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Sea Fish (Conservation) Act 1992 (Chapter 60).

Type of law
Date of original text

Section 1 of this Act amends section 4 of the principal Act with respect to conditions of licensing of fishing boats. Section 2 of this Act inserts a new section 4AA in the principal Act with respect to appeals before the Sea Fish Licence Tribunal. Amendments of sections 4 and 4 A are made to amend the law relating to restrictions on the time spent at sea by fishing vessels. Section 4A is amended with respect licensing of vessels receiving trans-shipped fish. After section 4A there shall be inserted a section 4B on the power of the Minister to make regulations supplementary to sections 4 and 4A. A new section 4C on the use of automatic recording equipment is inserted in the principal Act. Other amendments relate to offences, powers of British sea officers and the inclusion of principles of reduction of time spent at sea in Orders made under section 4(6C) of the principal Act. (12 sections)
Long title of text
An Act to amend the law relating to licences under sections 4 and 4A of the Sea Fish (Conservation) Act 1967.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
For entry into force please see section 11.
Amendments up to include Fisheries Act 2020 (c. 22).
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