Landmark climate change bill goes to Parliament

Date:  08 May 2019

Prime Minister Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern media release

The Government is today delivering landmark action on climate change – the biggest challenge facing the international community and New Zealand.

“To address the long-term challenge of climate change, today we introduce the Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill to Parliament,” Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said.

“We’ve built a practical consensus across Government that creates a plan for the next 30 years, which provides the certainty industries need to get in front of this challenge.

 

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Read about the proposed Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill