Geoengineering, weather modification and rain making activities conducted in Victoria from January 2017 through to April 2023
George Athanasakos made this Freedom of Information request to Victorian Department of Jobs, Precincts, and Regions (DJPR)
Dear Victorian Department of Jobs, Precincts, and Regions (DJPR),
I request that I be granted access to all documents and recorded communications regarding the following:
a) Authorizations made by the relevant minister under the Rain-making Control Act 1967 for the period of 1st January 2017 through to 18th April 2023
b) Orders of discontinuance issued according to the Rain-making Control Act 1967 for the period of 1st January 2017 through to 18th April 2023
c) Offences committed under the Rain-making Control Act 1967 for the period of 1st January 2017 through to 18th April 2023
d) The department's knowledge of or awareness of geoengineering, weather modification or rain making activities conducted in Victoria but not subject to the Rain-making Control Act 1967 for the period of 1st January 2017 through to 18th April 2023
Please see attached.
Freedom of Information and Privacy Unit
Legal and Legislation I Corporate Services
Department of Jobs, Skills, Industry and Regions
1 Spring Street, Melbourne, Victoria Australia 3000
T: 1800 317 531
E: [Victorian Department of Jobs, Precincts, and Regions (DJPR) request email]
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