HC Deb 14 July 1992 vol 211 c1062

Amendment made: No. 15, in page 1, line 29, at end insert—

'(2A) After subsection (8) there shall be inserted—

"(8A) In any proceedings in Scotland commenced on or after the coming into force of the Sea Fish (Conservation) Act 1992 for an offence under this section, any—

  1. (a) declaration made, under an enforceable Community obligation relating to fishing activities, by the master of a vessel;
  2. (b) information required to be provided under—
    1. (i) any condition imposed under subsection (6) above;
    2. (ii) subsection (7) above, by the master, owner or charterer (if any) of a vessel, shall be received in evidence without being produced or sworn to by any witness and shall be sufficient evidence of the matters stated therein.".'—[Mr. Curry.]

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