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Name: Coal Mining Safety and Health Act, 1999 (No. 39 of 1999).
Country: Australia - Queensland
Subject(s): Mining and quarrying workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1999-09-02
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 155 p.
ISN: AUS-1999-L-54185
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 155 p.
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel, Queensland, Australia PDF of Act as current to 28 September 2017 PDF of Act as current to 28 September 2017 (consulted on 2015-01-12)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation regarding management and occupational health and safety in coal mines. S. 272 prohibits the employment of persons under the age of 16 in undeground mines. Repeals the Coal Mining Act 1925 and the Coal Mining Amendment Act 1928.
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