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Climate Change Act (Northern Ireland) 2022

Section 55: Regulations that specify a different baseline year or change a budgetary period

This section sets out the restrictions that apply if the Department is making regulations that specify a different baseline year for a greenhouse gas or that change a budgetary period. The Department can only make such regulations if it is appropriate to do so as a result of significant developments in United Kingdom or international law or policy relating to climate change.

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