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EPBC/s.303EC/SSLI/Amend/049 Lists as made
This instrument amends the List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) to allow live specimens of Aldabrachelys gigantea (Aldabra giant tortoise) to be imported into Australia under Part 2 of the live import list.
Administered by: Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
General Comments: This instrument was published in the Commonwealth Government Notices Gazette on 11 January 2012.
Made 15 Dec 2011
Registered 11 Jan 2012
Tabled HR 07 Feb 2012
Tabled Senate 07 Feb 2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

Amendment - List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import – s.303EB

 

I, TONY BURKE, Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, pursuant to paragraph 303EC (1) (a) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, make the following amendment to Part 2 of the list of specimens taken to be suitable for live import, established under s.303EB of the Act, under the heading Vertebrate Animals, Reptiles (Reptilia) in the appropriate alphabetic position:

 

Add:

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Conditions for Import

Aldabrachelys gigantea

Aldabra giant tortoise

II

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets. High security facilities only.

 

This amendment will take effect on the date this instrument is published in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette.

 

Dated this 15th  day of December 2011

 

 

 

TONY BURKE

Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities