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Fisheries Legislation Amendment (High Seas Fishing Activities and Other Matters) Bill 2004

2002-2003-2004

 

The Parliament of the

Commonwealth of Australia

 

THE SENATE

 

 

 

 

As read a third time

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fisheries Legislation Amendment (High Seas Fishing Activities and Other Matters) Bill 2004

 

No.      , 2004

 

 

 

 

 

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—Implementation of the Compliance Agreement in Australia               4

Fisheries Administration Act 1991                                                                           4

Fisheries Management Act 1991                                                                               5

Schedule 2—Miscellaneous amendments of the Fisheries Management Act 1991              29

Part 1—Logbooks for fisheries                                                                               29

Part 2—Power to stop and detain vehicles and aircraft                             33

Part 3—Charter fishing                                                                                               35

Part 4—Amendment of the Treaty                                                                        36

 



This bill originated in the Senate; and, having this day passed, is now ready for presentation to the House of Representatives for its concurrence.

                                          HARRY EVANS

                                      Clerk of the Senate

The Senate

11 February 2004

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 (High Seas Fishing Activities and Other Matters) Act 2004 .

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.  Schedule 1

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

A Proclamation must not specify a day that occurs before the day on which the Compliance Agreement enters into force for Australia.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which the Compliance Agreement enters into force for Australia, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

If the provision(s) commence in this way, the Minister must announce by notice in the Gazette the day on which the provision(s) commenced.

 

3.  Schedule 2

A single day to be fixed by Proclamation.

However, if any of the provision(s) do not commence within the period of 6 months beginning on the day on which this Act receives the Royal Assent, they commence on the first day after the end of that period.

 

Note:          This table relates only to the provisions of this Act as originally passed by 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.