Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008

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Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 25th day of August 2008

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

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

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2008.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2008.

3 Principal regulations amended
  • These regulations amend the Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Regulations 2001.

4 Schedule 1 amended
  • (1) Schedule 1 is amended by inserting the items set out in Part 1 of the Schedule of these regulations after the item relating to regulation 2C under the heading Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 (SR 1986/224).

    (2) Schedule 1 is amended by inserting the item set out in Part 2 of the Schedule of these regulations after the item relating to regulation 4A under the heading Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 (SR 1986/224).

    (3) Schedule 1 is amended by adding the item set out in Part 3 of the Schedule of these regulations under the heading Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 (SR 1986/224).

    (4) Schedule 1 is amended by inserting the item set out in Part 4 of the Schedule of these regulations after the item relating to regulation 6E under the heading Fisheries (South-East Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 (SR 1986/225).


Schedule
Amendments to Schedule 1

r 4

Part 1

r 2DTaking from or possessing in the Challenger (East) Area undersized blue cod 250
r 2ELanding blue cod otherwise than in a whole or gutted state500

Part 2

r 4ACUsing a set net in the waters described in r 4AC(2), other than a flatfish set net during the period commencing on 1 April in each year and ending on 30 September in that year500
   

Part 3

r 4F(2)Taking or possessing up to 3 blue cod taken from within the enclosed waters of the Marlborough Sounds on any day during the period commencing on 1 October 2008 and ending on 1 October 2012500

Part 4

r 6EAUsing a set net in the waters described in r 6EA(2), other than a flatfish set net during the period commencing on 1 April in each year and ending on 30 September in that year500
   

Rebecca Kitteridge,
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 2008, amend the Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Regulations 2001.

The regulations amend Schedule 1 of the principal regulations by providing infringement offences and penalties for requirements under—


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 August 2008.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.