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This instrument amends the List of Exempt Native Specimens Instrument 2001 for the Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab Fishery and the Queensland Mud Crab Fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 28 Sep 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR15-Oct-2018
Tabled Senate15-Oct-2018

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens – Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab and Queensland Mud Crab fisheries, September 2018

 

 

I, PAUL MURPHY, Assistant Secretary, Wildlife Trade and Biosecurity Branch, as Delegate of the Minister for the Environment, pursuant to subsection 303DC(1)(a) 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 deleting from the list specimens and any associated restrictions or conditions as set out in Schedule 1, and by including in the list specimens and associated restrictions or conditions as set out in Schedule 2.

 

This instrument is a legislative instrument for the purposes of the Legislation Act 2003.

 

The instrument commences the day after it is registered.

 

All state and territory legislation referred to in Schedule 2 to the instrument is incorporated as in force at the time this instrument commences.

 

 

Dated this        26th       day of            September                    2018

 

 

 

 

Paul Murphy

 

Delegate of the Minister for the Environment

 


SCHEDULE 1

 

Under the heading Freshwater and Marine Animals delete from the list the following items and any associated notations:

Taxon/Item

Common Name

Notation

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 Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab Fishery as defined in the management regime in force under the Queensland Fisheries Act 1994 and Fisheries Regulation 2008.

Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab Fishery

the specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully, and the specimens are covered by the declaration of an approved wildlife trade operation under section 303FN of the EPBC Act in relation to the fishery.

 

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 Queensland Mud Crab Fishery, as defined in the regime, made under the Queensland Fisheries Regulations 2008, in force under the Fisheries Act 1994.

Queensland Mud Crab Fishery

the specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully, and the specimens are covered by the declaration of an approved wildlife trade operation under section 303FN of the EPBC Act in relation to the fishery.

 


 

SCHEDULE 2

 

Under the heading Freshwater and Marine Animals include in the list the following items and associated notations:

Taxon/Item

Common Name

Notation

Specimens that are or are derived from fish or invertebrates taken in the Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab Fishery as defined in the management regime in force under the Queensland Fisheries Act 1994 (QLD) and the Fisheries Regulations 2008 (QLD), but not including:

(a)    specimens that belong to eligible listed threatened species, as define under section 303BC of the EPBC Act, or

(b)   specimens that belong to taxa listed under section 303CA of the EPBC Act (Australia’s CITES List).

 

Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab Fishery

The specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully, and

The specimens are included in the list until 1 March 2019.

 

Specimens that are or are derived from fish or invertebrates taken in the Queensland Mud Crab Fishery as defined in the management regime in force under the Queensland Fisheries Act 1994 (QLD) and the Fisheries Regulations 2008 (QLD), but not including:

(a)    specimens that belong to eligible listed threatened species, as define under section 303BC of the EPBC Act, or

(b)   specimens that belong to taxa listed under section 303CA of the EPBC Act (Australia’s CITES List).

Queensland Mud Crab Fishery

The specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully, and

The specimens are included in the list until 1 March 2019.