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April 17: La­bor lifts mora­to­rium

March 27: In­quiry hands down its fi­nal re­port, which makes 135 rec­om­men­da­tions to al­low frack­ing to go ahead with min­i­mal risks

De­cem­ber 2017: In­quiry re­leases its draft fi­nal re­port, with 120 rec­om­men­da­tions

Oc­to­ber 2017: It’s re­vealed a con­trac­tor en­gaged through the in­quiry to con­sult with stake­hold­ers acted im­prop­erly by push­ing indige­nous land­hold­ers to con­sider frack­ing. The panel ex­presses its “pro­found dis­may” De­cem­ber 2016: Frack­ing in­quiry panel meets for the first time Septem­ber 2016:

Mora­to­rium en­acted

Au­gust 2016: La­bor wins power in a land­slide elec­tion Fe­bru­ary 2016: Ter­ri­tory La­bor – then in op­po­si­tion – en­dorses a mora­to­rium on frack­ing at its an­nual con­fer­ence

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