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The Australian Government has abolished the carbon tax, with effect from 1 July 2014.
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Jul
2014
The Department is seeking public comment on a draft assessment bilateral agreement with Tasmania. Comments close 15 August 2014
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Jul
2014
The Minister for the Environment has published the annual list of classes of products the Minister is proposing to consider, during the next financial year, for some form of accreditation or regulation under the Product Stewardship Act 2011.
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Jul
2014
In his role as Commissioner, Mr Gregory Andrews will bring a new national focus to the conservation efforts for Australia’s endangered native flora and fauna.
02
Jul
2014
The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on: Natural Temperate Grassland of the South Eastern Highlands and New England Tablelands (listing review for NTG of the Southern Tablelands) ecological community assessment. Comment...
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Jun
2014
The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on the listing assessments of three ecological communities in the Sydney Basin Bioregion: Castlereagh Scribbly Gum and Agnes Banks Woodlands of the Sydney Basin Bioregion ...
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Jun
2014
The Threatened Species Scientific Committee is seeking comments on the assessment of two species. The public consultation period closes 8 August 2014.
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Jun
2014
One of Australia’s internationally important wetlands will receive a boost with environmental water being made available to improve the health of the Hattah Lakes Ramsar site.
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Jun
2014
The Australian Government reintroduced a package of bills on 23 June 2014 to repeal the carbon tax.
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Jun
2014
On 18 June 2014 the Government introduced to Parliament a bill to implement the Emissions Reduction Fund. The Carbon Farming Initiative Amendment Bill 2014 will expand the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011.
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Jun
2014

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