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Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2012

2010-2011-2012

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

 

 

 

Presented and read a first time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fisheries Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2012

 

No.      , 2012

 

(Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry)

 

 

 

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)......................................................................................... 2

Schedule 1—E-monitoring                                                                                                 3

Part 1—Main amendments                                                                                          3

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                               3

Part 2—Consequential amendments of the Fisheries Administration Act 1991 10

Fisheries Administration Act 1991                                                                         10

Part 3—Consequential amendments of the Fisheries Management Act 1991       11

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                             11

Schedule 2—Closure etc. of fishery                                                                           12

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                             12

Schedule 3—Waiver of levy                                                                                            14

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                             14

Schedule 4—Conduct of directors etc.                                                                     15

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                             15

 



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. 1) 2012 .

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.  Schedule 1, Parts 1 and 2

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

 

3.  Schedule 1, Part 3

The later of:

(a) the commencement of Part 1 of Schedule 1 to this Act; and

(b) immediately after the commencement of Schedule 3 to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment Act (No. 1) 2012 .

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

 

4.  Schedules 2 and 3

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

 

5.  Schedule 4, items 1 to 10

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

 

6.  Schedule 4, items 11 and 12

The day after this Act receives the Royal Assent.

 

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.