HC Deb 01 September 1887 vol 320 c744
MR. T. E. ELLIS (Merionethshire)

asked the Secretary to the Board of Trade, Whether the Board of Conservators of the Dovey Fishery District has ever complied with the Regulation contained in Section 30 of "The Salmon Fishery Act, 1873," that the holders of licences for fishing in common or public waters should annually elect a representative on the Board; and, if not, whether he will take steps to secure compliance with the provisions of the Act?

THE SECRETARY (Baron HENRY DE WORMS) (Liverpool, East Toxteth)

The Board of Trade have no power to enforce the provisions of the Act in the manner referred to by the hon. Member, They will, however, communicate with the Fishery Board on the subject.