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Rex Patrick says he won’t support Coalition plan on environmental powers before it responds to ‘scathing’ review – The Guardian

Senator says government still hasn’t addressed concerns crossbenchers raised last year, while conservationists call for action on review’s recommendations

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ConservationSenator says government still hasnt addressed concerns crossbenchers raised last year, while conservationists call for action on reviews recommendations
Sat 30 Jan 2021 19.00 GMT
A key independent senator says he will not support a government plan to shift environmental approval powers to the states before the Coalition responds to a scathing review of conservation laws.
Rex Patrick said the final report of the review into the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (EPBC)…

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