Fisheries (Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2002

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Fisheries (Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2002


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 11 July 2002.

3 Conditions applying to skipjack tuna purse seiners
  • Regulation 27 of the principal regulations is amended by inserting, before subclause (1), the following subclause:

    • (1AA) This regulation and regulation 28 apply to foreign-owned New Zealand fishing vessels that are used as skipjack tuna purse seiners.

Marie Shroff,

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 11 July 2002, amend the Fisheries (Commercial Fishing) Regulations (SR 2001/253) by clarifying that the additional conditions set out in regulations 27 and 28 of those regulations apply only to foreign-owned New Zealand fishing vessels that are used as skipjack tuna purse seiners.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 June 2002.


  • 1 SR 2001/253