Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2010

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Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2010

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 15th day of November 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 (No 2) 2010.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 16 December 2010.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 Schedule 1 amended

Schedule 
New item relating to Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986 inserted into Schedule 1

r 4

Provision Description of offence Fee
($)
r 3C Taking or possessing a sand flounder that is less than 25 cm in length in the Challenger Fishery Management Area 250

Michael Webster,
for 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 16 December 2010, amend Schedule 1 of the Fisheries (Infringement Offences) Regulations 2001.

The amendment prescribes a new infringement offence for the purpose of regulation 3C of the Fisheries (Challenger Area Amateur Fishing) Regulations 1986, which relates to the taking or possessing of sand flounder less than 25 cm in length in the Challenger Fishery Management Area.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 18 November 2010.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Fisheries.