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Friday 30 November 2018

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

Mineral and Energy Resources (Financial Provisioning) Act 2018

An Act to establish a financial provisioning scheme to deal with the environmental impacts of resource activities, and to amend this Act, the Environmental Protection Act 1994, the Mineral and Energy Resources (Common Provisions) Act 2014, the Mineral Resources Act 1989, the Right to Information Act 2009 and the State Development and Public Works Organisation Act 1971 for particular purposes.