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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

Other Attachments

1 AAIF3-22-Report on Fisheries and Aquaculture Bill, 2021.pdf
Title: Report on Fisheries and Aquaculture Bill, 2021
Author: Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Animal Industries and Fisheries.

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



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