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EPBC/s.303EC/SSLI/Amend/043 Lists as made
This instrument amends the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) to remove all references to CITES in Part 1 and 2 of the live import list.
Administered by: Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
General Comments: This instrument was published in the Commonwealth of Australia Gazette on 11 July 2012.
Made 26 Jun 2012
Registered 10 Jul 2012
Tabled HR 14 Aug 2012
Tabled Senate 14 Aug 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Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014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) (c) and (e) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, hereby amend the list of specimens taken to be suitable for live import, established under s.303EB of the EPBC Act as follows:

Part 1 of the Live Import List:

1.    Amend the following items as follows:

 

 
Taxon

Common name

 

Change:

Cairina moschata excluding Honduras populations

Muscovy Duck

 

To:

Cairina moschata

Muscovy Duck

 

Change:

Columba livia excluding Ghana populations

Rock Dove, Domestic Pigeon

 

To:

Columba livia

Rock Dove, Domestic Pigeon

 

Part 2 of the Live Import List:

2.    Remove the following text from the preamble:

“The ‘Appendix’ column of the list states whether the specimen is included in Appendix I, II, or III of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (the Convention) in accordance with the provisions of Articles XV and XVI of the Convention.’

3.    Remove from the tabular list of species in Part 2, the column ‘Appendix’.

4.    Amend the following items as follows:

 

Taxon

Common Name

Conditions for Import

Change:

Struthio camelus

Ostrich

Excluding populations of Algeria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, Mali, Mauritiana, Morocco, the Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, and the Sudan.

To:

Struthio camelus

Ostrich

 

Change:

Arctictis binturong

Binturong

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets. Excluding India populations.

To:

Arctictis binturong

Binturong

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets.

Change:

Choloepus hoffmanni

Hoffmann’s Two-toed Sloth

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets. Excluding Costa Rican populations

To:

Choloepus hoffmanni

Hoffmann’s Two-toed Sloth

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets.

Change:

Crotalus unicolor

Aruba Island Rattlesnake

Commercial venom production and eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets and travelling exhibitions.

Excluding Honduras populations.

High security facilities only.

To:

Crotalus unicolor

Aruba Island Rattlesnake

Commercial venom production and eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets and travelling exhibitions.

High security facilities only.

 

Dated this       26        day of         June                            2012

 

Tony Burke

TONY BURKE

Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities