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Friday 09 November 2018
This morning, at Government House, Acting Governor, the Honourable Chief Justice Catherine Holmes, received the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland, the Honourable Curtis Pitt MP, Clerk of the Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie, and Sergeant-at-Arms, Mr Michael Watkins, for the presentation of two Appropriation Bills and three Bills, to which the Acting Governor granted Assent:
Appropriation (Parliament) Act (No. 2) 2018
An Act authorising the Treasurer to pay an amount from the consolidated fund for the Legislative Assembly and parliamentary service for the financial year starting 1 July 2017.
Appropriation Act (No. 2) 2018
An Act authorising the Treasurer to pay amounts from the consolidated fund for particular departments for the financial year starting 1 July 2017.
Revenue and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2018
An Act to amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities (Justice, Land and Other Matters) Act 1984, the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Act 2003, the Acquisition of Land Act 1967, the Cross River Rail Delivery Authority Act 2016, the Duties Act 2001, the Duties Regulation 2013, the Land Tax Act 2010, the Payroll Tax Act 1971, the Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000, the State Penalties Enforcement Act 1999, the State Penalties Enforcement Amendment Act 2017, the Taxation Administration Act 2001, the Torres Strait Islander Cultural Heritage Act 2003 and the Victims of Crime Assistance Act 2009 for particular purposes.
Mines Legislation (Resources Safety) Amendment Act 2018
An Act to amend the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999, the Coal Mining Safety and Health Regulation 2017, the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 and the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Regulation 2017 for particular purposes.
Crime and Corruption and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2018
An Act to amend the Ambulance Service Act 1991, the Crime and Corruption Act 2001, the Director of Public Prosecutions Act 1984, the Fire and Emergency Services Act 1990, the Ombudsman Act 2001, the Police Service Administration Act 1990, the Public Service Act 2008 and the Public Service Regulation 2018 for particular purposes.