Country:Australia
Year:2000
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Regulatory Instruments
Policy Target:
Agency:Environment Australia
Legal References:Discussion Paper - Greenhouse Trigger under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, November 2000
Description:The government is considering a proposal for a "greenhouse trigger under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 2000, which would allow the federal government to exercise greater control over approvals for any project which emitte more than 500,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent a year.
Related policies:Greenhouse Trigger Consultation Paper

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