COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens
I, GEOFF RICHARDSON, Assistant Secretary, Marine Biodiversity and Biosecurity Branch, as Delegate of the Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, pursuant to subsection 303DC(1) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act), hereby amend the list of exempt native specimens established under section 303DB of the EPBC Act by revoking the conditions to which the inclusion of the following item in the list on 18 March 2008 is subject:
· Specimens that are or are derived from fish or invertebrates, other than specimens that belong to species listed under Part 13 of the EPBC Act, taken in the Western Australia Abrolhos Islands and Mid West Trawl Managed Fishery, as defined in the Abrolhos Islands and Mid West Trawl Limited Entry Fishing Notice 1993 in force under the Western Australia Fish Resources Management Act 1994.
and imposing the following conditions to which inclusion of the specimens in the list is subject:
· the specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully, and
· the specimens are included in the list until 15 March 2018.
Dated this 9th day of April 2013
…………………Geoff Richardson …………………
Delegate of the Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities