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Wednesday, 9 March 1977


Mr Kevin Cairns (LILLEY, QUEENSLAND) -I give notice that on general business Thursday No. 5, 1 shall move:

That this House is of the opinion that in all future environmental investigations involving industrial and rnining projects any recommendation to terminate, phase out or to alter the project be rejected unless the following conditions are satisfied:

(   a ) the national economic effects of the recommendation have been evaluated in terms of their detrimental effects on employment, income and population support;

(   b ) the regional and State economic effects of the recommendation have been evaluated in terms of their detrimental effects on employment, income and population support;

(c)   where an export industry is involved the ability of that industry to contribute towards the balance of trade and the balance of payments has been evaluated; and

(d)   alternative and viable proposals have been made to compensate for the industry or the project recommended to be terminated or phased out.

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