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Newfoundland and Labrador
Regulation 2010


NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR REGULATION 16/10

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
REGULATION 16/10

Guides Regulations, 1998 (Amendment)
under the
Wild Life Act
(O.C. 2010-081)

(Filed March 24, 2010)

Under the authority of section 7 of the Wild Life Act, the minister, with the approval of the Lieutenant-Governor in Council, makes the following regulations.

Dated at St. John’s, March 23, 2010.

Charlene Johnson
Minister of Environment and Conservation

Gary Norris
Clerk of the Executive Council

REGULATIONS

Analysis


        1.   S.2 Amdt.
Definitions

 

        2.   S.14 R&S
Angling and shooting by guides prohibited while employed


NLR 60/98
as amended

        1. (1) Paragraph 2 of the Guides Regulations, 1998 is amended by adding immediately before paragraph (a) the following:

        (a.01)  "artificial fly" means an artificial fly as defined in the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery Regulations (Canada);

             (2)  Paragraph 2 of the regulations is amended by adding immediately after paragraph (a) the following:

          (a.1)  "hooks" and "hooking" means to be in possession of a hook and line with the line held in the hand, or a hook, line and rod with the rod held in the hand, when a fish takes the attached bait, lure, or artificial fly as prescribed by the Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery Regulations (Canada);

 

        2. Section 14 of the regulations is repealed and the following substituted:

Angling and shooting by guides prohibited while employed

      14. (1) A licensed guide, while employed as a licensed guide, shall not angle for salmon or trout in inland waters or shoot or hunt wild life but a licensed guide may, within reasonable limits, demonstrate the techniques of line casting and hooking of fish to an angler by whom he or she is accompanied.

             (2)  A licensed guide who hooks a fish while demonstrating the techniques of line casting to the angler by whom he or she is accompanied shall release the fish back into the water.