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Climate Change Act (Northern Ireland) 2022

Section 46: Progress report after each statement about emissions target for 2040

This section places similar duties on the Committee on Climate Change to that set out in section 45. This duty is in regard to the statement laid in respect of compliance with the 2040 target.

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

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