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This direction amends the Northern Prawn Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 171 to provide for the early closure of the tiger prawn fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture and Water Resources
Registered 08 Nov 2018
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled Senate12-Nov-2018
Tabled HR26-Nov-2018
Date of repeal 03 Apr 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

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Northern Prawn Fishery Amendment (Early Closure) Direction 2018

I, James Findlay, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, make the following direction.

Dated: 7 November 2018                                           

Dr James Findlay

Chief Executive Officer
Australian Fisheries Management Authority

 


1  Citation

                   This instrument is the Northern Prawn Fishery Amendment (Early Closure) Direction 2018.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.

3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 41A(3) of the Fisheries Management Act 1991.

4  Schedules

                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.

Schedule 1Amendments

Northern Prawn Fishery (Closures) Direction No. 171

1  Subsection 10.3

Repeal the subsection, substitute:

10.3   Fishing is not to be engaged in in the fishery during the period commencing at 2230 hours UTC on 20 November 2018 and ending at 2200 hours UTC on 30 November 2018.