Barrow Island Bill 2003


Bill No.230

SynopsisThe purpose of this Bill is to -
  1. Ratify and authorise the implementation of an agreement between the State and the Gorgon Joint Venturers for a gas processing and infrastructure project; minimise environmental disturbance on Barrow island; and provide for the support of conservation programs in similar bioregions.
  2. With the approval of the appropriate Ministers, allow the grant of titles, totalling no more than 300 hectares of uncleared land for gas processing project purposes on Barrow island, over the class A nature reserve (No 11648) which covers the land; and
  3. Allow the underground injection and disposal of carbon dioxide on Barrow Island.

StatusAssented to 11/20/2003
This Act came into operation on Royal Assent - Royal Assent given 20 Nov 2003 as Act No. 61 of 2003

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Progress

Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 09/16/2003  
First Reading 09/16/2003  
Second Reading 09/16/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 10/14/2003  
Consideration in Detail 10/15/2003  
Amendments adopted 10/16/2003  
Third Reading 10/16/2003  


Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
First Reading 10/17/2003  
Second Reading 10/17/2003  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 11/13/2003  
Committee of the whole 11/14/2003  
Third Reading 11/14/2003