Fisheries Management Act 1994 No 38
Historical version for 17 July 2009 to 30 August 2009 (accessed 1 February 2015 at 11:29) Current version

34M   Consultation on proposed acquisition declaration

The Minister is required to give the following persons and bodies an opportunity to make submissions on any proposed acquisition declaration and to take any submission that is duly made into account:
(a)  the persons whose commercial fishing entitlements are proposed to be acquired,
(b)  any advisory council on recreational fishing and any relevant advisory council on commercial fishing established under section 229,
(c)  the local community in the area affected by the proposed declaration.
Note. Section 284 sets out the public consultation procedure.
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