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Environment Laws Motion - WA

Notice of Motion

11 September 2012

I give notice that on the next day of sitting I shall move that -

1.    The Senate notes:
a)    The Environment Minister Tony Burke’s intention to transfer responsibility for protecting our nationally threatened species and wilderness places to state governments by March 2013.
b)    That Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett is ready to sacrifice James Price Point for a gas hub.

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Great Barrier Reef

Senator WATERS

I move:

That the Senate take note of the answer given by the Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy (Senator Conroy) to a question without notice asked by Senator Waters today relating to the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park and dumped dredge spoil.

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