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Published Date 18 Dec 2015

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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 Victorian Scallop Dive (Port Phillip Bay) Fishery as defined in the management regime in force under the Victorian Fisheries Act 1995 and the Victorian Fisheries Regulations 2009,


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 11 December 2020.





Dated this       11th     day of    December      2015





..…….……………Paul Murphy…………………


 Delegate of the Minister for the Environment