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This Declaration relates to a specified area to be the adjacent coastal area under s 3(3)(b) of the Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984.
Administered by: Agriculture
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation (Exemptions and Other Matters) Regulation 2015 s12 item 63AB
Registered 25 Nov 2008
Gazetted 01 Apr 1985

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984

 

ADJACENT COASTAL AREA OF papua new
guinea

 

 

i, john charles kerin, the Minister of State for Primary Industry, pursuant to paragraph (3) (b) of section 3 of the Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984, hereby declare the area described in the Schedule to be the adjacent coastal area of Papua New Guinea.

 

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SCHEDULE

The area of Papua New Guinea adjacent to the Protected Zone and to the north of the line described in Annex 5 to the Torres Strait Treaty that is –

       (a)     to the south of the parallel of Latitude 9° South;

       (b)     to the west of the meridian of Longitude 143°30' East.

 

Dated this twenty-first day of March 1985.

 

JOHN KERIN

Minister of State for Primary Industry