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Natural Environment Bill [HL]

Volume 764: debated on Wednesday 9 September 2015

First Reading

A Bill to make provision for the setting of biodiversity and other targets; to establish a Natural Capital Committee; to require local authorities to maintain local ecological network strategies; to identify species threatened with extinction; for access to quality natural green space; and to include education about the natural environment in the curriculum for maintained schools.

The Bill was presented by Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb, read a first time and ordered to be printed.