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Rule of law | 17 May 2018

A new Nature and Environment Commission
Rule of law

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A new Nature and Environment Commission

The UK Government is consulting on plans "to set up a world-leading environmental watchdog, an independent, statutory body to hold Government to account for upholding environmental standards."

In this report, ClientEarth outline the legal powers the watchdog will need to uphold environmental law and build on EU enforcement mechanisms.