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Law amending and supplementing the Law on aquaculture.

Type of law

This Law amends, adds and cancels several provisions of the Law on aquaculture (originally published in the Official Gazette of the Republic of Croatia 130/2017, and already amended in the Gazette 111/2018).
Changes are: made to the basic rules such as article 1 (which now states: This Law regulates the implementation of the Common Fisheries Policy of the European Union in the part related to aquaculture, determines the national objectives of aquaculture development, manner and conditions of performing aquaculture activities, activities on farms, competent bodies for implementing aquaculture support and market regulation, supervision and control, as well as other issues relevant to aquaculture); in article 2, the list of transposed European Union legislative documents is here amended; article 3 (setting definitions and official names or terms); several other articles and aquaculture production related contents are amended through the entire Law; also offences and penalties are amended,
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This text entered into force eight days after its publication in the Official Gazette (published on 23 December 2020), except for article 22 (as amended by Article 14 of this text) and article 27 (paragraph 2) which shall enter into force on 1 January 2022.
Publication reference
Official Gazette of the Republic of Croatia 144/2020
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
Zakon o izmjenama i dopunama Zakona o akvakulturi.