Qld passes emergency legislation to protect mining industry

THE Queensland government has passed emergency legislation to ensure mining leases already granted to industry remain valid.

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Resources Minister Scott Stewart.

The parliament passed the Resources and Other Legislation Amendment Bill to ensure mining and oil and gas leases were considered legally valid.