Shannon Fisheries Act, 1935

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Number 4 of 1935.


SHANNON FISHERIES ACT, 1935.


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART I.

Preliminary.

Section

1.

Short title.

2.

Definitions.

3.

Expenses of the Minister.

PART II.

Compensation for Injuries to Fisheries.

4.

Compensation for injuries to fisheries.

5.

Power to purchase in lieu of paying compensation.

6.

Transfer of fisheries by the Minister.

7.

Transfer of fisheries by the Commissioners of Public Works.

PART III.

Management of the Shannon Fisheries.

8.

Duties of the Board in relation to the Shannon fisheries.

9.

Powers of the Board in relation to the Shannon Fisheries.

10.

Application of the income of the Board from the Shannon fisheries.

11.

Power to sell salmon and trout without licence.

12.

Appointment of ex-officio members of boards of conservators.

PART IV.

Miscellaneous and General.

13.

Advances by the Minister for Finance.

14.

Assessment of compensation or price.

15.

Compensation to certain fishery employees.

16.

Officers and servants of the Board.

17.

Obligation of the Board to keep accounts.

18.

Obligation of the Board to furnish reports and statistics.

19.

Closing of free gap in weirs in the waters of the Shannon fisheries.

20.

Discharge of water through Parteen Villa weir.

21.

Membership of the Board of Conservators for the Limerick Fishery District.

22.

Alteration of weekly close season.

23.

Restriction on number of certain fishing licences.

24.

Prohibition of snap nets.

25.

Prohibition of taking fish with a net.


Acts Referred to

Shannon Electricity Act, 1925

No. 26 of 1925

Electricity (Supply) Act, 1927

No. 27 of 1927

Fisheries Act, 1925

No. 32 of 1925

Electricity (Supply) (Amendment) Act, 1934

No. 6 of 1934

Electricity (Supply) (Amendment) Act, 1931

No. 32 of 1931

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Number 4 of 1935.


SHANNON FISHERIES ACT, 1935.


AN ACT TO MAKE PEOVISION FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THE FISHERIES OF THE RIVER SHANNON BY THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY BOARD AND FOR THAT PURPOSE TO PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT OF COMPENSATION IN RESPECT OF SUCH FISHERIES BY THE SAID BOARD AND THE ACQUISITION OR TRANSFER OF SUCH FISHERIES BY OR TO THE SAID BOARD, AND TO MAKE PROVISION FOR OTHER MATTERS RELATING TO SUCH MANAGEMENT OR TO SUCH FISHERIES. [19th February, 1935.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS OF SAORST?T EIREANN AS FOLLOWS:—