Fisheries (Amendment) (No. 2) Act, 1987

Amendment of section 167 of Principal Act.

9.—Section 167 of the Principal Act (as amended by the Act of 1980) is hereby amended by the substitution of “salmon, trout or coarse fish” for “salmon or trout”, and the said section, as so amended, is set out in the Table to this section.


167. If any person takes, catches or fishes for any salmon, trout or coarse fish by means of cross lines in any river, such person shall be guilty of an offence under this section and shall be liable on summary conviction thereof to a fine not exceeding £500.