Fisheries (Amalgamation of Quota Management Areas) Order 2007

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Fisheries (Amalgamation of Quota Management Areas) Order 2007


Note

This order is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 25th day of June 2007

Pursuant to section 25 of the Fisheries Act 1996, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council and on the recommendation of the Minister of Fisheries made in accordance with sections 25 and 25A of that Act, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Fisheries (Amalgamation of Quota Management Areas) Order 2007.

2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 1 October 2007.

3 Amalgamation of quota management areas 5 and 6 relating to white warehou
4 Part 3 of Schedule 1 of Fisheries Act 1996 amended
  • Part 3 of Schedule 1 of the Fisheries Act 1996 is amended by adding the item set out in the Schedule of this order.

5 Schedule of Fisheries (Declaration of New Stock Subject to Quota Management System) Notice 1997 consequentially amended
6 Savings
  • This order does not affect any proceedings commenced in relation to the quota management areas 5 and 6 referred to in clause 3 before they are amalgamated by that clause.


Schedule
New item added to Part 3 of Schedule 1 of Fisheries Act 1996

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White warehou (WWA) management area
Quota management area WWA5B—Southland/Sub-Antarctic

All that area of New Zealand fisheries waters lying within fishery management areas 5 and 6.

Rebecca Kitteridge,

for 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 comes into force on 1 October 2007. It amalgamates quota management areas 5 and 6 specified in relation to white warehou in the Fisheries (Declaration of New Stock Subject to Quota Management System) Notice 1997 to create a new quota management area 5B. That notice is consequentially amended to omit the 2 original quota management areas 5 and 6, and the Fisheries Act 1996 is amended to describe the new quota management area 5B. The order does not affect any proceedings commenced in relation to quota management areas 5 and 6 before they are amalgamated.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 June 2007.