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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: Week 5 Hansard (13 May) . . Page.. 1914..


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Clause 7

Proposed new section 60R (d)

Page 15, line 16-

omit the proposed subclause

Schedule 3

Environment Legislation Amendment Bill 2004

Amendments moved by the Minister for Environment

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Clause 7

Proposed new section 60K (2)

Page 10, line 11-

omit proposed new section 60K (2), substitute

(2) The court may, in addition to or instead of any other penalty it may impose for the offence, order the person to do any of the following:

(a) take any action the court considers appropriate, including action-

(i) to mitigate the effect of the clearing; and

(ii) to restore native vegetation in the area cleared;

(b) pay an amount to the Territory for reasonable costs incurred, or to be incurred, by the Territory in taking action-

(i) to mitigate the effect of the clearing; or

(ii) to restore native vegetation in the area cleared; or

(iii) to monitor the outcome of action ordered under paragraph (a) or action mentioned in subparagraph (i) or (ii).

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Clause 7

Proposed new section 60T (2)

Page 17, line 3-

omit proposed new section 60T (2), substitute

(2) The court may, in addition to or instead of any other penalty it may impose for the offence, order the person to do any of the following:

(a) take any action the court considers appropriate, including action-

(i) to mitigate the effect of the damage; and

(ii) to rehabilitate the land damaged as closely as possible to its condition before the damage;


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