Mojo Mathers and animal welfare – now she wants the law to protect the great apes

March 1, 2015
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Mojo Mathers is mouthing off about an amendment she has put up to the Animal Welfare Amendment Bill.

This legislation was introduced to Parliament two years ago.

It aims to make changes to the Animal Welfare Act 1999 to improve the enforceability, clarity, and transparency of the country’s animal welfare system.

It would implement the Government’s decisions resulting from a 2011–2012 review of the Act but does not seek to alter appropriate fundamental principles and policy settings.

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