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This instrument amends the Fisheries Management (Northern Prawn Fishery Seasonal Closures) Direction 2021 by providing for additional area closures for specified times within the Northern Prawn Fishery.
Administered by: Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry
Registered 17 Aug 2022
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR05-Sep-2022
Tabled Senate05-Sep-2022
Date of repeal 26 Nov 2022
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

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Fisheries Management (Northern Prawn Fishery Seasonal Closures) Amendment Direction No. 2 2022

I, Wez Norris, Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority, make the following direction. 

Dated: 25 July 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wez Norris

Chief Executive Officer

 


1  Name

                   This instrument is the Fisheries Management (Northern Prawn Fishery Seasonal Closures) Amendment Direction No. 2 2022.

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the day after this instrument is registered.

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                   Each instrument that is specified in a Schedule to this instrument is amended or repealed as set out in the applicable items in the Schedule concerned, and any other item in a Schedule to this instrument has effect according to its terms.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 1Amendment

Fisheries Management (Northern Prawn Fishery Seasonal Closures) Direction 2021

1          Subsection 11(3)

Omit the subsection, substitute:

Insert:

(3)        Fishing is not to be engaged in the fishery defined in Schedule 1 during the period commencing at 2200 hours UTC on 31 October 2022 and ending at 2200 hours UTC on 30 November 2022.

2          Subsection 11(4)

Insert:

(4)        Fishing is not to be engaged in the fishery defined in Schedule 2 during the period commencing at 2230 hours UTC on 31 October 2022 and ending at 2230 hours UTC on 30 November 2022.