Report 163

Report 163 - Paris Agreement, Kyoto Protocol - Doha Amendment

On Monday, 7 November 2016, the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties tabled Report 163: Paris Agreement, Kyoto Protocol - Doha Amendment.

© Commonwealth of Australia 2016

ISBN 978-1-74366-540-4 (Printed version)

ISBN 978-1-74366-541-1 (HTML version)

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View the report as separate downloadable chapters/appendixes:

Preliminary pages
Executive Summary 

(PDF 138KB)

Abbreviations, Members, Resolution of Appointment, List of recommendations
(PDF 198KB)

Chapter 1: Introduction
Purpose of the report, Conduct of the Committee's review

(PDF 139KB)

Chapter 2: Overview
Introduction, Background, Overview and national interest summary, Reasons for Australia to take the proposed treaty actions, Obligations, Implementation, Costs

(PDF 234KB)

Chapter 3: Review and Analysis
Introduction, Impact of climate change on Australia, Text of the Paris Agreement, Australia's targets, Implementation, Review, Ratification, Conclusion

(PDF 254KB)

End Matter
A Submissions
B Exhibits
C Witnesses

(PDF 143KB)

Additional Comments - Australian Greens

(PDF 115KB)

Additional Comments - Mr Josh Wilson MP, Senator Jenny McAllister, the Hon Michael Danby MP, Ms Susan Templeman MP (PDF 194KB

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