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Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Legislation Amendment Bill 2009


Type
Government
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Assent
Portfolio
Resources and Energy

Summary

Amends the: Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006 in relation to: granting certain access authorities; declaring locations from the Designated Authority to Joint Authority; granting scientific investigation consents; the notification of discovery of petroleum in production license areas; datum provisions and the relabelling of title areas and blocks; duty of care offences; consent to operate a pipeline; requirements for data management plans; titleholder responsibilities in relation to drilling safety; and the registration and transfers of, and dealings in, petroleum titles; Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1997 to add the Western Australian mirror legislation to the Act; and Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006, Archives Act 1983, Freedom of Information Act 1982 and Privacy Act 1988 in relation to Commissions of inquiry into significant offshore incidents. Also makes minor technical corrections to five other Acts.

Progress of bill

For committee reference information, please see the Notes section at the end of this page.

House of Representatives
Introduced and read a first time 19/03/09  
Second reading moved 19/03/09  
Referred to Main Committee 12/05/09  
Second reading debate 25/06/09  
Second reading debate 09/09/09  
Second reading agreed to 09/09/09  
Consideration in detail debate 09/09/09 Amendment details: 3 government agreed to
Reported from Main Committee 09/09/09  
Third reading agreed to 09/09/09  
     
Senate
Introduced and read a first time 15/09/09  
Second reading moved 15/09/09  
Second reading debate 17/09/09  
Second reading agreed to 17/09/09  
Committee of the Whole debate 17/09/09  
Third reading agreed to 17/09/09  
     
Text of bill as passed both Houses 17/09/09  
Assent 08/10/09 Act no.: 102 of 2009
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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  • As passed by both Houses

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Further supplementary explanatory memorandum

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  • Revised explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

House of Representatives
  • Government [sheet BE225]

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  • Government [sheet BE207]

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Senate
  • Australian Greens [sheet 5934]
SIEWERT, Sen Rachel

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Schedules of amendments

  • Main Committee Schedule

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Notes