National legislation status

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CITES legislation for terrestrial wildlife including plants enacted; draft amendments to wildlife act, covering fish species under way. Forestry and Range Resources Bill submitted to the Secretariat for review in October 2021. The Secretariat organized a meeting with the authorities to address some concerns in December 2021. 

Submission and adoption by Parliament. Agreement by BW and Secretariat on revised legislative analysis. 

Dec. 2021

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