This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 1 April 2004, amend the Fisheries (Challenger Area Commercial Fishing) Regulations 1986. The amendments omit references to horse mussels and sea cucumber in regulation 14C and revoke regulation 14D. These regulations place restrictions on taking horse mussels and sea cucumber in quota management area 7. These species are being introduced into the quota management system on 1 April 2004.