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Thursday 25 October 2018

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

Termination of Pregnancy Act 2018

An Act about the termination of pregnancies, and to amend this Act, the Criminal Code, the Evidence Act 1977, the Guardianship and Administration Act 2000, the Penalties and Sentences Act 1992, the Police Powers and Responsibilities Act 2000, and the Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995 for particular purposes 

Mineral, Water and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2018

An Act to amend the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999, the Geothermal Energy Act 2010, the Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2009, the Mineral and Energy Resources (Common Provisions) Act 2014, the Mineral Resources Act 1989, the Mineral Resources Regulation 2013, the Petroleum Act 1923, the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 and the Water Act 2000 for particular purposes.