Uranium Mining Ban Petition
Extract from Hansard [ASSEMBLY – Tuesday, 16 June 2009]
<MS A.S. CARLES (Fremantle) [3.18 pm]: I present the following petition signed by 2 855 petitioners.
To the Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of the Parliament of Western Australia in Parliament assembled. We, the undersigned residents of Western Australia are opposed to uranium mining. We ask the Legislative Assembly to recognise the unacceptable risk to the community and the environment posed by uranium mining and to immediately reinstate the ban on uranium mining in Western Australia. Your petitioners as in duty bound, will ever pray. [See petition 78.]