Fisheries Act 1996 Commencement Order 1999


Fisheries Act 1996 Commencement Order 1999


This order is administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.

PURSUANT to section 1(2) of the Fisheries Act 1996, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order may be cited as the Fisheries Act 1996 Commencement Order 1999.

2 Commencement of section 314(1)(zo) and (3) of Fisheries Act 1996


Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

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

This order brings into force, on 1 December 1999, section 314(1)(zo) and (3) of the Fisheries Act 1996.

Those provisions repeal Schedule 1E of the Fisheries Act 1983 (which specifies fisheries costs to be borne by the Crown) and revoke the Fisheries (Crown Contribution) Order 1995.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 4 November 1999.