Additional salaries paid to certain Members

4.40Under the Ministerial and other Salaries Act 1975, the Speaker, Ministers of the Crown, the Leader of the Opposition and Opposition Whips receive a salary which was set down by the Act and which can be and has been amended by Order in Council, following a resolution of both Houses, or in the case of the Speaker by a resolution of the Commons. All those in receipt of an additional salary are entitled to receive a full salary as a Member of Parliament.