Antarctic Marine Living Resources Amendment Act 2001

Antarctic Marine Living Resources Amendment Act 2001

Public Act2001 No 53
Date of assent26 September 2001

Note

This Act is administered in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.


The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

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

3 Offence to take marine organism without permit
  • Section 7(1) of the principal Act is amended by omitting the expression $10,000, and substituting the expression $250,000.

4 Offences and penalties
  • Section 13 of the principal Act is amended—

    • (a) by omitting from subsection (3)(a) the expression $5,000, and substituting the expression $100,000:

    • (b) by omitting from subsection (3)(b) the expression $1,000, and substituting the expression $100,000.


Legislative history

20 September 2001Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (Bill 97-2), third reading
26 September 2001Royal assent