Fisheries (Removal of Packhorse Rock Lobster from Eighth Schedule) Order 2003

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Fisheries (Removal of Packhorse Rock Lobster from Eighth Schedule) Order 2003

Silvia Cartwright, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 24th day of February 2003

Present:
The Right Hon Helen Clark presiding in Council

Pursuant to section 74(7) 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 order.

Order

1 Title
  • This order is the Fisheries (Removal of Packhorse Rock Lobster from Eighth Schedule) Order 2003.

2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 31 March 2003.

3 Removal of packhorse rock lobster from Eighth Schedule of Fisheries Act 1996
  • Schedule Eight of the Fisheries Act 1996 is amended by omitting the item relating to PHC1.

Marie Shroff,
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, which comes into force on 31 March 2003, removes packhorse rock lobster from the Schedule Eight of the Fisheries Act 1996. The effect of this is to remove the requirement for commercial fishers to have a minimum holding of 3 tonnes of annual catch entitlement before they can take packhorse rock lobster.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 February 2003.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.