Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2015

2015/296

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2015

Pursuant to section 113C of the Fisheries Act 1996, the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2015.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 1 December 2015.

4 Schedule amended

(1)

In the Schedule, replace paragraph (a) with:

(a)

Resolution on a CCSBT Record of Vessels Authorised to Fish for Southern Bluefin Tuna (adopted at CCSBT 22 in 2015 to revise the Resolution on “Illegal, Unregulated and Unreported Fishing (IUU) and Establishment of a CCSBT Record of Vessels over 24 meters Authorised to Fish for Southern Bluefin Tuna”):

(2)

In the Schedule, paragraph (b), replace “the fifth meeting of the Compliance Committee in 2010” with “CCSBT 22 in 2015”.

(3)

In the Schedule, after paragraph (p), insert:

(q)

Resolution for a CCSBT Scheme for Minimum Standards for Inspection in Port (adopted at CCSBT 22 in 2015).

Dated at Wellington this 20th day of November 2015.

Bede Corry,
Acting Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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 2015, amends the Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Notice 2009. The amendments update the list of international conservation and management measures that have been adopted by the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 November 2015.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.