Object of the Bill
The object of the Bill is to consolidate and reform the law relating to the management of Fisheries, fisheries products and aquaculture. The current Fisheries Act, Cap. I 97 emanates from the l95l Fisheries Ordinance which was later re-enacted as the Fish and Crocodile Act in 1964. During the Law Revision of 2000, the laws of Uganda were reorganised and the Fish and Crocodile Act bccame the Fish Act Cap. 197
The Fisheries and Aquaculture Bill, 2021
Sponsored By Hon. Frank Kagyigyi Tumwebaze (Minister of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries)
Committee: The Committee on Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries
Bill at First Stage
Bill is read for the second time in the floor of Parliament (Bill in the second stage)
Bill read for the third time in the floor of Parliament.
Bill presented to the President and waiting to be Assent.
Bill in Presentation for more than 30 days
Assented by President
Bill passed on
Bill Withdrawn on