Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Benefit to Australia) Bill 2020

June 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021
ISBN: 978-1-76093-249-7

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Chapter 1—Introduction

  Referral of the inquiry
  Purpose of the bill
  Provisions of the Bill
  Legislative Scrutiny
  Conduct of the inquiry

Chapter 2—Views on the bill

  Retention leases
  Decommissioning costs
  Domestic gas reserve obligations
  Committee view

Dissenting Report by Senator Patrick : Deja vu - Australia's Resources, Australia's Benefit

  Intent of the bill
  Industry v Australians
  Domestic Gas Reserve

Additional comments by Pauline Hanson's One Nation

  18 June 2021 public hearing

Appendix 1—Submissions and additional information

Appendix 2—Public hearings

Committee Secretariat contact:

Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3540