About this inquiry

The private senator’s bill proposes to make gas or coal mining activities undertaken without prior written authorisation from landholders unlawful and would ban constitutional corporations from engaging in hydraulic fracturing operations (fracking) for coal seam gas, shale gas and tight gas.

Inquiry Status

Report tabled


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Public Hearings

Past Public Hearings and Transcripts

27 Jul 2015BRISBANE, QLD(HTML & PDF)PDF: Public (27/07/2015) 26582PDF Format
28 Jul 2015CANBERRA, ACT(HTML & PDF)PDF: Public (28/07/2015) 26583PDF Format
25 Aug 2015TAMWORTH, NSW(HTML & PDF)PDF: Public hearing (25/08/2015) 26672PDF Format
09 Sep 2015CANBERRA, ACT(HTML & PDF)PDF: Public hearing (9/09/2015) 26706PDF Format