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GOVERNMENT PUSHING AHEAD WITH WATER REFORM

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The Federal Government is pushing ahead with a reform of the water market, with Federal water Minister Keith Pitt saying Government will establish an expert panel.

Mr Pitt added “This Budget commits $3.5 million to establish the panel to address the ACCC recommendations will begin the process to improve the governance, structure and operation of Murray–Darling Basin water markets. 

The panel will include technical experts with experience in overseeing reform and others with experience in the operation of markets.

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