Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014

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  • Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014: revoked, on the close of 29 October 2016, by clause 3.

Reprint as at 30 October 2016

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Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014

(LI 2014/320)

Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014: revoked, on the close of 29 October 2016, by clause 3.

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.

Pursuant to section 186A of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Minister for Primary Industries, after complying with the requirements of that section, gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 1 December 2014.

3 Revocation of this notice

This notice is revoked on the close of 29 October 2016.

4 Maunganui Bay closed in respect of any species of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed (except kina) for 2 years

(1)

A person must not take any species of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed (except kina) from Maunganui Bay while this notice is in force.

(2)

In this clause,—

kina

(a)

means a shellfish of the species Evechinus chloroticus (also known as sea egg); and

(b)

includes the purple urchin of the species Centrostephanus rodgersii

Maunganui Bay means all those New Zealand fisheries waters enclosed by a line—

(a)

commencing at Kariparipa Point (at 35°11.33′S and 174°17.59′E); then

(b)

proceeding in a straight line to the north-westernmost point of the rocks west of Kariparipa Point (at 35°11.36′S and 174°17.51′E); then

(c)

proceeding in a straight line in a generally south-westerly direction to a point off the west side of Motuwheteke Island (at 35°12.01′S and 174°17.28′E); then

(d)

proceeding in a straight line in a generally southerly direction to a point on the rocks outside the south entrance of Maunganui Bay (at 35°12.26′S and 174°17.32′E); then

(e)

proceeding in a straight line due east to the mean high-water mark; then

(f)

proceeding along the mean high-water mark to the point of commencement.

Dated at Wellington this 8th day of September 2014.

Hon Nathan Guy,
Minister for Primary Industries.

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 1 December 2014, prohibits the taking of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed (except kina) from Maunganui Bay. In accordance with section 186A(5)(a) of the Fisheries Act 1996, this notice may not be in force beyond 2 years after the date of its notification in the Gazette. Accordingly, this notice is revoked on the close of 29 October 2016.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 October 2014.

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014 that incorporates all the amendments to that notice as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also http://www.pco.parliament.govt.nz/editorial-conventions/.

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Fisheries (Maunganui Bay Temporary Closure) Notice 2014 (LI 2014/320): clause 3