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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Control of Power Station Emissions) Bill 2008


Type
Private
Originating house
Senate
Status
Not Proceeding
Sponsor
ALLISON, Lyn

Summary

Amends the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to: provide for a set greenhouse gas emission intensity threshold to apply to all new power stations and require the responsible minister to approve the operation or construction of those power stations which meet this condition; establish a monitoring regime; and includes offence and penalty provisions.

Progress of bill

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Senate
Introduced and read a first time 19/06/08  
Second reading moved 19/06/08  
Lapsed at end of Parliament 28/09/10  
     

Text of bill

  • First reading

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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum

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Second reading speeches


Proposed amendments

No proposed amendments have been circulated.

Schedules of amendments

Bills Digest



Notes