Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2016

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Fisheries (High Seas Fishing Notifications—Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna) Amendment Notice 2016

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 2016.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 1 December 2016.

4 Schedule amended

(1)

In the Schedule, paragraph (p), after “in 2014”, insert “and CCSBT 23 in 2016”.

(2)

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

(r)

Resolution on Large-scale Driftnet Fishing (adopted at CCSBT 23 in 2016).

Dated at Wellington this 28th day of November 2016.

Brook Barrington,
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 2016, 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: 30 November 2016.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.