Fisheries Resources (Jurisdiction and Conservation) (Amendment) Regulations 2013

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Published: 2013-12-01

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EXTRAORDINARY

OFFICIAL GAZETTE
THE BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU 201h December, 2013

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FISHERIES RESOURCES (JURISDICTION AND
CONSERVATION) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS,

2013

Arrangement of Regulations

Regulation
1. Citation and duration ............................................................................................. 2
2. Amendment of Regulation 35 of Sub. Leg., Vol. IV, Ch. 244-11 .......................... 2


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MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, MARINE
RESOURCESANDSOClALDEVELOPMENT

S.I. No. 114 of2013

FISHERIES RESOURCES (JURISDICTION AND
CONSERVATION) ACT

CHAPTER244

FISHERIES RESOURCES (JURISDICTION AND
CONSERVATION) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS, 2013

The Minister in exercise of the powers conferred by section 19 of the Fisheries
Resources (Jurisdiction and Conservation) Act, makes the following Regulations-

1. Citation and duration.

(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Fisheries Resources
(Jurisdiction and Conservation) (Amendment) Regulations, 2013.

(2) These Regulations shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1" day
of December, 2013, and shall expire on the 28111 day of February, 2014.

2. Amendment of Regulation 35 of Sub. Leg., Vol. IV, Ch. 244-11.
Regulation 35 of the Fisheries Resources (Jurisdiction and Conservation)
Regulations is amended by the deletion of paragraphs (2) and (3) and the
substitution therefor of the following-

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"{2) Notwithstanding paragraph (1 ), no person shall take, land, process,
sell or offer for sale any fish commonly known as "the Nassau
Grouper" during the period 1" December, 2013 to the 281h February,
2014, except where such taking or landing is carried out, with the
written approval of the Director of Fisheries for scientific research
purposes.

(3) Subject to paragraph (2), no person shall during the period 1"
December, 2013 to the 281h February, 2014, land any fish commonly
known as "grouper", unless its head, tail and skin is intact.".

Made this 18111 day of December A. D., 2013.

Signed
V. ALFRED GRAY

Minister responsible for Agriculture, Marine
Resources and Local Government
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