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This instrument amends Part 2 of the List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) to vary the conditions of import for Mesocricetus auratus (Golden Hamster).
Administered by: Agriculture, Water and the Environment
Registered 29 Nov 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR30-Nov-2021
Tabled Senate01-Dec-2021
To be repealed 08 Jun 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999

 

List of Specimens taken to be Suitable for Live Import Amendment

(Golden Hamster) Instrument 2021

 

I, Sussan Ley, Minister for the Environment, make the following amendment to Part 2 of the List of Specimens Taken to be Suitable for Live Import (29/11/2001) under the heading ‘Vertebrate Animals’, ‘Mammalia (Mammals)’, in the item titled: Taxon Mesocricetus auratus, Common Name Golden Hamster.

 

 

Pursuant to subparagraph 303EC(1)(a)(iv) of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999; I vary the existing conditions for import by replacing them with the following conditions:

 

Research only. High security facilities only.

 

 

This instrument commences the day after registration.

 

 

Dated:             15th November 2021

 

 

Sussan Ley

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SUSSAN LEY

Minister for the Environment