Reprint as at 17 December 2016
Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General
At Wellington this 20th day of June 2016
Present:His Excellency the Governor-General in Council
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 order is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.
This order is made under section 74(7) of the Fisheries Act 1996—
on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and
on the recommendation of the Minister for Primary Industries made after complying with that section.
This order is the Fisheries (Schedule 8) Order 2016.
This order comes into force on 1 October 2016.
However, clause 5 comes into force on 1 February 2017.
Order: confirmed, on 17 December 2016, by section 12 of the Subordinate Legislation Confirmation Act 2016 (2016 No 103).
This order applies on and from the first day of the fishing year starting on 1 October 2016.
However, clause 5 applies on and from the first day of the fishing year starting on 1 February 2017.
This clause amends the Fisheries Act 1996.
In Schedule 8, Part 1, revoke the items relating to ANG11, ANG12, ANG14, ANG15, and ANG16.
In Schedule 8, Part 1, insert the following items in their appropriate alphabetical order:
In Schedule 8, Part 1, revoke the item relating to ANG13.
Michael Webster,Clerk of the Executive Council.
This order amends Schedule 8 of the Fisheries Act 1996 as a result of the division of stocks of freshwater eel in the South Island. The division is made by the Fisheries (Alteration of Quota Management Areas—Freshwater Eel) Order 2016. The minimum holding of annual catch entitlement for each stock is evenly divided between the 2 stocks into which the stock is divided.
The amendments for the division of the stocks with fishstock codes ANG11, ANG12, ANG14, ANG15, and ANG16 come into force on 1 October 2016, which is the start of the fishing year for those stocks. The amendments for the division of the stock with fishstock code ANG13 come into force on 1 February 2017, which is the start of the fishing year for that stock.
This order is a confirmable instrument under section 47B of the Legislation Act 2012. It is revoked at the end of 30 June 2017, unless earlier confirmed by an Act of Parliament. That stated time is the applicable deadline under section 47C(1)(a) of that Act.
The Ministry for Primary Industries produced a regulatory impact statement on 11 May 2016 to help inform the decisions taken by the Government relating to the contents of this instrument.
A copy of the regulatory impact statement can be found at—
Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.
Date of notification in Gazette: 23 June 2016.
This is a reprint of the Fisheries (Schedule 8) Order 2016 that incorporates all the amendments to that order as at the date of the last amendment to it.
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Subordinate Legislation Confirmation Act 2016 (2016 No 103): section 12