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Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2010

2010

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

As passed by both Houses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2010

 

No.      , 2010

 

 

 

 

 

A Bill for an Act to amend various Acts relating to fisheries, and for related purposes

   

   



Contents

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

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

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

Schedule 1—Amendment of the Fisheries Administration Act 1991      4

Schedule 2—Amendment of the Fishing Levy Act 1991                                 6

Schedule 3—Amendment of the Fisheries Management Act 1991           7

Part 1—Co-management arrangements and other regulatory reforms 7

Part 2—Illegal transiting of Australian fishing zone                                    11

Part 3—Cooperative Enforcement Agreement                                               12

 



A Bill for an Act to amend various Acts relating to fisheries, and for related purposes

The Parliament of Australia enacts:

1   Short title

                   This Act may be cited as the Fisheries Legislation Amendment Act (No. 2) 2010 .

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 this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

2.  Schedules 1 and 2

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

 

3.  Schedule 3, Parts 1 and 2

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

 

4.  Schedule 3, Part 3

The later of:

(a) the 28th day after this Act receives the Royal Assent; and

(b) the day the Agreement on Cooperative Enforcement of Fisheries Laws between the Government of Australia and the Government of the French Republic in the Maritime Areas Adjacent to the French Southern and Antarctic Territories, Heard Island and the McDonald Islands that was done at Paris on 8 January 2007 comes into force.

However, the provision(s) do not commence at all if the event mentioned in paragraph (b) does not occur before 30 June 2011.

The Minister must announce by notice in the Gazette the day the Agreement comes into force for Australia.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally enacted. It will not be amended to deal with any later amendments of this Act.

             (2)  Any information in Column 3 of the table is not part of this Act. Information may be inserted in this column, or information in it may be 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.