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Niue Fish Protection Amendment Act 1992 (No. 160 of 1992).

Country/Territory
Niue (New Zealand)
Document type
Legislation
Date
1992
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to amend the Niue Fish Protection Act 1965.
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Marine fisheries Fishing gear/fishing method Research
Geographical area
Oceania, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

Section 5 of the Principal Act is amended, by adding to paragraph (d) of subsection (1), the following proviso - " Provided that the Cabinet may permit the use of underwater breathing apparatus, subject to such terms conditions and restrictions as Cabinet may impose, for the purpose of conducting scientific research for the purposes of gathering data to assist in conservation and management of Niue's fishery resource". The Act consists of 2 sections.

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References - Legislation

Amends

Niue Fisheries Protection Ordinance 1965 (No. 32 of 1965).

Legislation | Niue (New Zealand) | 1965 (1985) | Repealed

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Fishing gear/fishing method, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Domestic Fishing Act 1995.

Legislation | Niue (New Zealand) | 1995 (2006)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Fishing gear/fishing method, Mesh, Offences/penalties, Crustaceans, Fishing authorization, Fishing charge, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX