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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Moratorium on Aquifer Drilling Connected with Coal Seam Gas Extraction) Bill 2013


Type
Private
Originating house
House of Representatives
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
KATTER, Bob, Jnr, MP

Summary

Amends the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to: place a two year moratorium on aquifer drilling connected with coal seam gas extraction; and impose penalties for any contravention.

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 11/02/13  
Lapsed at dissolution 05/08/13  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes