Fisheries Management Amendment Act 2001 No 104
Repealed version for 11 December 2001 to 21 July 2003 (accessed 23 December 2014 at 11:09)
Schedule 2

Schedule 2 Amendment of Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979

(Section 4)

[1]   Section 115G Definitions

Insert after paragraph (g) of the definition of fishing regulatory controls:
  
(h)  Ministerial orders and interim orders made under Subdivision 1A of Division 6 of Part 7A of the Fisheries Management Act 1994.

[2]   Section 115N Special provisions relating to threatened species conservation

Insert after section 115N (2):
  
(2A)  However, despite subsection (2), a species impact statement is not required in relation to threatened species, populations or ecological communities or their habitats, if:
(a)  the designated fishing activity subject to the environmental assessment is an activity authorised by a Ministerial order made under Subdivision 1A of Division 6 of Part 7A of the Fisheries Management Act 1994, and
(b)  the species impact statement prepared under section 221IC of the Fisheries Management Act 1994 in relation to that order includes an assessment of the likely effect of the activity on those threatened species, populations or ecological communities or their habitats.
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