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This rule applies a permanence period discount of 25 per cent to short-rotation plantation forestry projects that nominate a 25-year permanence period. The amendment rule also establishes a role for the Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources to assess whether proposed new plantation forestry projects would have an undesirable impact on agricultural production in the surrounding region. The Clean Energy Regulator cannot approve a project found to have an undesirable impact.
Administered by: Environment and Energy
Registered 15 Aug 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR17-Aug-2017
Tabled Senate04-Sep-2017
Date of repeal 17 Aug 2017
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003
Enabled by
Authoritative version Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011
C2011A00101No. 101, 2011