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Recent Law Reform and Legal Policy Review submissions

EDO NQ submissions:

Submission on Sustainable Ports Developments Bill to Infrastructure Committee - 1 July 2015

Report from Infrastructure Committee on Sustainable Ports Developments Bill to  - 1 Sept 2015

Submission on SPP amendments final signed - 30 May 2014

EDO NQ submission on Cape York Regional Plan - 25 march 2014

Submission on the Great Barrier Reef Strategic Assessment Program Report - Compliance and Enforcement Within the GBRMP - Submission- 31 January 2014

Submission on the Great Barrier Reef Strategic Assessment Program Report and Australian Maritime Safety Authority Commercial Vessel Maritime Safety Inspection and Detention- Submission - 31 January 2014

The Energy and Water Legislation Amendment Bill - 1 July 2013

North-East Shipping Management Plan submission presented to Australian Maritime Safety Authority - Submission - August 2013

Great Barrier Reef Ports Strategy 2012-2022 - Submission - 14 December 2012

Submission on Draft Coastal State Planning Regulatory Provision - Submission - 19 November 2012

 

Great Barrier Reef, Northern Queensland, Australia

 

EDO NQ and EDO Queensland joint submissions:

Submission on the Draft Great Barrier Reef Strategic Assessment Program Report - Joint submission - 31 January 2014

Submission on MQRA common resources act paper - 17 January 2014

Submission on the Revocation Proposal Notice for the Lockhart, Archer, Sewart and Wenlock Basins Wild River Declarations - Joint submission - 13 January 2014

EDO QldMinister Hunt (final) - 17 October 2013

North East Shipping Mngmtg Plan AMSA Submission v3 - August 2013

The Energy And Water Legislation Amendment Bill - 1 July 2013

Submission on the Nature Conservation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 with regard to the Economic Development Bill 2012 - Joint submission - 19 December 2012

Draft Proposed State Interests State Planning Policy - Joint submission - 30 November 2012

 

ANEDO submissions (on Commonwealth public interest environmental law matters)

Submission on the Competition Policy Review Issues Paper, 14 April 2014 - 20 June 2014

Submission on NSW - Commonwealth Approval Bilateral Agreement (delegating EPBC Act approval powers) - 13 June 2014

Submission on QLD - Commonwealth Approval Bilateral Agreement (delegating EPBC Act approval powers) - 13 June 2014

Response to Draft Terms of Reference for a Threatened Species Commissioner (Commonwealth) - 17 April 2014

Submission to the Inquiry into Environmental Offsets - 4 April 2014

House of Representatives inquiry into streamlining environmental regulation, 'green tape' and 'one stop shops' for environmental assessments and approvals - April 2014

Submission on South Australian Assessment Bilateral Agreement (delegating federal EPBC Act powers) - 16 March 2014

Submission to the Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia - Inquiry into the Development of Northern Australia - 14 March 2014

Submission on the Environment Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 - 17 January 2014

Submission on streamlining of environmental approvals for offshore petroleum - 20 December 2013

Submission on NSW Assessment Bilateral Agreement (delegating federal EPBC Act powers) - 18 December 2013

Submission on Draft Bilateral Assessment Agreement between the Queensland and Australian Governments - 6 December 2013

Letter to Hon Greg Hunt MP, Minister for the Environment regarding Environmental Law Standards with regard to Role of the Australian Government; State and Territory standards and timeframes - 18 November 2013

Submission to National Water Commission 2014 Triennial Assessment of water reform progress in Australia - 22 November 2013

Submission to the Productivity Commission on Access to Justice Arrangements - 12 November 2013

Submission to Productivity Commission Draft Report Major Projects Assessment - 20 September 2013

Submission on Strategic assessment by NOPSEMA terms of reference -13 September 2013

Submission to Productivity Commission Draft Report on Mineral and Energy Resource Exploration - Submission - 15 July 2013

Submission on Draft Impact Guidelines under the EPBC Act: Coal Seam gas and large coal mining developments - impacts on water resources - Submission - July 2013

Submission on the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Amendment Determination 2013 (No. 1) (consulationa draft) and Departmental Commentary - Submission - 6 June 2013

Submission on the Technical Discussion Paper, April 2013 – Coal Seam Gas: Enhanced Estimation and Reporting of Fugitive Greenhouse Gas Emissions under the National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (Measurement) Determination - Submission - 10 May 2013

Submission to the Senate Standing Committee on Environment and Communications regarding the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Amendment Bill 2013 - Submission - 4 April 2013

Productivity Commission Issues Paper - Major Project Development Assessment Processes - Submission - 25 March 2013

Productivity Commission Issues Paper and Inquiry on Mineral and Energy Resource Exploration - Submission to Productivity Commission - 19 March 2013

Submission to the Senate Inquiry into the impacts on health of air quality in Australia -
8 March 2013

Environmental Water Recovery Strategy for the Murray-Darling Basin (Recovery Strategy) - Letter to Water Recovery Team- 28 February 2013

Draft National Harmonised Regulatory Framework for Coal Seam Gas 2012 - Submission - 28 February 2013

Submission to the independent review of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) - Submission - 7 December 2012

Draft Framework of Standards for Accreditation of Environmental Approvals under the EPBC Act 1999 Submission - 23 November 2012

Water Amendment (Water for the Environment Special Account) Bill 2012 submission- 8 November 2012