O.C. 830.
Electric Power Act, 1945—O.C. 1087.
Electric Power Act, 1945—O.C. 1381.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948—O.C. 1253.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948—O.C. 1473.
Loan Act, 1946—O.C. 1313.
Loan Act, 1946—O.C. 1443.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1924—O.C. 83.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948—O.C. 2682.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948—O.C. 258.
Electric Power Act, 1945—O.C. 1724.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C
Loan Act, 1946—O.C.
Loan Act, 1943—O.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
Loan Act, 1943—O.C.
Loan Act, 1946—O.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C.
. 1936—O.C. 1849.
2381.
2380.
1936—O.C.
1894.
1895.
1936—O.C.
1936—O.C.
1936—O.C
1936—O.C
1936—O.C.
1936—O.C.
.562.
. 2079.
. 2259.
1848.
. 2596.
. 2649.
160.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948 and Highway
Development Act—O.C. 1937.
Revenue Act, R.S.B.C. 1948 and Electric
Power Act—O.C 332.
(3) Maturing annually:   $1,150,000, 2*5%,  1959-60.
annually:   $200,000, 234%, 1959-66.
Vancouver.    E.—Edmonton.   C—Calgary.    R.—Regina.    W.—Winnipeg.    T.—Toronto.
(4) Maturing annually:    $121,000, 1959-61.
O.—Ottawa.    M.—Montreal.
t Callable as a whole or in part at any time at par and accrued interest. § Callable in whole or in part by lot
plus accrued interest:    102% if redeemed on or before February 14th, 1966;   101*2% if redeemed thereafter and on
after February 14th, 1974.    This series is also redeemable in part, at par, for sinking fund purposes only, by lot, on
G. S. BRYSON,
Deputy Minister of Finance. E 30
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
DETAILS OF REVENUE FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDED MARCH 31, 1959
Estimated
SERVICE
Received
$250,000.00
3,000,000.00
145,000.00
95,000.00
Property Taxes
Land Taxes, General:
$270,605.87
3,414,427.08
153,513.08
100,999.67
$3,939,545.70
2,530,839.92
Wild land                                   	
Land Taxes, Forest:
Forest land	
650,000.00
500,000.00
$609,136.45
516,669.53
155,087.79
738,039.35
511,906.80
160,000.00
750,000.00
450,000.00
Tree-farm land— ... —	
" E. & N. Railway Belt Land Tax Act "	
Land Taxes, Mineral:
90,000.00
$6,090,000.00
$6,470,385.62
Sales, Hospital Construction Aid,
and pari-mutuel taxes
Hospital construction aid tax (earmarked for hospital construction, " Hospital Construction Aid
Tax    Act")        _  .
$1,644,943.83
1,190,646.41
81,954,376.77
26,735,723.00
1,695,193.30
$1,400,000.00
1,000,000.00
78,000,000.00
27,500,000.00
1,900,000.00
Gasoline tax (earmarked for debt redemption and
highways to the extent of 3 cents per gallon,
" Highway Development Act," totalling $7,712,-
989.10)
Total,   Sales,   Hospital   Construction   Aid,
$109,800,000.00
113,220,883.31
Federal Tax-rental Agreement
$62,283,050.00
64,815,506.90
Privileges, Licences, and Natural Resources
Taxes or Royalties
Motor-vehicle Licences and Permits:
$14,308,151.88
675,611.98
$14,983,763.86
1,329,741.56
26,551,601.24
14,078,331.36
1,117,361.63
$14,000,000.00
700,000.00
" Public Utilities Act " - ~	
Natural Resources:
" Game Act "—Fees and licences  	
Lands and Forests:
1,200,000.00
70,000.00
450,000.00
2,500,000.00
90,000.00
350,000.00
1,750,000.00
23,850,000.00
$71,919.21
594,556.38
1,492,315.53
88,608.77
357,213.39
1,765,976.34
22,181,011.62
Minerals:
Coal, petroleum, and natural gas leases and
4,000,000.00
60,000.00
150,000.00
2,000,000.00
65,000.00
$12,061,996.20
55,476.15
192,144.42
1,691,047.84
77,666.75
Unworked Crown-granted mineral claims
Water Resources:
1,250,000.00
35,000.00
125,000.00
Other:
$40,618.11
93,736.08
Rniler inspection fees PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59 E 31
DETAILS OF REVENUE FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDED MARCH 31,   1959—Continued
$24,5
$24,5
:
Estimated
SERVICE
Received
$400,000.00
Privileges, Licences, and Natural Resources
Taxes or Royalties—Continued
Other—Continued
$488,786.66
346,245.90
92,906.29
20,541.10
105,397.57
127,422.72
2,567,983.95
535,193.80
49,379.72
49,291.75
10,151.24
221,085.16
16,468.25
10,306.50
47,587.50
109,295.00
$4,932,397.30
—
315,000.00
85,000.00
Electrical energy inspection fees	
20,000.00
70,000.00
125,000.00
2,300,000.00
500,000.00
45,000.00
50,000.00
6,000.00
175,000.00
Municipal licences, regulated areas, etc	
12,000.00
10,000.00
40,000.00
60,000.00
Total,   Privileges,   Licences,   Natural   Resources Taxes or Royalties.     —   	
Land Sales and Service Fees
Sales:
$56,858,000.00
$62,993,196.95
$638,249.09
61,977.59
$700,226.68
2,674,016.64
$500,000.00
50,000.00
Services:
"Administration Act "—Fees	
40,000.00
2,000,000.00
$44,736.17
2,475,721.49
79,908.49
73,650.49
80,000.00
70,000.00
Total, Land Sales and Service Fees 	
Fines and Penalties
$2,740,000.00
3,374,243.32
$600,000.00
694,404.78
Interest, Discount, Premium, and Exchange
$750,000 00
750,803.79
Contributions from Other Governments
(Canada)
$29,151.06
220,000.00
932,168.00
100,000.00
1,456,449.00
$29,151.00
220,000.00
932,168.00
100,000.00
1,700,000.00
Total,  Contributions  from  Other Govern-
$2,981,319.00
2,737,768.06
Contributions from Government Enterprises
Net  profit,   Government  Liquor Board   (including
$26,894,153.46
$24,500,000.00
50,000.00
Total, Contributions from Government En-
$24,550,000.00
26,894,153.46
Miscellaneous
$400,000.00
833,984.77  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS, 1958/59                                                 E 33
Appropriation and Expenditure
Summary Showing Amounts Appropriated, Expended, Unexpended, and Overexpended
for the Fiscal Year Ended March 31, 1959
No.
of
Vote
SERVICE
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
CURRENT ACCOUNT
Public Debt
Interest, Premium, and Exchange:                   Page 2
$4,805,886.00
5,022,884.00
3,498.944.00
$4,719,397.03
5,022,883.60
3,498,943.95
$86,488.97
.40
.05
Sinking Funds :                                                   Page 2
Redemption of Debt:                                         Page 2
Legislation :                                                        Page 2
$13,327,714.00
$13,241,224.58
$86,489.42
$360,852.00
$335,275.74
$25,576.26
Premier's Office:                                                  Page 3
Main Estimates	
Office of Economic Adviser and
Co-ordinator of Provincial Finances:      Page 3
$39,489.00
18,600.00
780.00
$36,134.04
18,717.12
780.00
$3,354.96
$117.12
Salary Revision :                                                    Page 3
Department of Agriculture
Minister's Office:                                             Page 3
$58,869.00
$55,631.16
$3,354.96
$117.12
.122.908.00
$23,703.24
$795.24
General Administration :                                    Page 3
1
1
70.384.001            68.045.73
$2,338.27
12,858.31
4,646.72
Markets and Statistics Branch :                          Page 3
44,828.00
145,653.00
19,650.00
16,640.00
16,968.00
349,300.00
56,476.00
58,863.00
48.728.00
31,969.69
141,006.28
20,022.50
16,676.65
15,775.35
345,498.08
52,122.45
62,061.72
46.792.85
Horticultural Branch:                                        Page 4
Plant Pathology Branch:                                   Page 4
372.50
Entomology Branch :                                           Page 4
36.65
Apiary Branch:                                                      Page 4
1,192.65
3,801.92
4,353.55
Livestock Branch:                                            Page 5
Dairy Branch:                                                        Page 5
Poultry Branch:                                                Page 5
Main Estimates  $49,163.00
3,198.72
Field Crops and Seed Improvement Branch:    Page 5
1,935.15
1
	
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PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
No.
of                                          SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Agriculture—Continued
17   Farmers' Institutes :                                         Page 6
$10,390.00
16,540.00
62,234.00
204,289.00
36,460.00
16,746.00
11,780.00
13,942.00
49,470.00
75,000.00
62,950.00
72,000.00
13,000.00
60,000.00
15,000.00
62,500.00
10,000.00
194,700.00
8,250.00
200.00
4,398.31
750.00
$9,781.99
14,452.27
39,463.88
198,642.06
35,481.53
13,267.52
10,487.17
13,377.87
65,928.99
41,435.68
53,065.00
71,249.64
6,588.24
59,980.00
12,750.00
39,977.21
8,479.66
111,963.27
2,884.22
181.65
4,398.31
674.85
$608.01
2,087.73
22,770.12
5,646.94
978.47
3,478.48
1,292.83
564.13
	
33,564.32
18   Women's Institutes:
Page 6
19   Soil Survey Branch :
Page 6
20   Agricultural Development and Extension :    Page 6
21   Agricultural Engineering :
Page 6
22   4-H Clubs:
Page 7
23   Land Settlement Board :
Page 7
24   Dyking Commission :
Page 7
25    Southern Okanagan Lands Project:
Page 7
$16,458.99
26   Okanagan Flood-control—Maintenance:
Page 7
27    Milk Board:
Page 8
9,885.00
750.36
6,411.76
28   Temporary Assistance:
Page 8
29   Motor-vehicles and Accessories:
Page 8
30   Grants and Subsidies:
Page 8
20.00
2,250.00
22,522.79
1,520.34
31   Rebates on Stumping-powder:
Page 8
32    Subsidies on Agricultural Lime:
Page 8
$37,500.00
25,000.00
Special Warrant No. 25 	
33   Federal-Provincial Farm Labour Service:
Page 8
34   Farmers' Land-clearing Assistance:
Page 8
82,736.73
5,365.78
18.35
35   Farmers' Domestic Water Assistance:
Page 8
36   " Soldiers' Land Act, 1918 "—Houses,
South Vancouver:
Page 9
37    Investigation of Doukhobor Lands:
Main Estimates	
Page 9
$1,000.00
3,398.31
38    " Pound District Act ":
Page 9
75.15 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 35
No.
of                                          SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Agriculture—Continued
39   " Grasshopper-control Act ":                          Page 9
$32,000.00
1,200.00
67,000.00
300.00
2,776.71
39,320.00
41,420.00
59,742.90
10,000.00
$28,936.51
700.00
67,000.00
286.63
2,776.71
39,320.00
$3,063.49
500.00
40    "Natural Products Marketing (B.C.) Act":   Page 9
41   Salary Revision :                                                Page 9
41a " Soil Conservation Act ":                              Page 9
13.37
Statutory:                                                          Page 9
Special Warrants:                                         Pages 9-10
No. 4.    Grant-in-aid to Chilliwack Agricultural Association to assist in meeting costs of Chilliwack
Nos. 12 and 18.   Grants to various agricultural exhibition and fair associations to assist in improve-
41,420.00
Nos. 15, 17, 21, 22, 27, and 30.   Payments to various co-operative associations re construction of
potato-warehouses   under   the   " Canada-British
Columbia Potato-warehouse Construction Assis-
50,560.11
10 000.00
9,182.79
No. 26.    Grant to City of Port Coquitlam re cost
i
$2,104,756.92
$1,879,185.51
$246,433.51
$20,862.10
Department of the Attorney-General
42   Attorney-General's Office:                            Page 10
Main Estimates   '. $24,964.00
Supplementary Estimates      2,200.00
$27,164.00
111,208.00
78,368.00
52,132.00
21,226.00
25,909.00
109,076.00
17,371.00
119,561.00
61,645.00
39,968.00
$26,842.86
111,322.49
78 687.81
$321.14
43    General Administration :                                   Page 10
$114.49
44   Companies Office:                                            Page 10
Main Estimates                _  $76,368.00
319.81
45    Insurance and Real Estate Office:                Page 11
42,325.65
20,419.77
24,700.16
110,095.22
17 474.24
9,806.35
806 23
46   Securities Office:                                                Page 11
47    " Credit Unions Act ":                                       Page 11
Main Estimates 	
1,208.84
48    " Fire Marshal Act ":                                         Page 11
1,019.22
103.24
49   Censor of Moving Pictures:                           Page 11
50   Sheriffs' Offices:                                                Page 12
112,380.10
60,123.34
40 663.50
7,180.90
1,521.66
51   Official Administrator:                                  Page 12
Main Estimates  	
52   Official Committee:                                        Page 12
695.50  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 37
No.
of                                          SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT— Continued
Department of the Attorney-General—Continued
70   Coroners' Inquests and Inquiries:                Page 19
Main  Fstimiitps                                                                        $50 000 00
$70,000.00
79,032.00
75,000.00
65,000.00
7,500.00
6,300.00
9,500.00
12,500.00
15,000.00
53,000.00
324,000.00
$57,102.21
72,516.04
75,000.00
82,812.79
6,719.07
$12,897.79
6,515.96
20,000.00
71   Narcotic Drug Treatment:
Page 19
72   Alcoholic Treatment:
Page 19
$50,000.00
Special Warrant No. 32 — ,	
..   25,000.00
73   Constitutional Litigation and General Law Costs:
Page 19
Main Estimates           ...               .... $15,000.00
Special Warrant No. 20  _
    50,000.00
$17,812.79
74   Incidentals and Contingencies:
Page 19
780.93
6,300.00
2,166.91
.44
.60
6,351.50
700.92
75   Master in Chambers:
Page 19
76   " Court of Appeal Act ":
Page 19
7,333.09
12,499.56
14,999.40
46,648.50
323,299.08
77   " Supreme Court Act ":
Page 20
78   "County Courts Act":
Page 20
79   " Magistrates Act ":
Page 20
.... $45,000.00
. ..     8,000.00
80   Salary Revision:
Page 20
Page 20
$10,423,918.00
$10,443,536.32
$189,831.27
$209,449.59
Department of Education
81    Minister's Office:
$20,832.00
80,510.00
67,382.00
127,492.00
163,436.00
75,410.00
82,163.00
53,281.00
$20,907.60
70,949.97
68,096.23
95,782.09
177,439.89
71,710.02
80,834.46
48,026.02
$9,560.03
31,709.91
$75.60
82   General Administration:
Page 21
83   Curriculum Branch:
Page 21
714.23
84   Adult Education Branch:
Page 22
85   High Correspondence School:
Page 22
... $163,426.00
Supplementary Estimates	
10.00
14,003.89
86   Elementary Correspondence School:
Page 22
3,699.98
1,328.54
87   Provincial Library:
Page 22
88   Central Microfilm Bureau:
Page 23
5,254.98  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 39
No.
of                                          SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT— Continued
Department of Education—Continued
109   Temporary Assistance:                                     Page 28
$43,100.00
101,000.00
10.00
126,000.00
2,000.00
$36,133.75
103,212.17
*97,401.97
120,717.47
2,000.00
$6,966.25
97,411.97
5,282.53
110   Student-aid Loans and Teacher-training
Loans:
Page 28
$55,000.00
46,000.00
$2,212.17
Ul   Advances re Rural School and Library Taxes:
Page 28
112   Salary Revision:
Page 29
Special Warrants :                                            Page 29
No. 11.   Grants to assist in defraying expenses of
conciliators nominated by B.C. School Trustees'
Association and B.C. Teachers' Federation to
resolve teacher salary problems in twenty-four
school districts:
B.C. School Trustees' Association $1,000.00
B.C. Teachers' Federation       1,000.00
Page 29
$56,322,119.91
$55,747,315.40
$620,504.49
$45,699.98
Department of Finance
113   Minister's Office:
$5,112.00
102,330.00
302,961.00
10.00
639,716.00
267,711.00
64,928.00
160,823.00
230,873.00
10.00
10.00
$5,466.57
102,183.00
303,003.01
$147.00
$354.57
114   General Administration:
Page 29
115   Controlling and Audit Branch:
Page 29
42.01
116   Mechanical Tabulation Branch:
Page 30
10.00
25,370.16
2,717.08
9,906.07
57,351.60
4,254.62
8,745.49
10.00
229.10
14,626.24
25,329.57
117   Consumption and Amusements Taxation Branch:
Page 30
614,345.84
264,993.92
55,021.93
103,471.40
226,618.38
*8,735.49
118    Real Property Taxation Branch:
Page 30
119   Income Taxation:
Page 30
120   "Assessment Equalization Act":
Page 31
121   Purchasing Commission:
Page 31
122   Langford Warehouse:
Page 31
123   Office Furniture and Equipment:
Page 31
124   Motor-vehicles and Accessories:
Page 31
10.00
359,185.00
1,412,060.00
*219.10
344,558.76
1,386,730.43
125   Postal Branch:
Page 32
126   Government Agents, etc. :
Page 39
* Credit. E 40
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
No.
of                                           SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Finance—Continued
127   Housing Commissioner:                                  Page 40
$7,775.00
9,000.00
15,500.00
27,500.00
123,500.00
31,500.00
915,000.00
9,210.16
1,650.00
11,100,000.00
12,000.00
200,000.00
7,440,000.00
189,000.00
22,798.85
150.00
125,000.00
4,500.00
470,195.35
1,801,544.75
$380.00
21,998.24
22,353.99
25,385.23
114,847.38
20,919.81
753,700.43
9 210.16
$7,395.00
128   Courts of Revision:                                        Page 40
$12,998.24
129   Assessment Appeal Board:                             Page 40
6,853.99
130   Printing   Public   Accounts,   Revenue   Receipts,
Bonds, etc.:                                                  Page40
2,114.77
8,652.62
10,580.19
161,299.57
131   Temporary Assistance:                                   Page 40
132   Incidentals and Contingencies:                    Page 40
133    " Civil Service Superannuation Act ":          Page 40
134   "Members of Legislative Assembly Superannuation Act ":                                                 Page 40
Main Estimates       $8,000.00
Statutory    .         1,210.16
135   "Dyking Assessment Adjustments Act, 1905":
Page 40
719.09
11,057,313.31
9,070.14
19,349.75
7,061,567.02
189,000.00
930.91
42,686.69
2,929.86
180,650.25
378,432.98
136   Grants in Aid of Local Government:          Page 40
137    "Supreme Court Act" (Sec. 33):                   Page 40
138    Salary Contingencies:                                       Page 41
139   Home-owners' Subsidy :                                    Page 41
140   Salary Revision:                                               Page 41
140a "Flood Reldzf Act":                                        Page 41
Supplementary Estimates —  $15,000.00
Statutory         7,798.85
22,798.85
115.41
100,000.00
4,129.38
470,195.35
140b Interest on Official Guardian Deposits:    Page 41
34.59
25,000.00
370.62
140c "Municipal Superannuation Act":              Page 41
Supplementary Estimates	
140d "Unclaimed Money Deposits Act":              Page 41
140e "WaterAct":                                                  Page41
Supplementary Estimates   $350,000.00
Statutory     120,195.35
140f " Toll Highways and Bridges Authority Act ":
Page 41
Supplementary Estimates   $1,800,000.00
Statutory  |             1,544.75
1,801,544.75
- PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 41
No.
of
Vote
SERVICE
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
140g
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Finance—Continued
Centennial Celebration Act ":
Supplementary Estimates   ~
Page 41
1 40h " Fort Langley Agreement Act ':
Supplementary Estimates 	
Statutory    	
Page 41
$127,000.00
291.73
140i "Power Act": Page 41
Supplementary Estimates    $150,000.00
Statutory          18,188.96
140j "Cemetery Companies Act"
Supplementary Estimates .	
Page 41
Special Warrants : Page 42
No. 1.    To authorize payment of subsidy received
from  Government  of  Canada  to  Pacific  Great
Eastern Railway Company
No. 6. Grant to Grey Cup Festivities (1957)
Committee to assist in meeting deficit incurred
in 1957 Grey Cup festivities
Nos. 7 and 10. Estimated amount of retroactive
salary increases outstanding for the period July
1, 1957, to March 31, 1958.
No. 8. Grant-in-aid to City of Prince Rupert in
relation to Wantage Road slide area disaster	
No. 31. Provincial Government share of cost of
sewer and water surveys in Kelowna unincorporated area _. _. 	
Department of Health and Welfare
141   Minister's Office:
Main Estimates ..
Page 43
142   Accounting Division :
Main Estimates 	
Page 43
143    Provincial Infirmaries:
Main Estimates 	
Page 44
144   Long-term Pediatric Care:
Main Estimates 	
Page 44
Public Health Branch
145    General Services :
Main Estimates .
Page 45
146 Cancer Control (Including Grants, etc.):   Page 45
Main Estimates ...
147 Grants to Public Health Services, Metropolitan
Areas:                                                        Page 45
Main Estimates    	
148   Grant in Aid of Arthritis Control:
Main Estimates 	
Page 45
149 Crippled Children (Federal Programme) :    Page 45
Main Estimates 	
150 Professional Training (Federal Programme) :
Page 45
Main Estimates 	
151   Public Health Research (Federal Programme) :
Page 45
Main Estimates   - 	
$1,000,000.00
127,291.73
168,188.96
2,500.00
750,000.00
1,883.75
100,000.00
15,224.33
3,000.00[
$997,956.67
127,291.73
$2,043.33
168,188.961
2,413.971
86.03
750,000.00
1,883.75
82,261.15
15,224.33
3,000.00
17,738.85
$28,219,651.88   $26,500,257.50
$31,968.00
129,394.00
582,579.00
127,000.00
$32,683.81
128,408.87
537,324.85
125,893.00
301,688.001 285,871.53
279,000.00 246,094.56
219,000.00 217,405.04
I
120,000.00
10.00
110,000.00
10.00|..
10.00|-.
$1,739,643.19
$20,248.81
$715.81
$985.13
45,254.15
1,107.00
15,816.47
32,905.44
1,594.96
10,000.00
10.00
10.00|..
I
I
I
10.00J.. E 42
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
No.
of
Vote
SERVICE
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Health and Welfare—Continued
Public Health Branch—Continued
152   Grant to G. F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre:
Page 45
Main Estimates	
153   Medical Rehabilitation (Federal Programme) :
Page 45
Main Estimates     ...
154   Rehabilitation Programme:
Main Estimates  	
Page 46
155   General Public Health (Federal Programme) :
Page 46
Main Estimates    	
156   Laboratory   and   Radiological   Services   (Federal
Programme) : Page 46
Main Estimates —   	
157    Child and Maternal Health (Federal Programmed
Page 46
Main Estimates   —	
158   Grants re Local Health Services Building Construction : Page 46
Main Estimates —    $75,000.00
Supplementary Estimates       50,000.00
159 Grant   to   British   Columbia   Medical   Research
Institute: Page 46
160
Lor*t Hf.4lth Services:
Page 47
161
Division of Laboratories:
Page 47
162
Division of Vital Statistics:
Page 48
163
Division o" Veneral Disease
Main Estimates 	
Control :
Page 48
164   Divisional Headquarters, Division of Tuberculosis Control :                                                  Page 48
Main Estimates   	
165   Travelling Clinics:
Main Estimates 	
Page 49
166   In-patient Care and Stationary Clinics:      Page 51
Main Estimates      	
167   Tuberculosis Control (Federal Programme) :
Page 51
Main Estimates    	
168   Poliomyelitis Pavilion:
Main Estimates  	
Page 52
169   Temporary Assistance:
Main Estimates	
Page 52
170   Salary Revision:
Main Estimates .
Page 52
$100,000.00
10.001-
12,000.00
10.00
10.00
10.00
125,000.00
20,000.00
756,676.00
361,652.00
254,058.00
55,186.00
77,782.00
98,039.00
1,616,925.00
10.00
262,598.00
73,800.00
323,800.00
$96,382.02
3,434.65
123,985.01
20,000.00
757,433.67
338,732.47
244,319.86
46,160.77
63,538.33
68,296.35
1,412,938.89
242,357.35
54,221.48
323,800.00
$3,617.98
10.00
8,565.35
10.00
10.00
10.00
1,014.99
22,919.53
9,738.14
9,025.23
14,243.67
29,742.65
203,986.11
10.00
20,240.65
19,578.52
$757.67 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 43
No.
of
Vote
SERVICE
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Health and Welfare—Continued
Social Welfare Branch
171    General Administration:
Main Estimates 	
Page 52
172   Family Division:
Main Estimates
Page 52
173    Field Service:
Main Estimates
Page 53
174   Medical Services Division:
Main Estimates 	
Page 53
Page 53
   $30,000.00
Supplementary Estimates     10,000.00
175   Burial of Indigents:
Main Estimates 	
176    "Residence and Responsibility Act"—Administration:                                                               Page 53
Main Estimates  — — -  	
177   Social Allowances (Including Grants, etc.):
Page 53
Main Estimates    _ $4,266,000.00
Supplementary Estimates       1,572,000.00
178    Operation of Pavilion at New Denver:       Page 53
Main Estimates  $28,000.00
Supplementary Estimates _      12,000.00
179   Medical Services, Drugs, etc. : Page 54
Main Estimates    $2,538,000.00
Supplementary Estimates         270,000.00
180   Administration, Child Welfare Division:    Page 54
Main Estimates  	
181   Maintenance of Dependent Children and Grants
to Homes : Page 54
Main Estimates      	
182   Provincial Home, Kamloops:
Main Estimates   	
Page 55
183   Industrial School for Boys, Brannen Lake
Main Estimates    	
184   Industrial School for Girls:
Main  Estimates   	
Page 55
Page 56
185 Old-age Assistance, Blind Persons' Allowances
and Disabled Persons' Allowances Board—
Administration : Page 56
Main  Estimates     $247,718.00
Supplementary Estimates         5,000.00
186   Old-age  Assistance  and  Blind  Persons'  Allowances: Page 56
Main   Estimates     $2,253,000.00
Supplementary Estimates           35,000.00
Statutory             36,452.82
$44,250.00
19,748.00
998,827.00
46,730.00
40,000.00
500.00
5,838,000.00
40,000.00
2,808,000.00
60,012.00
$40,949.25
14,699.65
1,067,954.18
47,005.30
62,056.54
30.00
6,130,308.33
38,540.57
2,814,558.80
57,349.54
1,999,100.001      2,067,183.03
104,688.00 70,765.96
249,870.00 157,880.35
252,718.00
2,324.452.82
237,828.92
2,324,452.82
$3,300.75
5,048.35
$69,127.18
275.30
22,056.54
470.00
292,308.33
1,459.43
6,558.80
2,662.46
68,083.03
33,922.04
392,726.00 353,100.77| 39,625.23
I
91,989.65
14,889.08 E 44
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
No.
of                                           SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Health and Welfare—Continued
Social Welfare Branch—Continued
187   Supplementary  Social Assistance  for  the Aged
and Handicapped:                                      Page 56
$8,144,000.00
285,000.00
476,000.00
15,675.00
194,000.00
1,104.77
134.91
25,000.00
$7,829,599.97
122,159.30
474,615.79
15,675.00
194,000.00
$314,400.03
162,840.70
1,384.21
	
188   Mothers'    Allowances    and    Mothers'    Supplementary Social Allowances :                 Page 57
189   Disabled Persons' Allowances:                   Page 57
Main  Estimates    _  $458,000.00
Supplementary Estimates             18,000.00
190   Temporary Assistance:                                   Page 57
191    Salary Revision:                                              Page 57
Statutory:                                                         Page 57
1,104.77
134.91
1,102.75
" Medical   Care   Rates   For   Welfare   Recipients
Special Warrant:                                             Page 57
No.   9.    Estimated   cost  of  sewerage   system  in
relation to Japanese project at New Denver 	
23,897.25
Department of Highways
192   Minister's Office:                                           Page 57
$30,288,761.50
$29,602,339.01
$1,146,305.15
$459,882.66
$30,388.00
1,704,334.00
13,500,000.00
408,630.00
150,000.00
25,000.00
274,711.00
189,184.00
46,100.00
1,000,000.00
164,000.00
$31,335.64
$947.64
193    General Administration:                               Page 58
Main Estimates  $1,689,334.00
1,627,563.05
13,084,022.78
371,570.90
141,536.71
28,688.98
201,987.98
166,711.72
45,842.50
951,395.81
164,000.00
$76,770.95
415,977.22
37,059.10
8,463.29
Supplementary Estimates            15,000.00
194   Roads, Bridges, Ferries, Wharves, etc.:       Page 58
Main Estimates   $13,000,000.00
Supplementary Estimates         500,000.00
195    Toll-bridge Maintenance:                                 Page 59
 	
196   Local Highways within Municipal Limits: Page 59
197   Vehicle Damage Claims, etc. :                       Page 59
Main  Estimates     $20,000.00
Supplementary   Estimates           5,000.00
72,723.02
3,688.98
198   Highway Signs, Signals, Traffic-control, etc.:
Page 59
199   Weigh-scales Operation:                                Page 60
22,472.28
257.50
48,604.19
200   Grants and Subsidies:                                     Page 60
Main  Estimates       j            $43,500.00
201   Purchase of New Equipment:                      Page 60
202   Salary Revision:                                              Page 60
$17,492,347.00
$16,814,656.07
$682,327.55
$4,636.62 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 45
No.
of                                              SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT— Continued
Department of Industrial Development,
Trade,  and  Commerce
203    Minister's Office :                                              Page 60
$3,645.00
38,809.00
37,876.00
119,952.00
137,912.00
19,583.00
9,000.00
$2,081.78
37,176.43
34,235.45
118,826.47
136,836.82
19,386.20
$1,563.22
1,632.57
3,640.55
1,125.53
1,075.18
196.80
9,000.00
12,004.51
3,209.34
204   General Administration :                                 Page 60
205    Agent-General's   Office   and   British   Columbia
House, London, England:                       Page 61
206   Bureau of Economics and Statistics:         Page 61
Main  Estimates    $115,702.00
Supplementary Estimates        4,250.00
207   Mechanical Tabulation Division:                Page 61
208   Industrial and Trade Office:                        Page 61
209   Temporary Assistance:                                   Page 62
210   Advertising and Publicity:                            Page 62
Main Estimates     $80,000.00
91,800.00
15,000.00
225,000.00
27,000.00
4,925.00
79,795.49
11,790.66
225,000.00
Supplementary Estimates _     11,800.00
211   Provincial Exhibits, British Columbia Building:
Page 62
212    Grants—British Columbia Research Council:
Page 62
Main Estimates	
213    Salary Revision:                                                 Page 62
Main Estimates	
27,000.00
Special Warrant:                                                Page 62
No.      24.      Cost   of   fare,    England    to    British
Columbia,   of  Mr.   and  Mrs.   W.   A.   McAdam
and   of   packing   and   shipping   furniture   and
salary   for  Mr.  W.  A.   McAdam  as  consultant,
October to December, 1958, inclusive 	
4,765.22
159.78
$730,502.00
$696,894.52
$33,607.48
Department of Labour
214   Minister's Office:                                              Page 62
Main Estimates     	
$25,668.00
233,912.00
16,320.00
35,398.00
374,224.00
3,631.00
126,115.00
$27,948.06
$2,280.06
215    General Administration :                                 Page 63
Main Estimates 	
217,014.15
12,836.92
32,276.02
379,041.71
3,593.09
120,102.05
$16,897.85
216   Board of Industrial Relations:                     Page 63
Main Estimates	
3,483.08
3,121.98
217   Factories Inspection:                                      Page 63
Main Estimates  	
218   Apprenticeship Branch:                                  Page 63
Main Estimates	
4,817.71
219   Trade-schools Branch:                                    Page 63
Main Estimates      . .
37.91
6,012.95
220   Labour Relations Branch:                             Page 64
	 E 46
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
No.
of
Voti
SERVICE
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
221
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Labour—Continued
"Indian Advisory Act":
Page 64
$10,036.00
5,700.00
2,250.00
29,000.00
15,500.00
$8,932.05
5,471.04
2,126.30
29,000.00
$1,103.95
228.96
123.70
222
Motor-vehicles and Accessories:
Page 64
223
Temporary Assistance:
Page 64
224
Salary Revision:
Page 64
Special Warrants:                                           Page 64
Nos.   16   and   28.     Expenses   in   connection  with
Government-supervised strike votes of employees
12,987.76
2,512.24
Department of Lands and Forests
Minister's Office:
Page 64
$877,754.00
$851,329.15
$33,522.62
$7,097.77
225
$21,862.00
94,963.00
50,950.00
135,745.00
147,818.00
23,860.00
27,700.00
345,490.00
128,188.00
305,892.00
183,004.00
336,171.00
97,325.00
20,000.00
1,500.00
100,000.00
$22,607.93
82,064.03
47,735.19
127,341.49
141,693.69
21,958.30
22,116.89
334,650.33
121,574.15
302,918.74
172,556.71
324,049.86
91,158.43
19,153.27
1,500.00
48,669.26
$745.93
226
Lands Service
General Administration:
Page 65
$12,898.97
3,214.81
8,403.51
6,124.31
1,901.70
5,583.11
10,839.67
6,613.85
2,973.26
10,447.29
12,121.14
6,166.57
846.73
51,330.74
227
Accounting Division:
Page 65
228
Lands Branch:
Page 65
229
Inspection Division:
Page 65
230
Administration, Surveys and Mapping Branch:
Page 65
231
Special Commitments:
Page 66
232
Legal Surveys Division:
Page 66
233
Geographic Division:
Page 66
234
Topographic Division:
Page 67
235
Air Division:
Page 67
236
Water Rights Branch:
Page 67
237
Hydraulic Surveys:
Page 68
238
B.C. Hydrometric Stream-gauging:
Page 68
239
Grant  to  British  Columbia  Natural  Resources
Conference:                                              Page 69
240
Fraser River Board:
Main Estimates  	
Page 69 PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 47
No.
of                                           SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Lands and Forests—Continued
Lands Service—Continued
241    "University   Endowment   Lands   Administration
Act":                                                             Page 69
$10.00
$10.00
242   Salary Revision :                                                  Page 69
119,000.00
2,404,610.00
948,530.00
430,703.00
511,647.00
170,931.00
100,468.00
97,177.00
10,000.00
52,500.00
402,392.00
2,485,840.00
4,913,670.17
570,560.00
10.00
$107,280.49
2,386,438.79
925,706.01
413,978.92
419,969.20
164,051.51
93,545.69
92,051.24
10,000.00
11,719.51
Forest Service
243   Salaries:                                                            Page 70
18,171.21
22,823.99
16,724.08
91,677.80
6,879.49
244   Expenses :                                                          Page 70
245   Reforestation and Forest Nursery :             Page 71
246   Forest Management:                                      Page 71
247   Forest Research:                                             Page72
248    Public Relations :                                               Page 72
6,922.31
249   Forest Ranger School:                                   Page 72
5,125.76
250    Grant to Canadian Forestry Association: Page 72
251    Office Furniture and Equipment:               Page 72
27,551.57
366,678.62
2,280,200.79
4,913,670.17
617,363.94
24,948.43
35,713.38
252   Engineering Services :                                     Page 73
253   Forest Protection:                                          Page 74
205,639.21
254   Fire Suppression:                                                Page 74
Main Estimates      $150,000.00
Supplementary Estimates         4,600,000.00
Statutory     .     163,670.17
255    Forest Surveys:                                                  Page74
$46,803.94
256    Scaling Fund:                                                      Page 74
10.00
209,680.76
111.07
10,000.00
257    Silviculture:                                                        Page 75
1,463,654.00
35,000.00
10,000.00
240,000.00
15,800.00
1,253,973.24
34,888.93
258    Grazing:  Range Improvement Fund:            Page 75
259   Expenses for Advisory Committees:           Page 76
260   Salary Revision:                                              Page76
167,103.19
15,800.00
72,896.81
Special Warrant:                                             Page 76
No.    2.    Compensation for loss and damages arising from unauthorized lease of lands  in Mara
Provincial Park, per agreement dated February
3,  1958            	
$17,002,970.17
$16,172,000.57
$878,519.47
$47,549.87 E 48
PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
No.
of                                           SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continued
Department of Mines
261   Minister's Office:
Page 76
$20,712.00
142,682.00
142,124.00
52,852.00
115,462.00
135,450.00
19,000.00
145,000.00
25,000.00
300.00
2,500.00
7,000.00
11,430.00
20,000.00
200.00
39,000.00
$19,700.05
133,178.17
128,206.71
44,141.77
115,490.17
119,613.70
17,989.20
105,533.30
24,850.87
53.58
978.84
5,359.26
11,246.08
8,799.74
200.00
39,000.00
$1,011.95
262   General Administration:
Page 77
9,503.83
13,917.29
8,710.23
15,836.30
1,010.80
263   Mineralogical Branch:
Page 77
264   Analytical and Assay Branch:
Page 77
265   Inspection Branch:
Page 77
$28.17
266   Petroleum and Natural Gas Conservation Branch:
Page 78
267    Grants and Subsidies:
Page 78
268   Grants in Aid of Mining Roads and Trails:
Page 78
39,466.70
149.13
246.42
1,521.16
1,640.74
183.92
11,200.26
269   Grub-staking Prospectors:
Page 78
270   Subsidy re Explosives to Assist Bona Fide Prospectors:                                                      Page 78
271   Interprovincial Committee on Mining:
Page 78
272   Incidentals and Contingencies:
Page 78
273   Temporary Assistance:
Page 78
274   "Iron and Steel Bounties Act":
Page 78
274a "Metalliferous Mines Regulation Act":
Page 78
275   Salary Revision:
Page 78
Page 79
$878,712.00
$774,341.44
$104,398.73
$28.17
Department of Municipal Affairs
276   Minister's Office:
$3,250.00
58,584.00
54,632.00
30,800.00
3,300.00
$2,125.40
57,552.35
51,972.90
30,800.00
$1,124.60
1,031.65
2,659.10
277   Municipal Branch:
Page 79
278   Regional Planning Division:
Page 79
279   Grants and Subsidies:
Page 79
280   Temporary Assistance:
Page 79
3,300.00   PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 51
No.
of                                          SERVICE
Vote
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT—Continue
Department of the Provincial Secretary—
311    "Provincial Elections Act":
i
-Continued
Page 90
$70,730.00
542.19
$71,272.19
327,871.04
460,000.00
50,000.00
40,669.75
3,605.00
564,000.00
7,880.97
2,500.00
$71,272.19
327,871.04
368,924.57
42,258.14
40,669.75
2,817.66
564,000.00
312   " Public Inquiries Act ":
Page 90
$10.00
250,000.00
77,861.04
313    Statutory Requirements pursuant to
vice Superannuation Act":
" Civil Ser-
Page 91
$60,000.00
400,000.00
$91,075.43
314   Retiring  Allowances—"Civil  Service
Other Government Employees:
Main Estimates	
Act "  and
Page 91
7 741 86
315   "Members  of Legislative Assembly J
tion Act":
Main Estimates     	
UPERANNUA-
Page 91
$40,000.00
669.75
Statutory 	
316   Temporary Assistance:
Main Estimates	
Page 91
787.34
317   Salary Revision:
Main Estimates
Page 91
Statutory:
" Civil Service Act"	
Page 91
7,880.97
2,500.00
Special Warrant:
No. 33.    Grant re British Columbia he
pionship   	
Page 91
ckey cham-
bs Act":
Page 91
$17,233,470.47
$16,212,108.52
$1,035,096.75
$13,734.80
Public Utilities Commission
318    "Public Utilities Act" and " Cemeter
Main Estimates	
$110,756.00
199,526.00
18,300.00
$106,900.14
175,634.56
18,300.00
$3,855.86
23,891.44
319    "Motor Carrier Act":
Main Estimates 	
Page 92
320   Salary Revision:
Main Estimates	
Page 92
Page 92
$328,582.00
$300,834.70
$27,747.30
	
Department of Public Works
321    Minister's Office:
Main Estimates	
$21,612.00
148,188.00
713,740.00
48,080.00
$20,000.88
133,396.54
642,435.72
44,772.54
$1,611.12
14,791.46
71,304.28
3,307.46
322   General Administration:
Page 92
323   Parliament Buildings (Maintenance) :
Page 93
324   Government House (Maintenance) :
Page 93
$43,080.00
5,000.00  PUBLIC ACCOUNTS,  1958/59
E 53
No.
of
Vote
SERVICE
Total
Appropriation
Expended
Unexpended
Over-
expended
CURRENT ACCOUNT— Continued
Department of Recreation and Conservation—Continued
343   Provincial Parks Branch:                                Page 99
$868,946.00
80,000.00
76,500.00
$894,386.88
76,989.54
76,500.00
$25,440.88
344
Youth Training Programme :                           Page 99
$3,010.46
345
Salary Revision:                                               Page 99
Hospital Insurance Service
Hospital Insurance Service:                           Page 99
Main Estimates ~.                  $28,984,482.00
$2,294,893.00
$2,304,318.95
$25,832.87
$35,258.82
346
1
$31,S62,224.56| $31,254,784.26
$607,440.30
Supplementary Estimates      2,800,000.00
Special Warrant No. 29            77,742.56
Capital Expenditure out of Income
Trans-Canada Highway:                                 Page 100
347
$17,870,000.00
27,130,000.00
1,700,000.00
100,000.00
720,000.00
105,000.00
1,500,000.00
50,000.00
5,000,000.00
280,000.00
25,000.00
200,000.00
1,000,000.00
450,000.00
7,500.00
$10,763,019.53
23,117,902.78
1,295,399.07
26,743.64
727,892.16
104,079.04
249,855.10
12,007.53
2,975,868.63
254,394.59
25,000.00
$7,106,980.47
4,012,097.22
404,600.93
73,256.36
348
Roads, Bridges, and Ferries:                         Page 101
349
Forest-development Roads:                           Page 102
350
Forestry Administration Buildings:            Page 102
351
Park Development:                                           Page 102
$7,892.16
352
Game Conservation Projects:                      Page 102
Main Estimates  $100,000.00
920.96
1,250,144.90
37,992.47
353
Mining-roads:                                                      Page 102
354
Iron-ore Surveys:                                           Page 102
355
Construction of Provincial Buildings :       Page 102
2,024,131.37
25,605.41
356
Water Investigations and Power Studies:   Page 103
357
Assistance  to  Improvement Districts  under the
" Water Act ":                                            Page 103
358
Assistance to B.C. Fruitlands Irrigation District:
Page 103
158,964.18
1,000,000.00
269,652.72
7,445.34
41,035.82
359
University Endowment Lands:                    Page 103
360
Development and Construction of Housing Projects:                                                          Page 103
180,347.28
54.66
361
Renovations to British Columbia House, London,
England:                                                      Page 103 

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