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Thursday 21 June 2018

This afternoon, at Government House, His Excellency the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland, received Mr Neil Laurie, Clerk of the Parliament, for the presentation of two Bills to which the Governor granted Assent:

Revenue Legislation Amendment Act 2018

A Bill for an Act to amend the Duties Act 2001, the First Home Owners Grant Act 2000, the Land Tax Act 2010, the Land Tax Regulation 2010, the Mineral Resources Act 1989, the Payroll Tax Act 1971, the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004, the Taxation Administration Act 2001 and the Taxation Administration Regulation 2012 for particular purposes.

Betting Tax Act 2018

A Bill for an Act to impose a tax on betting operators, and to amend this Act, the Interactive Gambling (Player Protection) Act 1998, the Taxation Administration Act 2001, the Taxation Administration Regulation 2012, the Wagering Act  1998 and the legislation mentioned in schedule 2 for particular purposes.