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Friday 29 March 2019

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 two Bills, to which the Governor granted assent:

Land, Explosives and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Aboriginal Land Act 1991, the Cape York Peninsula Heritage Act 2007, the Explosives Act 1999, the Explosives Regulation 2017, the Foreign Ownership of Land Register Act 1988, the Land Act 1994, the Land and Other Legislation Amendment Act 2017, the Land Regulation 2009, the Land Title Act 1994, the Mineral and Energy Resources (Common Provisions) Act 2014, the Mineral Resources Act 1989, the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004, the State Penalties Enforcement Regulation 2014, the Torres Strait Islander Land Act 1991 and the legislation mentioned in schedule 1 for particular purposes.

Nature Conservation (Special Wildlife Reserves) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2019

A Bill for an Act to amend the Biodiscovery Act 2004, the Environmental Offsets Act 2014, the Environmental Protection Act 1994, the Forestry Act 1959, the Fossicking Act 1994, the Land Act 1994, the Land Title Act 1994, the Mineral Resources Act 1989, the Mineral Resources Regulation 2013, the Nature Conservation Act 1992 and the Vegetation Management Act 1999 for particular purposes.