Progress report

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Climate Trigger) Bill 2020

16 April 2021

© Commonwealth of Australia 2021

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On 27 February 2020, the Senate referred the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Climate Trigger) Bill 2020 to the Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 14 October 2020.

On 26 March 2020, the reporting date was extended to the second sitting Wednesday of 2021.

On 11 December 2020, the reporting date was extended 11 May 2021.

The committee requests an extension of time to report until 20 October 2021 to allow it to consider the evidence received and to conclude its deliberations.

Yours sincerely

Senator the Hon David Fawcett
Chair

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818
ec.sen@aph.gov.au