This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 October 2001, amend the Fisheries (Recordkeeping) Regulations 1990 by—
•revoking the definitions of various terms now defined in the Fisheries Act 1996:
•prescribing new time frames for the completion of records under regulations 12, 15, 16, and 21 to 23:
•recasting the offence and penalty provisions into 1 provision and increasing the maximum penalty for recordkeeping offences from $10,000 to $100,000.