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Climate Change Act (Northern Ireland) 2022

Section 45: Progress report after each statement about emissions target for 2030

This section places a duty on the Committee on Climate Change to send a report to the Department within 6 months of the Department laying its statement, under section 41, on compliance with the 2030 target.

The report should advise whether the targets for 2040 and 2050 are the highest targets that are achievable and, if not, what the highest achievable targets are and what measures are needed for Northern Ireland to meet those targets.

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