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Submission on the Environmental Scoping Document for the Point Peron Proposal

This week the office of Lynn MacLaren MLC made a submission to the Environmental Protection Authority regarding the Environmental Scoping Document (ESD) for the proposed Point Peron project.

The public submission period on the ESD is now closed. However, there will still be plenty of further opportunities for concerned citizens to make their views on the project known.

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Lynn MacLaren MLC supports DonateLife Week 2011

Lynn today announced her support for Australia's first DonateLife Week, being held across the nation from Sunday 20 February to increase Australia's organ and tissue donation rates.

As part of DonateLife Week Lynn attended the Great Debate on Organ and Tissue Donation at the Fremantle Town Hall Sunday.

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Lynn to join genetically modified crop protest

On Wednesday 23rd February Lynn MacLaren MLC will join protesters outside an Agribusiness Conference at the Burswood Convention Centre to protest against the irresponsible lifting of the State’s genetically modified (GM) canola ban last year by Agriculture Minister Terry Redman.

Minister Redman will be addressing the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Agribusiness Crop Updates 2011 Conference at the centre that morning.

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Six-star energy efficiency requirements

Extract from Hansard
[COUNCIL — Wednesday, 16 February 2011]

Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Simon O'Brien

SIX-STAR ENERGY EFFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS
33. Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the Minister for Commerce:
I refer to the new six-star energy efficiency requirement for all new buildings, which will also apply to Read more »

Genetically modified canola - contamination of crops

Extract from Hansard
[COUNCIL — Tuesday, 15 February 2011]

Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Robyn McSweeney

GENETICALLY MODIFIED CANOLA — CONTAMINATION OF CROPS Read more »

Point Peron Marina Proposal - Graceful Sun Moth

Extract from Hansard
[COUNCIL — Tuesday, 15 February 2011]

Hon Lynn MacLaren; Hon Helen Morton

POINT PERON MARINA PROPOSAL — GRACEFUL SUN MOTH
14. Hon LYNN MacLAREN to the minister representing the Minister for Planning:
I refer to planning proposals to develop a marina at Point Peron. Read more »