Driftnet Prohibition Amendment Act 2000

Driftnet Prohibition Amendment Act 2000

Public Act2000 No 60
Date of assent14 November 2000


This Act is administered in the Ministry of Fisheries

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Driftnet Prohibition Amendment Act 2000.

    (2) In this Act, the Driftnet Prohibition Act 1991 is called the principal Act.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Evidence in proceedings
  • Section 29(1)(d) of the principal Act is amended by omitting from both subparagraph (i) and subparagraph (ii) the words Royal New Zealand Naval Hydrographer, and substituting in each case the words chief executive of Land Information New Zealand.

Legislative history

9 November 2000Divided from the Statutes Amendment Bill (No 7) as reported from the Justice and Electoral Committee (Bill 334-A2), third reading