Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Climate Trigger) Bill 2022

On 8 September 2022 the Senate referred the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Climate Trigger) Bill 2022 [No. 2] to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 28 February 2023

The close date for submissions is 13th October 2022.

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
ec.sen@aph.gov.au

About this inquiry

The Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Climate Trigger) Bill 2022 seeks to amend the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) to introduce a climate trigger to contribute to Australia fulfilling its obligations under the Climate Change Conventions through thorough environmental assessment of emissions-intensive activities.

Track Inquiry

Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed

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