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Christmas Island Mineral Field Proclamation 2019

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Proclamations/Other as made
This proclamation revokes the Proclamation under section 16 (WA) (CI) and proclaims the Territory of Christmas Island to be a mineral field, allowing phosphate mining on Christmas Island to operate in accord with the law.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Registered 02 Apr 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR03-Apr-2019
Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019

Commonwealth Coat of Arms of Australia

 

Christmas Island Mineral Field Proclamation 2019

 

I, SUSSAN PENELOPE LEY, Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories, acting under section 8G of the Christmas Island Act 1958 and paragraph 16(1)(a) of the Mining Act 1978 (WA)(CI):

(a)    Revoke the Proclamation under section 16 (WA) (CI); and

(b)   Proclaim the Territory of Christmas Island to be a mineral field.

This Proclamation commences on the day after this Proclamation is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

 

 

 

 

Dated              28                    March 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUSSAN LEY

Assistant Minister for Regional Development and Territories