1.   Short title


   2.   Interpretation


   3.   Importation and movement of aquatic weeds prohibited


   4.   Minister may alter Schedule


   5.   Offences


   6.   Declaration of infested waters


   7.   Regulations


   8.   Protection from liability for acts done in good faith




      Schedule - Aquatic Weeds



Act 46, 1971,
S.I. 91, 1986.
S.I. 56, 1987.

An Act to provide for the Control of Aquatic Weeds and matters incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 31st December, 1971]


1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Aquatic Weeds (Control) Act.


2.   Interpretation

   In this Act-

   "aquatic apparatus" means any article designed for use in, on, under or around surface waters, which comes into contact with water during use;

   "aquatic weed" means any aquatic weed specified in the Schedule, and includes any portion, fragment, trace or seed of any such weed;

   "boat" includes any vessel or craft designed, suitable or used for the purpose of floating in, on, or under surface waters;

   "infested waters" means waters declared under section 6 to be infested with

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