Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2010

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Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2010

Pursuant to section 20 of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Minister of Fisheries, after having regard to the matters specified in section 21 of that Act, gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title
  • This notice is the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Amendment Notice 2010.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on 31 March 2010.

3 Application
  • This notice applies on and from the fishing year commencing on 1 April 2010.

5 Schedule 1 amended
  • The item relating to southern blue whiting in Schedule 1 is amended by omitting 20 000.

Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of March 2010.

Hon David Carter,
Acting Minister of Fisheries.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on 31 March 2010, amends Schedule 1 of the Fisheries (Quota Management Areas, Total Allowable Catches, and Catch Histories) Notice 1986 by omitting the reference to the total allowable commercial catch in the item relating to southern blue whiting in quota management area SBW6I.

The total allowable commercial catch for that species in that quota management area is now set out in the Fisheries (Southern Blue Whiting Total Allowable Commercial Catch) Notice 2009.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 25 March 2010.

This notice is administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.