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A Bill for an Act to amend the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003, and for related purposes
Administered by: Industry and Science
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Registered 02 Mar 2015
Introduced HR 26 Feb 2015
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2013‑2014‑2015

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment (Miscellaneous Matters) Bill 2015

 

No.      , 2015

 

(Industry and Science)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003, and for related purposes

  

  


Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedules............................................................................................ 2

Schedule 1—Amendments                                                                                                3

Part 1—Boundary‑change petroleum exploration permits                         3

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003              3

Part 2—NOPSEMA inspectors                                                                                4

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003              4

 


A Bill for an Act to amend the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1  Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment (Miscellaneous Matters) Act 2015.

2  Commencement

             (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.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedule 1, Part 1

At the same time as Division 2 of Part 4 of Schedule 1 to the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Matters) Act 2015 commences.

 

3  Schedule 1, Part 2

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

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.

             (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.

3  Schedules

                   Legislation 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.

Schedule 1Amendments

Part 1Boundary‑change petroleum exploration permits

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003

1  Subsection 10E(7)

Insert:

boundary‑change petroleum exploration permit has the same meaning as in the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006.

2  Subsection 10E(7) (after paragraph (b) of the definition of eligible title)

Insert:

                   (ba)  a boundary‑change petroleum exploration permit; or

Part 2NOPSEMA inspectors

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Act 2003

3  Section 3

Insert:

NOPSEMA inspector has the same meaning as in the Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Act 2006.

4  Section 3 (definition of OHS inspector)

Repeal the definition.

5  Paragraph 5(1)(b)

Omit “an OHS inspector”, substitute “a NOPSEMA inspector”.

6  Paragraph 6(1)(b)

Omit “an OHS inspector”, substitute “a NOPSEMA inspector”.

7  Paragraphs 9(1)(b) and (g)

Omit “an OHS inspector”, substitute “a NOPSEMA inspector”.

8  Paragraphs 10(1)(b) and (g)

Omit “an OHS inspector”, substitute “a NOPSEMA inspector”.