Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2012

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Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of March 2012

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 (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Amendment Regulations 2012.

2  Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 May 2012.

3  Principal regulations
4  Schedule amended
  • In the Schedule, replace items 7 and 8 with the items 7 and 8 set out in the Schedule of these regulations.


Schedule
Items replaced in Schedule of principal regulations

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Item Description
7 

Those waters of Doubtful Sound lying—

  • (a) to the east of a line drawn from 45º17.56′S and 166º52.68′E to 45º17.15′S and 166º53.01′E; and

  • (b) to the east of a line drawn from 45º16.81′S and 166º54.61′E to 45º16.59′S and 166º55.21′E.

8 

Those waters of Thompson and Bradshaw Sounds lying to the east and to the south of a line drawn from 45º10.60′S and 166º57.90′E to 45º11.36′S and 166º58.31′E.

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 May 2012, replace items 7 and 8 of the description of the internal waters of Fiordland set out in the Schedule of the Fisheries (Southland and Sub-Antarctic Areas Commercial Fishing) Regulations 1986 to correct technical errors in the current descriptions.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 March 2012.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry.