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This instrument amends the List of Migratory Species (13/07/2000) to include the Giant Manta Ray.
Administered by: Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
Made 20 Sep 2012
Registered 27 Sep 2012
Tabled HR 09 Oct 2012
Tabled Senate 09 Oct 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Repealed by Environment (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2014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

Subsection 209(1)(b)

 

Amendment to the List of Migratory Species

 

 

 

I, TONY BURKE, Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, pursuant to subsection 209(1)(b) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, amend the list of migratory species to include all species required to be included under paragraph 209(3)(a) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999, following inclusion on Appendix I and II to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (‘Bonn Convention’) of:

 

Common name                      Scientific name         

 

Giant Manta Ray                    Manta birostris                                   

 

 

 

 

Dated this           20              day of                   9                     2012.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tony Burke

 

TONY BURKE

Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities