The Sea Fishing (Penalty Notices) (Wales) (Amendment) Order 2019

Document Number:2019 No. 602 (W. 127)
Coming into force:Coming into force on the 21/03/2019
 
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Welsh Statutory Instruments

Sea Fisheries, Wales

Made

18 th March 2019

Laid before the National Assembly for Wales

19 March 2019

Coming into force

21 March 2019

The Welsh Ministers, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 30(2) of the Fisheries Act 1981(1) now vested in them(2) and sections 294 and 316(1)(b) of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009(3) , make the following Order.

Title, application, interpretation and commencement

  1. —(1) The title of this Order is the Sea Fishing (Penalty Notices) (Wales) (Amendment) Order 2019.

    (2) This Order applies in relation to Wales and the Welsh zone.

    (3) In this Order, “Wales” (“Cymru”) and “the Welsh zone” (“parth Cymru”) have the meanings given by section 158(1) of the Government of Wales Act 2006(4).

    (4) This Order comes into force on 21 March 2019.

    Amendment of the Sea Fishing (Penalty Notices) (Wales) Order 2019

  2. —(1) The Sea Fishing (Penalty Notices) (Wales) Order 2019(5) is amended as follows.

    (2) In article 1 (title, commencement, and application) , for paragraph (3) substitute—

    “(3) This Order applies in relation to Wales and the Welsh zone.”

    (3) In article 2 (interpretation) , in the appropriate places, insert—

    ““Wales” (“Cymru”) has the same meaning as in section 158(1) of the Government of Wales Act 2006;”;

    ““the Welsh zone” (“parth Cymru”) has the same meaning as in section 158(1) of the Government of Wales Act 2006.”

    Lesley Griffiths

    Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, one of the Welsh Ministers

    18 March 2019

    EXPLANATORY NOTE

    (This note is not part of the Order)

    This Order amends the Sea Fishing (Penalty Notices) (Wales) Order 2019 (S.I. 2019/363 (W. 86)) so as to correct an error relating to the application of that instrument.

    The Welsh Ministers’ Code of Practice on the carrying out of Regulatory Impact Assessments was considered in relation to this Order. As a result, it was not considered necessary to carry out a regulatory impact assessment as to the likely costs and benefits of complying with this Order.

    1981 c. 29 (“the 1981 Act”); see section 30(3) for the definition of “the Ministers.

    The functions of the Ministers under section 30 of the 1981 Act, so far as exercisable in relation to Wales, were transferred to the National Assembly for Wales and then transferred from that body to the Welsh Ministers: see article 2(a) of, and Schedule 1 to, the National Assembly for Wales (Transfer of Functions)...

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