Inland Fisheries Act 2010


2.— In this Act—

“Act of 1980” means Fisheries Act 1980 ;

“Act of 1991” means Fisheries (Amendment) Act 1991 ;

“Act of 1987” means Fisheries (Amendment) (No. 2) Act 1987 ;

“Act of 1994” means Fisheries (Amendment) Act 1994 ;

“Act of 1999” means Fisheries (Amendment) Act 1999 ;

“Act of 2000” means Fisheries (Amendment) Act 2000 ;

“ Arbitrator” has the meaning assigned to it by section 66 (2);

“Commissioners” means Commissioners of Public Works in Ireland;

“Central Board” means the body established under section 7(1) of the Fisheries Act 1980 ;

“easement” includes a profit à prendre and any right in or over water;

“functions” includes powers and duties;

“IFI” means Inland Fisheries Ireland established under section 6 ;

“Inland Fisheries Acts” means Inland Fisheries Acts 1959 to 2010 and every other enactment which is to be read together with any of those Acts;

“Joint Oireachtas Committee” means a Joint Committee of the Houses of the Oireachtas to which the Oireachtas has assigned the role of examining matters relating to inland fisheries;

“local authority” has the meaning assigned to it by the Local Government Act 2001 ;

“Minister” means Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources;

“Principal Act” means Fisheries (Consolidation) Act 1959;

“ proposed servient tenement” means the land over which the route of a way-leave or right of way shown on a plan referred to in section 60 (3) or section 62 (2) passes;

“recognised trade union or staff association” means a trade union or staff association recognised by IFI for the purposes of negotiations that are concerned with the terms and conditions of employment and the working conditions of employees;

“regional board” means a body established by virtue of section 10(3) of the Fisheries Act 1980 ;

“Register of Sea Anglers” has the meaning assigned to it by section 73 ;

“required right of way” has the meaning assigned to it by section 62 (1);

“Trust” means the Inland Fisheries Trust Incorporated (Iontaobhas Iascaigh Intíre Ioncorportha).