S.I. No. 647/2001 - Saithe (Fisheries Management and Conservation) (No 2) Order, 2001.

I, Frank Fahey, Minister for the Marine and Natural Resources, in exercise of the powers conferred on me by section 223A (inserted by section 9 of the Fisheries (Amendment) Act, 1978 (No. 18 of 1978) and amended by section 4 of the Fisheries (Amendment) Act, 1983 (No. 27 of 1983)) of the Fisheries (Consolidation) Act, 1959 (No. 14 of 1959), and the Fisheries (Transfer of Departmental Administration and Ministerial Functions) Order, 1977 ( S.I. No. 30 of 1977 ) (as adapted by the Marine (Alteration of Name of Department and Title of Minister) Order, 1997 ( S.I. No. 301 of 1997 )), hereby order as follows:

1.      This Order may be cited as the Saithe (Management and Conservation) (No 2) Order, 2001.

2.      This Order shall come into operation on the 1st day of January, 2002.

3.      The Saithe (Management and Conservation) Order, 2001 ( SI No 457 of 2001 ) is hereby revoked.


GIVEN under my Official Seal,

this 21st day of December, 2001.

Frank Fahey

Minister for the Marine and Natural Resources


(This note is not part of the instrument and does not purport to be a legal interpretation).

This Order permits the fishing for, transhipping, landing or having on board saithe in ICES area Vb (EC waters), VI, XII, and XIV with effect from the 1st January, 2002.