The Land, Water and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 (Qld) proposes to amend the Petroleum Act 1923 (Qld) and the Petroleum and Gas (Production and Safety) Act 2004 (Qld). The Bill was introduced into the House of Assembly on 5 March 2013 and among other things, proposes to address safety issues associated with converting petroleum wells to water supply bores. The amendment addresses issues such as who can convert a petroleum well into a water supply bore, when a petroleum well becomes a water supply bore, and safety and environmental matters that arise during the conversion process.