Title Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (National Regulator) Bill 2011
Database Bills & Legislation
Long Title a Bill for an Act to amend the [itals]Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006[eitals], and for other purposes
Date 15-09-2011 09:44 AM
Source House of Reps
Parl No. 43
Bill Number 92/11
Bill Type Government
Portfolio Resources and Energy
Reps Bill Code M
Status Act
System Id legislation/bills/r4589_aspassed/0000


Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (National Regulator) Bill 2011
</head> <body lang="EN-AU" link="blue" vlink="purple"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="Session">2010‑2011</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">The Parliament of the</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt">Commonwealth of Australia</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:14.0pt"> </span></p> <p class="House">HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Reading">As passed by both Houses</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><a name="ConfidenceBlock"/><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:9.5pt"> </span></p> <p class="ShortT">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (National Regulator) Bill 2011</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="Actno">No.      , 2011</p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> <p class="LongT">A Bill for an Act to amend the <i>Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006</i>, and for other purposes</p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmSchNo"> </span><span class="CharAmSchText"> </span></p> <p class="MsoHeader"><span class="CharAmPartNo"> </span><span class="CharAmPartText"> </span></p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection2"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:18.0pt">Contents</span></p> <p class="MsoToc5"><a name="BKCheck15B_1"/>1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1</p> <p class="MsoToc5">3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 4</p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 1—Amendments relating to payments to the States and the Northern Territory<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">        </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">5</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 2—General amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt; font-weight:normal">                                                                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">6</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—General amendments<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                  </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">6</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">6</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Amendments relating to registration fees<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                    </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">123</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">123</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 3—Transitional provisions commencing on Royal Assent<span style="font-size:9.0pt">          </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">125</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 4—Transitional provisions commencing on Proclamation<span style="font-size:9.0pt">           </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">129</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 3—Amendments relating to annual fees<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                        </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">136</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—Repeal of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Annual Fees) Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt">       </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">136</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Annual Fees) Act 2006 <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">136</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Consequential amendments<span style="font-size: 9.0pt">                                                                 </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">137</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">137</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 3—Application and transitional provisions<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">139</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 4—Amendments relating to registration fees<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                             </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">140</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 1—Repeal of the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Registration Fees) Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                                                                                                           </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">140</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Registration Fees) Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">              </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">140</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 2—Consequential amendments<span style="font-size: 9.0pt">                                                                 </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">141</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">141</span></p> <p class="MsoToc7">Part 3—Application and transitional provisions<span style="font-size:9.0pt">                                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt">144</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 5—Technical amendments<span style="font-size: 9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                                                     </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">146</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">146</span></p> <p class="MsoToc6">Schedule 6—Amendments relating to directions<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">                                           </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-weight:normal">147</span></p> <p class="MsoToc9">Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006<span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">                         </span> <span style="font-size:9.0pt;font-style:normal">147</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal"> </p> </div> <span style="font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <div class="WordSection3"> <p class="Page1">A Bill for an Act to amend the <i>Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006</i>, and for other purposes</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-top:12.0pt;line-height:normal"> <span style="font-size:16.0pt">The Parliament of Australia enacts:</span></p> <opc-section depth="0" ref="1fe5b163b59c477a889cacba3ce2faad" title="1  Short title"><a name="1fe5b163b59c477a889cacba3ce2faad"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc303942418"><span class="CharSectno">1</span>  Short title</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    This Act may be cited as the <i>Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment</i> <i>(National Regulator) Act 2011</i>.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="6b1199b2ede944d085de3c033c11a748" title="2  Commencement"><a name="6b1199b2ede944d085de3c033c11a748"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc303942419"><span class="CharSectno">2</span>  Commencement</a></p> <p class="subsection">              (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.</p> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> <table class="MsoNormalTable" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" width="474" style="margin-left:5.35pt;border-collapse:collapse;border:none"> <thead> <tr> <td width="474" colspan="3" valign="top" style="width:355.55pt;border-top:solid windowtext 1.5pt; border-left:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt;border-right:none; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"><b>Commencement information</b></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"><b>Column 1</b></p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom: solid windowtext 1.0pt;padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"><b>Column 2</b></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"><b>Column 3</b></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"> <b>Provision(s)</b></p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom: solid windowtext 1.5pt;padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"> <b>Commencement</b></p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext" style="page-break-after:avoid"> <b>Date/Details</b></p> </td> </tr> </thead> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">2.  Schedule 1</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The later of:</p> <p class="Tablea">(a) 1 July 2011; and</p> <p class="Tablea">(b) the first day of the month next following the month in which this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">3.  Schedule 2, Parts 1 and 2</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.</p> <p class="Tabletext">However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 12 months beginning on the day this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the day after the end of that period.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">4.  Schedule 2, Part 3</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">5.  Schedule 2, Part 4</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 3.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">6.  Schedule 3</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">At the same time as the provision(s) covered by table item 3.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">7.  Schedule 4</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The later of:</p> <p class="Tablea">(a) the day after the end of the period of 24 months beginning at the commencement of Schedule 1 to this Act; and</p> <p class="Tablea">(b) the 15th day of the month next following the month in which the total of the amounts received by the Commonwealth:</p> <p class="Tablei">(i) under the <i>Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Registration Fees) Act 2006</i>; and</p> <p class="Tablei">(ii) after the commencement of Schedule 1 to this Act;</p> <p class="Tablea">      reaches:</p> <p class="Tablei">(iii) $30.6 million; or</p> <p class="Tablei">(iv) if the Minister, by notice in the <i>Gazette</i>, specifies a lesser amount—that lesser amount.</p> <p class="Tabletext">The Minister must not specify an amount unless, in the Minister’s opinion, the amount represents the total amount of costs and expenses incurred by:</p> <p class="Tablea">(a) the Commonwealth, the National Offshore Petroleum Safety Authority, and the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority, in connection with the expansion of the functions of the National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority; and</p> <p class="Tablea">(b) the Commonwealth in connection with the establishment of the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator;</p> <p class="Tabletext">before the end of the 6‑month period that began at the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 2 to this Act.</p> <p class="Tabletext">The Minister must announce by notice in the <i>Gazette</i> the day the provision(s) commenced.</p> <p class="Tabletext">A notice under this table item is not a legislative instrument.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"><span style="background:yellow"> </span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">8.  Schedule 5</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">At the same time as item 8 of Schedule 1 to the <i>Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Legislation Amendment Act 2009</i> commenced.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.0pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">9 October 2009</p> </td> </tr> <tr style="page-break-inside:avoid"> <td width="113" valign="top" style="width:3.0cm;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">9.  Schedule 6</p> </td> <td width="255" valign="top" style="width:191.4pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext">The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.</p> </td> <td width="105" valign="top" style="width:79.1pt;border:none;border-bottom:solid windowtext 1.5pt; padding:0cm 5.35pt 0cm 5.35pt"> <p class="Tabletext"> </p> </td> </tr> </table> <p class="notetext"><span style="layout-grid-mode:line">Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.</span></p> <p class="subsection">              (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this Act.</p> </opc-section><opc-section depth="0" ref="af462b76acb543f6bcb0dde3217c426f" title="3  Schedule(s)"><a name="af462b76acb543f6bcb0dde3217c426f"/><p class="ActHead5"><a name="_Toc303942420"><span class="CharSectno">3</span>  Schedule(s)</a></p> <p class="subsection">                    Each Act that is specified in a Schedule to this Act is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this Act has effect according to its terms.</p> <span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif""><br clear="all" style="page-break-before:always"/></span> <p class="PageBreak"> </p> </opc-section><?DMS-Include seriesId="4815a32f-c068-61dc-8698-b3843539fb1e"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="e048c99b-12fa-4092-e35c-d239d8f0bbc0"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="ae0595f5-7ae9-c088-ba16-988e61d1e5da"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="31c41537-84d3-c6e2-ac21-e72de29bb799"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="bfa4e83d-f47c-6f82-ff16-92ba36153967"?><?DMS-Include seriesId="334dc2da-ae75-eec5-a77f-db56e052201f"?></div> </body> </div></div></body></html>