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The Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement says it will lose the freedom to negotiate over mining plans on traditional lands if the South Australia's Aboriginal Heritage Act is amended.
Source:
NITV News
10 Oct 2012 - 9:42 PM  UPDATED 26 Aug 2013 - 10:48 AM

The Aboriginal Legal rights Movement says it will lose the freedom to negotiate over mining plans on traditional lands if the South Australia's Aboriginal Heritage Act is amended.

But Mineral Resources minister Tom Koutsantonis says the current Aboriginal Heritage Act is "confrontational" and creates "unnecessary" red tape.