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Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill 2007

2004-2005-2006-2007

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill 2007

 

No.      , 2007

 

(Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry)

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend legislation about fisheries, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

1............ Short title............................................................................................. 1

2............ Commencement................................................................................... 1

3............ Schedule(s)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—Fisheries Administration Act 1991                                                  3

Schedule 2—Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                       5

Schedule 3—Torres Strait Fisheries Act 1984                                                     15

Part 1—Amendments commencing 28 days after Royal Assent           15

Part 2—Amendments commencing 12 months after Royal Assent     64

Schedule 4—Surveillance Devices Act 2004                                                          71

 



A Bill for an Act to amend legislation about fisheries, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Fisheries Legislation Amendment Act 2007 .

2   Commencement

             (1)  Each provision of this Act specified in column 1 of the table commences, or is taken to have commenced, in accordance with column 2 of the table. Any other statement in column 2 has effect according to its terms.

 

Commencement information

Column 1

Column 2

Column 3

Provision(s)

Commencement

Date/Details

1.  Sections 1 to 3 and anything in this Act not elsewhere covered by this table

The day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1 and 2

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

3.  Schedule 3, Part 1

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

4.  Schedule 3, Part 2

On the day after the end of the period of 12 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

5.  Schedule 4

The 28th day after the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by both Houses of the Parliament and assented to. It will not be expanded to deal with provisions inserted in this Act after assent.

             (2)  Column 3 of the table contains additional information that is not part of this Act. Information in this column may be added to or edited in any published version of this Act.

3   Schedule(s)

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