Selangor passes anti-forest degazetting law

Modified 1 Apr 2011, 7:49 am

The Selangor state government passed a historic enactment today to ensure that no forest reserve can be degazetted without a public inquiry being held.

The Khalid Ibrahim administration passed the unprecedented amendment to the Section 11 Enactment (Application) Forestry Act 1985 in the state assembly this morning.

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