In response to industry feedback, the Queensland Government has included temporary amendments to the Environmental Protection Act 1994 (Qld) (EP Act) in their Justice and Other Legislation (COVID-19 Emergency Response) Amendment Bill 2020 (Response Bill), which was introduced on 19 May 2020.
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Yesterday, the draft Environmental Protection Amendment Bill 2019 (Draft Bill) was released for public consultation.
The Draft Bill reflects a wholesale review of the Environmental Protection Act 1986 (WA) and proposes the most significant amendments to the Act since it was enacted. All land users in WA whose current and future activities are regulated by the Act should closely follow these reforms. Continue reading