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EPBC/s.303EC/SSLI/Amend/056 Lists as made
This instrument amends the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) to delete Trachemys scripta from Part 2 of the list.
Administered by: Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities
Made 13 Nov 2012
Registered 04 Dec 2012
Tabled HR 05 Feb 2013
Tabled Senate 05 Feb 2013
Date of repeal 06 Dec 2012
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 5A of the Legislative Instruments Act 2003

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) (b) 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:

 

Delete:

 

Taxon

Common Name

Appendix

Conditions for Import

Trachemys scripta

Red-eared Slider Turtle, Yellow-bellied Slider Turtle

 

Eligible non-commercial purpose only, excluding household pets.

 

This amendment will take effect on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 

Dated this 13 day of November 2012

 

 

 

Tony Burke

TONY BURKE

Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities