Fisheries (Declaration of New Stock Subject to Quota Management System) Amendment Notice (No 3) 1999

1999/141

Fisheries (Declaration of New Stock Subject to Quota Management System) Amendment Notice (No 3) 1999

Pursuant to section 28B of the Fisheries Act 1983, the Minister for Food, Fibre, Biosecurity and Border Control gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title and commencement
2 Interpretation
  • Clause 2 of the principal notice is amended by adding the following paragraph:

    • (e) Despite anything in paragraph (d), CDL means cardinal fish with the species name Epigonus telescopus.

3 Cardinal fish in areas 1 and 9 to become subject to quota management system
  • (1) Clause 3(1) of the principal notice is amended by omitting the expression subclauses (2) and (3), and substituting the expression subclauses (2) to (4).

    (2) Clause 3 of the principal notice is amended by adding the following subclause:

    • (4) Cardinal fish (CDL) is subject to the quota management system established under Part 2A of the Fisheries Act 1983 on and from 1 October 1999 in quota management areas 1 and 9.

4 Schedule amended
  • The Schedule of the principal notice is amended by inserting, in their appropriate numerical order in the entries set out in columns 2 and 3 relating cardinal fish, the following entries:

    1 CDL 1
    9 CDL 9.
5 Revocation
  • Clause 2(1) of the Fisheries (Declaration of New Stock Subject to Quota Management System) Amendment Notice 1998 is consequentially revoked.

Dated at Wellington this 25th day of May 1999.

John Luxton,
Minister for Food, Fibre, Biosecurity and Border Control.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but its intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, amends the Fisheries (Declaration of New Stock Subject to Quota Management System) Notice 1997 by adding cardinal fish in Fishery Management Area 1 (Auckland East) and Fishery Management Area 9 (Auckland West) to the list of species subject to the quota management system established under Part 2A of the Fisheries Act 1983. Cardinal fish in those areas become subject to the quota management system under that Act on and from 1 October 1999.

The notice also defines the species name of cardinal fish for the purposes of the notice.


Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 May 1999.

This notice is administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.