Barrow Island Amendment Bill 2015

Bill No.87

SynopsisThis Bill amends the Barrow Island Act 2003 to enable the State to indemnify the Gorgon Joint Venturers for post-closure common law liability claims by independent third parties arising from the CO-2 injection project.

StatusAssented to 05/08/2015
Royal Assent given 8 May 2015 as Act No. 13 of 2015. For details refer to the Commencement Clause of the Bill (see also Assent and Commencement information for Acts)

Current Bill


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Legislative Assembly DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/18/2015  
First Reading 03/18/2015  
Second Reading 03/18/2015  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 03/26/2015  
Consideration in Detail 03/26/2015  
Third Reading 03/26/2015  

Legislative Council DateNote No.Related Documents
Introduced 03/26/2015  
First Reading 03/26/2015  
Second Reading 03/26/2015  
Second Reading Speech   
Second Reading Agreed 04/23/2015  
Committee of the whole 04/23/2015  
Third Reading 05/05/2015  

Bill declared urgent in the Legislative Assembly under Standing Order 168(2) on 25/03/2015.