Fisheries (Consolidation) Act, 1959

Prohibition of export of unseasonable salmon.

177.—(1) If any person exports or attempts to export any unseasonable salmon, such person shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding five pounds for each salmon so exported or attempted to be exported.

(2) Where a person is convicted of an offence under this section, any salmon in respect of which the offence was committed shall, as a statutory consequence of conviction, stand forfeited.