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Published Date 10 Sep 2014


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Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999


Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens




I, PAUL MURPHY, Assistant Secretary, Wildlife Trade and Biosecurity Branch, as Delegate of the Minister for the Environment, 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 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 Abalone Managed Fishery as defined in the Abalone Management Plan 1992, in force under the Western Australian Fish Resources Management Act 1994 and the Western Australian Fish Resources Management Regulations 1995,


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 in the list until 12 September 2019.




Dated this 9th day of September 2014





….………………Paul Murphy…………………


Delegate of the Minister for the Environment