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This instrument provides for dealings with genetically modified carnation lines to be included on the GMO Register.
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Gene Technology (Inclusion on the GMO Register) Determination (No. 1) 2020

I, Rajumati Bhula, Gene Technology Regulator, make the following determination.

Dated   15 July 2020

Rajumati Bhula

Gene Technology Regulator

 

 

 


Contents

1  Name........................................................................................................................................ 1

2  Commencement........................................................................................................................ 1

3  Authority.................................................................................................................................. 1

4  Definitions................................................................................................................................ 1

5  Inclusion on the GMO Register............................................................................................... 2

 

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Gene Technology (Inclusion on the GMO Register) Determination (No. 1) 2020.

2  Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this instrument specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provisions

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  The whole of this instrument

The day after this instrument is registered.

 

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this instrument as originally made. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this instrument.

             (2)  Any information in column 3 of the table is not part of this instrument. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be edited, in any published version of this instrument.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under:

                     (a)  subsection 78(1) of the Gene Technology Act 2000 of the Commonwealth (the Commonwealth Act); and

                     (b)  subsection 78(1) of the Commonwealth Act as applied by the Gene Technology (New South Wales) Act 2003 (NSW); and

                     (c)  subsection 78(1) of the Gene Technology Act 2001 (Vic.); and

                     (d)  subsection 78(1) of the Commonwealth Act as applied by the Gene Technology (Queensland) Act 2016 (Qld); and

                     (e)  subsection 78(1) of the Gene Technology Act 2001 (SA); and

                      (f)  subsection 78(1) of the Commonwealth Act as applied by the Gene Technology Act 2012 (Tas.); and

                     (g)  subsection 78(1) of the Gene Technology Act 2003 (ACT); and

                     (h)  subsection 78(1) of the Commonwealth Act as applied by the Gene Technology (Northern Territory) Act 2004 (NT).

4  Definitions

Note:          A number of expressions used in this instrument are defined in section 10 of the relevant Act referred to in section 3, including the following:

·      deal with

·      GMO

·      GMO Register.

                   In this instrument:

registered: this instrument is registered when it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation under the Legislation Act 2003 of the Commonwealth.

OECD unique identifier means the unique alpha-numeric code designated for a plant that is a GMO in accordance with the system developed by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development for the identification of transgenic plants.

5  Inclusion on the GMO Register

Each dealing specified in column 4 for an item in column 1 in the table below, with the GMO described in columns 2 and 3 for that item, is included on the GMO Register.

 

Description of GMOs and dealings

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Column 4

Item

OECD unique identifier

Description

Dealings

1

FLO-40689-6

A genetically modified carnation line, developed by the insertion of genes that regulate the production of blue coloured (anthocyanin) pigments.

(a)       Import the GMO.

(b)       Transport the GMO.

(c)       Dispose of the GMO.

2

IFD-25958-3

A genetically modified carnation line, developed by the insertion of genes that regulate the production of blue coloured (anthocyanin) pigments.

(a)     Import the GMO.

(b)     Transport the GMO.

(c)     Dispose of the GMO.

3

IFD-26407-2

A genetically modified carnation line, developed by the insertion of genes that regulate the production of blue coloured (anthocyanin) pigments.

(a)     Import the GMO.

(b)     Transport the GMO.

(c)     Dispose of the GMO.