Green bill not fit

A REVIEW of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act has found the legislation is not fit to address current or future environmental challenges.

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The interim report found regulation could be efficient and effective in safeguarding the environment and communities while supporting the growth of the minerals industry.

According to an interim report by inquiry chairman Graeme Samuel, the act "does not enable the Commonwealth to protect and conserve environmental matters that are important for the nation" and adds

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