genetically modified organisms and technologies for predator / invasive species control

Reference Number

19-D-00633

Date published

Monday, July 8, 2019

Response Date

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Departmental / Ministerial

Departmental

Topics

Other

Details of the Request

In relation to the responsibilities of the Ministry for the Environment, I would be grateful if you would provide me with copies or transcripts of all communications or reports made or received regarding the use of genetically modified organisms and technologies (such as gene editing) for predator / invasive species control:

- by David Parker;

- by Nanaia Mahuta;

- by Eugenie Sage; and

- by the Ministry for the Environment.

I would further be grateful if you would ensure the information includes copies or transcripts of:

- any advice the Minister or Associate Ministers or the Ministry has received or given regarding the use of such genetically modified organisms and technologies; and

- any communications or reports made or received regarding public or expert consultation on the use of such genetically modified organisms or technologies.