Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Climate Change Trigger) Bill 2005

Type
Private
Sponsor
ALBANESE, Anthony, MP 
Originating house
House of Representatives 
Status
Not Proceeding 
Parliament no
41
Summary
Amends the
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
  to include climate change as a matter of national environmental significance, thereby ensuring that major new projects, which lead to the emission of more than 500 000 tonnes of carbon dioxide or carbon dioxide equivalent per year, are assessed for their climate change impact as part of any environmental assessment process. 

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House of Representatives
05 Sep 2005Introduced and read a first time
27 Mar 2006Removed from the Notice Paper in accordance with (SO 42)

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