Foyle and Carlingford Fisheries Act 2007

Forfeiture of boats, equipment etc.

29.— (1) The Act of 1952 is amended by the substitution for section 76 of the following section:

“Forfeiture of boats, fishing engines etc.

76.— Where a person is convicted of an offence under this Act the Court by which he is convicted may make such other order as to the forfeiture of—

(a) any fish illegally taken by him or in his possession at the time of the offence,

(b) any boat, fishing engine, equipment or other thing by means or in respect of which the offence is committed,

as the Court thinks fit.”.

(2) Section 77 of the Act of 1952 is repealed.