COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens
I, ANDREW MCNEE, Assistant Secretary, Marine Environment Branch, as Delegate of the Minister for the Environment and Water Resources, 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 including in the list the following specimens:
· 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 Australian Western Rock Lobster Fishery, as defined in the management regime in force under the Western Australian West Coast Rock Lobster Limited Entry Fishery Notice 1993 and the Western Australian Fish Resources Management Act 1994.
with a notation that inclusion of the specimens in the list is subject to the following restrictions or conditions:
· The specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully; and
· The specimens are included on the list until 4 September 2012.
Dated this 23rd day of August 2007
Delegate of the Minister for the Environment and Water Resources