Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations 2010

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Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations 2010

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 30th day of August 2010

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 297(1) 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 2010.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2010.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 Schedule 1 amended

Schedule 1
New items relating to Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 inserted in Schedule 1

r 4(1)

ProvisionDescription of offenceFee
($)
r 26AOperating as amateur-fishing charter vessel operator without registering with chief executive250
r 26BFailing to comply with reporting obligations of amateur-fishing charter vessel operator250

Schedule 2
New items relating to Fisheries (South-East Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 inserted in Schedule 1

r 4(2)

ProvisionDescription of offenceFee
($)
r 3AB(2)Taking or possessing more than the maximum daily number of finfish in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 2 times the maximum daily number250
r 3AB(2)Taking or possessing more than 2 times the maximum daily number of finfish in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 3 times the daily limit500
r 6DB(2)Taking or possessing more than the maximum daily number of paua in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 2 times the maximum daily number250
r 6DB(2)Taking or possessing more than 2 times the maximum daily number of paua in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 3 times the daily limit500
r 6DC(2)Taking or possessing more than the maximum daily number of kina in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 2 times the maximum daily number250
r 6DC(2)Taking or possessing more than 2 times the maximum daily number of kina in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 3 times the daily limit500
r 6DD(2)Taking or possessing more than the maximum daily number of shellfish in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 2 times the maximum daily number250
r 6DD(2)Taking or possessing more than 2 times the maximum daily number of shellfish in the East Otago taiapure, but not more than 3 times the daily limit500
r 6DE(1)Taking or possessing paua in the Huriawa Peninsula area250

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 2010, amend Schedule 1 of the Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Regulations 2001.

The amendments prescribe new infringement offences for the purposes of—


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 September 2010.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.