Legislative Council: Tuesday, June 14, 2022


Nuclear Waste

In reply to the Hon. T.A. FRANKS (3 May 2022).

The Hon. C.M. SCRIVEN (Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development, Minister for Forest Industries): The Minister for Energy and Mining has advised the following:

The Environment, Resources and Development Committee of the South Australian parliament will consider its obligations arising from the commonwealth minister's site declaration under section 14 of the Nuclear Waste Storage Facility (Prohibition) Act 2000 to inquire into, consider and report on the likely impact of the National Radioactive Waste Management Facility on the environment and socio-economic wellbeing of all South Australians.