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Maritime and Fisheries Fund Act (No. 19 of 2017).

Country
Type of law
Legislation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
In adherence to EU provisions in this document, the Act sets regulations with regard to the financial support granted in Denmark through the European Sea and Fishery Fund. The Minister of Environment and Food of Denmark together with the Minister of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs is responsible for the administration of such grants which purpose is to support fishery development and aquaculture as well as the implementation of marine policies. In order to carry out surveillance and monitoring functions in the administration of this Act s provisions, the Minister of Environment and Food shall establish a committee comprising of representatives of relevant authorities, NGOs, social partners, associations and partnerships.
CONSOLIDATION:
Art. 11a. Decisions made under this Act shall be appealed to the Environmental and Food Appeals Board hearing which will handle cases in one of its departments and thus cannot be appealed to any other administrative authority. Art. 11a (section 2). Appeals shall be submitted electronically to the authority that issued the decision. The Authority shall no later than three weeks after receipt of such appeal and, if it will uphold the decision, forward the appeal to the reviewing body. Art. 13a. Decisions taken pursuant to Act No. 1552 of 20 December 2006 may appeal to the Environment and Food Appeals Board hearing which will handle cases in one of its departments and thus cannot be appealed to any other administrative authority.Art. 13a (sect. 2). Appeals shall be submitted electronically to the authority which issued the decision. The Authority shall no later than three weeks after receipt of such appeal and, if it will uphold the decision, forward the appeal to the reviewing body. The appeal must be accompanied by the decision and the documents concluded in the review, together with the verdict of the Authority including its comments.
The Act consists of 4 Chapters: Scope (1); Administrative provisions (2); Penalties (3); Entry into force (4).
Date of consolidation/reprint
Entry into force notes
1 February 2017.
Notes
This Act is the consolidated version of Act No. 1361 of 16 December 2014.The Act does not apply to Greenland nor to the Faroe Islands.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Bekendtg relse af lov om Hav- og Fiskerifonden.