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Govt unveils changes to biosecurity

Tougher laws governing the movement of animals and harsher penalties for non-compliance are on the table under an overhaul of two key pieces of legislation.

The minister for biosecurity has today unveiled plans to upgrade the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act - or NAIT.

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