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EPBC303DC/SFS/2019/08 Lists as made
This instrument amends the List of Exempt Native Specimens Instrument 2001 by revoking the conditions at Schedule 1 and including the conditions at Schedule 2 for the Queensland Blue Swimmer Crab and Queensland Mud Crab Fisheries.
Administered by: Environment and Energy
Registered 30 May 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-Jul-2019
Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019
Date of repeal 17 Sep 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

Amendment of List of Exempt Native Specimens – QUEENSLAND BLUE SWIMMER CRAB FISHERY and QUEENSLAND MUD CRAB FISHERY, MAY 2019

 

I, JOHN GIBBS, 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.

 

 

Dated this        28th     day of              May                 2019

 

 

 

 

….…………………John Gibbs…………………………….

 

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 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;

·    the specimens are included in the list until 31 May 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;

·    the specimens are included in the list until 31 May 2019.

 


 

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, in accordance with the management regime in force under the Fisheries Act 1994 (Queensland) and Fisheries Regulations 2008 (Queensland), 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;

·    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 taken in the Queensland Mud Crab Fishery, in accordance with the management regime in force under the Fisheries Act 1994 (Queensland) and Fisheries Regulations 2008 (Queensland), 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 covered by the declaration of an approved wildlife trade operation under section 303FN of the EPBC Act in relation to the fishery.