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4/5/2019 Member News
Motion for release of documents related to seismic testing near Newcastle defeated in Senate

Motion for release of documents related to seismic testing near Newcastle defeated in Senate

By The Herald

A call for documents to be released related to the plan for seismic testing off the coast of Newcastle has been rejected in the Senate.

The Greens made the move in Canberra on budget day, raising a motion in the upper house to have all correspondence, advice and briefing notes to and from the resources minister, environment minister and National Offshore Petroleum Safety and Environmental Management Authority regarding Petroleum Exploration Permit 11 tabled by April 15.
 

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https://www.theherald.com.au/story/5994484/greens-bid-for-seismic-documents-rejected-in-the-senate/