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Climate Change (Management) (Amendment) Act 2023 (No. 17 of 2023).

Type of law

This Act makes amendments in the principal Act by amending Division 2 under Part II regarding the establishment, functions, membership, meetings, staff and reports of the National Climate Change Board; amending Section 37 regarding the management of the Climate Change and Green Growth Trust Fund; amending Section 38 on imposing levies on the domestic production or importation of synthetic nitrogen fertilisers; of fuel; of coal; and of other goods, which may contribute to the emission of greenhouse gases, calculation and collection of aforementioned levies; amending Section 38A on fees and charges; amending Section 39 on payments from the net sales of carbon credits by persons carrying out all mitigation activities into the Trust Fund; amending Division 2 under Part III on the staff of the Authority; amending the heading of Part VIA as Carbon Markets; inserting new Section 78C on the establishment of carbon markets; inserting new Section 107A on the development of standards, guidelines, manuals, forms and any other relevant documentation; and amending Schedules 1, 2 and 3 of the principal Act by the new Schedules laid down in this Act.
Long title of text
An Act to amend the the Climate Change (Ma,iagement) Act 2015, and for related pruposes.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Act is certified on 21 December 2023.
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