Threatened Species Conservation Act 1995 No 101
Current version for 28 November 2014 to date (accessed 21 December 2014 at 05:40)
Part 9ASection 141B

141B   Biological Diversity Advisory Council

(1)  There is to be a Biological Diversity Advisory Council (BDAC).
(2)  The Minister is to determine by instrument in writing the membership and the terms and conditions of appointment of members of BDAC.
(3)  The members of BDAC are to have expertise in one or more of the following areas:
(a)  biological diversity,
(b)  biological science,
(c)  environmental science.
(4)  BDAC may advise the Minister, the Director-General and the NRC on:
(a)  likely impacts on biological diversity of actions to be taken under the Act following the listing of threatened species, populations or ecological communities or key threatening processes, and
(b)  such other related matters as may be referred to BDAC by the Minister, the Director-General or the NRC.
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