The Senate Environment and Communications Legislation Committee has recommended that the Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 and related bills be passed by the Senate. Its report was tabled Mon 2.12.2013, in the Senate. The committee also agreed with the intention of the amending legislation to abolish the Clean Energy Finance Corporation and the Climate Change Authority. The Labor Senators on the Committee issued a dissenting report recommending that the Bills not be passed, as did the Greens.

[LTN 234, 3/12/13]

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