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EPBC303/DC/SFS/2020/04 Lists as made
This instrument amends the List of Exempt Native Specimens Instrument 2001 to delete from the list and re-include the Queensland Commercial Trawl (Fin Fish) Fishery under the Freshwater and Marine Animals heading.
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 29 May 2020
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Jun-2020
Tabled Senate10-Jun-2020
To be repealed 07 Oct 2020
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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 Commercial Trawl (Fin Fish) Fishery, May 2020.

 

 

I, Louise Vickery, Assistant Secretary, Environmental Approvals and Wildlife Trade 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  27th   day of May 2020

 

 

SIGNED

 

Louise Vickery

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

Specimen that are, or are derived from, fish or invertebrates taken in the Queensland Commercial Trawl (Fin Fish) Fishery as defined in the management regime in force under the Fisheries Act 1994 (Queensland) and Fisheries (General) Regulation 2019, Fisheries (Commercial Fisheries) Regulation 2019, Fisheries Declaration 2019 and Fisheries Quota Declaration 2019 (Queensland), but not including:

i.        i.        specimens that belong to taxa listed under section 209 of the EPBC Act (Australia’s list of Migratory Species), or

ii.      ii.      Specimens that belong to taxa listed under section 248 of the EPBC Act (Australia’s list of Marine Species), or

iii.    iii.    Specimens that belong to eligible listed threatened species, as defined under section 303BC of the EPBC Act, or

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

Queensland Commercial Trawl (Fin Fish) Fishery

2.     The specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully and the specimens are included in the list until 31 May 2020.

 


 

SCHEDULE 2

 

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

Taxon/Item

Common Name

Notation

Specimen that are, or are derived from, fish or invertebrates taken in the Queensland Commercial Trawl (Fin Fish) Fishery as defined in the management regime in force under the Fisheries Act 1994 (Queensland) and Fisheries (General) Regulation 2019, Fisheries (Commercial Fisheries) Regulation 2019, Fisheries Declaration 2019 and Fisheries Quota Declaration 2019 (Queensland), but not including:

i.        specimens that belong to taxa listed under section 209 of the EPBC Act (Australia’s list of Migratory Species), or

ii.      specimens that belong to taxa listed under section 248 of the EPBC Act (Australia’s list of Marine Species), or

iii.    specimens that belong to eligible listed threatened species, as defined under section 303BC of the EPBC Act, or

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

Queensland Commercial Trawl (Fin Fish) Fishery

3.     The specimen, or the fish or invertebrate from which it is derived, was taken lawfully and the specimens are included in the list until 31 August 2020.