Fisheries Amendment Act 2002

Fisheries Amendment Act 2002

Public Act2002 No 66
Date of assent18 December 2002

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • (1) This Act is the Fisheries Amendment Act 2002.

    (2) In this Act, the Fisheries Act 1996 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 New section 265A inserted
  • The principal Act is amended by inserting, after section 265, the following section:

    265A Recommendation for fishing year beginning on 1 October 2003
    • (1) The Minister of Fisheries must, in making the recommendation under section 264 for the fishing year beginning on 1 October 2003, have regard to the matters referred to in section 265—

      • (a) for each of the fishing years or financial years to which each of the orders specified in subsection (2) relates; and

      • (b) in relation to the period during which the transitional levies specified in the Second Schedule of the Fisheries Amendment Act 1994 were payable.

      (2) The orders are—

      • (a) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 1995 (SR 1995/280):

      • (b) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 1996 (SR 1996/267):

      • (c) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 1997 (SR 1997/189):

      • (d) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 1998 (SR 1998/278):

      • (e) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 1999 (SR 1999/268):

      • (f) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order (No 2) 1999 (SR 1999/411):

      • (g) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 2000 (SR 2000/178):

      • (h) Fisheries (Cost Recovery Levies) Order 2001 (SR 2001/281).


Legislative history

12 December 2002Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 198-2), third reading