Supplementary Order Paper No 95

No 95

House of Representatives

Supplementary Order Paper

Tuesday, 14 August 2012

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Bill

Proposed amendments

Charles Chauvel, in Committee, to move the following amendments:

Clause 103

In clause 103(1), replace High Court (line 21 on page 77) with Environment Court.

In clause 103(2), replace High Court (line 28 on page 77) with Environment Court.

In clause 103(2A), replace High Court (line 2 on page 78) with Environment Court.

Delete clause 103(3) (lines 5 and 6 on page 78).

Explanatory note

This Supplementary Order Paper amends clause 103 to ensure appeals are taken to the Environment Court. The restriction in clause 103(3) to appeals on a question of law is also removed to allow the Court to hear issues of both fact and law.