Fisheries (Toothfish Catch Documentation Scheme) Amendment Regulations 2001

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Fisheries (Toothfish Catch Documentation Scheme) Amendment Regulations 2001


Note

These regulations are administered in the Ministry of Fisheries.


Pursuant to section 297 of the Fisheries Act 1996, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2001.

3 Offences and penalties
  • Regulation 9(4) of the principal regulations is amended by omitting the expression $10,000, and substituting the expression $100,000.

Martin Bell,

Acting for Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

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 (Toothfish Catch Documentation Scheme) Regulations 2000 by increasing the maximum fines for offences against the regulations from $10,000 to $100,000.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 20 September 2001.


  • 1 SR 2000/57