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No. 1 of 2006 Directions/Other as made
This Direction establishes a closure to daylight fishing in a specified area of the Fishery. Sets out closure boundaries and prevents fishing in that area during daylight hours for a four week period.
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Registered 21 Jul 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR08-Aug-2006
Tabled Senate08-Aug-2006
Date of repeal 09 Aug 2006
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Principal instrument had cessation provision.

 

 

FISHERIES MANAGEMENT ACT 1991

EASTERN TUNA AND BILLFISH FISHERY MANAGEMENT PLAN 2005

 

                   EASTERN TUNA AND BILLFISH FISHERY

                    AMENDMENT DIRECTION No. 1 OF 2006

 

DAYLIGHT FISHING CLOSURE

 

 

I, Geoff Richardson, Acting Managing Director of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, as delegate, make the following amendment to the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Direction No.1 of 2006 under sub-sections 17(5A) and 17(5B) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991 and sub-sections 12(1) and 12(4) of the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Management Plan 2005.

 

Dated …21….July 2006

 

 

      Geoff Richardson

 

 

Acting Managing Director

Australian Fisheries Management Authority

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Name of Direction

1.         This Direction is the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Amendment Direction No. 1 of 2006.

Commencement

2.         This Amendment Direction commences on the day after it is registered.

Amendment of Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Direction No. 1 of 2006

            3.         Schedule 1 amends the Eastern Tuna and Billfish Fishery Direction No.1 of

                        2006.

 

Schedule 1                                        Amendment
                                                         
(clause 3)

[1]                   After Clause 7

                        insert

                 8.    The Prohibition in clause 6 does not apply to hauling a longline that was   legitimately shot and soaked between nautical dusk and nautical dawn.