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Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
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About this inquiry

The Committee has been requested to review the Bills and gather evidence on matters including the:

  • potential impacts of delegating environmental approval powers to state and territory governments;
  • maintenance of high environmental standards;
  • benefits of streamlining and reducing red tape; and
  • potential impacts of cost-recovery on environmental assessment and approval processes, including budgetary impact, cost impacts for proponents and impacts on process timing.

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