Senate debates

Wednesday, 5 December 2018


Galilee Basin (Coal Prohibition) Bill 2018; First Reading

3:47 pm

Photo of Larissa WatersLarissa Waters (Queensland, Australian Greens) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That the following bill be introduced: A Bill for an Act to prohibit the mining of thermal coal in the Galilee Basin, and for related purposes.

Question agreed to.

I present the bill and move:

That this bill may proceed without formalities and be now read a first time.

Question agreed to.

Bill read a first time.