Biosecurity protection levy under farmer fire in Senate hearing

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Updated April 25 2024 - 12:07pm, first published April 23 2024 - 3:50pm
Farm representative groups have highlighted structural and design issues with the government's proposed biosecurity protection levy in a Senate inquiry hearing.
Farm representative groups have highlighted structural and design issues with the government's proposed biosecurity protection levy in a Senate inquiry hearing.

The government's controversial biosecurity protection levy has come under fire at a Senate inquiry for being rushed, riddled with design failures and lacking transparency.

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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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