Greening the Australian Capital Territory Bill of Rights
136 Pages Posted: 20 Jun 2008
Date Written: September 9, 2002
This submission outlines an argument for the inclusion of "environmental rights" in Australia's first Bill of Rights, enacted by the Parliament of the Australian Capital Territory on 10 March 2004 as the Human Rights Act 2004 (ACT). The Act came in to force on 1 July 2004, without any environmental provisions.
Keywords: Human Rights, Environment
JEL Classification: K32
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