Foyle and Carlingford Fisheries Act 2007

Taking fish unlawfully killed or found dead.

18.— Section 46 of the Act of 1952 is amended—

(a) in subsection (2)—

(i) in paragraph (d) for “sanitary officer” there shall be substituted “person acting under the authority of a local authority, or”,

(ii) by the insertion after paragraph (d) of the following paragraph:

“(e) a private river watcher appointed to protect the waters in question.”,

(b) by the insertion after subsection (2) of the following subsection:

“(3) Where a person mentioned in subsection (2)(a), (c), (d) or (e) removes fish from a river as mentioned in subsection (1) or causes fish to be so removed, he shall inform the Commission of that fact as soon as is practicable.”.