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Nuclear Facilities Prohibition Act 2007 – 1 November 2013

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Nuclear Facilities Prohibition Act 2007 – 1 November 2013

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A person must not construct or operate a nuclear facility. If the Commonwealth supports a nuclear facility in Queensland, a Minister must take steps for the conduct of a plebiscite in Queensland to obtain the views of the people of Queensland about the construction of a prohibited nuclear facility in Queensland – see section 21 of the Act. For the definition of ‘nuclear facility’, refer to the Schedule of the Act.

  • Sections 6, 7, 8, 9, 21, Schedule
Reason for law

To help protect the health, safety and welfare of the people of Queensland. (Section 3)

Relevant links

Environment and pollution laws [Queensland Government]





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