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Marine Parks and Reserves Act, 1994 (Act No. 29 of 1994).

Country/Territory
Tanzania, Un. Rep. of
Document type
Legislation
Date
1995
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to provide for the establishment, management and monitoring of marine parks and reserves, to establish a Park and Marine Reserves Unit, and repeal certain provisions of existing legislation.
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Enforcement/compliance Basic legislation Protected area Marine area Institution Policy/planning Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Offences/penalties Marine protected areas
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Least Developed Countries
Entry into force notes
This Act entered into force on a date appointed by the Minister.
Abstract

The 50 sections of this Act are divided into 15 Parts: Preliminary (I); Establishment of Marine Parks and Reserves Unit (II); Establishment and Functions of the Board, Etc. (III); Establishment and Sources of Conservation and Development Fund (IV); Involvement of Village Councils (V); Declaration of Marine Parks and Reserves (VI); General Management Plans (VII); Zones within Marine Parks (VII); Regulations Concerning Entry, Residence and Settlement (IX); General Powers of the Minister to Make Re

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References - Legislation

Amends

Fisheries Act, 1970

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1970 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Inland fisheries, Marine fisheries, Aquaculture, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Fishing authorization

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Wildlife Conservation Act (No. 12 of 1974).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1974 | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Hunting/capture, Hunting authorization/permit, Wild fauna, Protected area, National parks, Wildlife products, Registration, Dangerous animal/harmful animal, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Marine Parks and Reserves (Declaration) Regulations, 1999 (G.N. No. 85 of 1999).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 1999

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishing authorization, Protected area, Management/conservation, Marine area, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

National Prosecutions Service Act, 2008 (No. 27 of 2008).

Legislation | Tanzania, Un. Rep. of | 2008

Keyword: Governance, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX