Doubts rise that government's biosecurity levy will ready by July 1

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Updated May 1 2024 - 8:57am, first published April 26 2024 - 9:00am
Nationals Senator Matt Canavan. Picture by Keegan Carroll.
Nationals Senator Matt Canavan. Picture by Keegan Carroll.

With only 66 days left before the government's Biosecurity Protection Levy's promised July 1 kick-off, the architects of the contentious policy have been told that "I honestly don't think you guys are ready" during a probing Senate inquiry.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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