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Revocation of Genetically Modified Crops Exemptions

Thursday, August 16, 2018

GENETICALLY MODIFIED CROPS MANAGEMENT ACT 2004
Revocation of Exemptions

PURSUANT to Section 6 (5) (a) of the Genetically Modified Crops Management Act 2004 (‘the Act’), I, Tim Whetstone, Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development, revoke the following exemptions issued under the Act:

  1. Exemption issued to Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd pursuant to Section 6 (2) (a) (ii) of the Act dated 13 May 2004;
  2. Exemption issued to Bayer CropScience Pty Ltd pursuant to Section 6 (2) (a) (ii) of the Act dated 10 May 2012;

These revocations will come into force upon the completion of sale of the relevant business divisions of Bayer CropScience Pty. Ltd. to BASF Agricultural Solutions Australia Pty. Ltd.

Dated: 1 August 2018

Tim Whetstone
Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development