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Decree No. 132 of 2006 to regulate fishing for Norwegian young herring by vessels that carry the flag of the Faeroe Islands in the Norwegian economic zone and the fishery zone of Jan Mayen in 2006.

Type of law

This Decree applies to fishing by vessels of flying the flag of the Faeroe Islands, including support and research vessels, within a zone from 4 to 200 nautical miles calculated from the baseline of Jan Mayen or the Norwegian EEZ. Specific provisions are given for fishing in the EEZ north and south of 62 N and the fisheries zone of Jan Mayen. Articles 2, 3, 4 and 12 establish total allowable catch quotas for arctic cod and haddock, coalfish, mackerell and, as bycatch, other fish species. Infringement of rules established by the present Decree shall be punishable in accordance with provisions of Act No. 91 of 1976. Article 11 establishes a close season from 8 to 17 April 2006. (17 sections)
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Entry into force notes
Remains in force until the end of 2006.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
Forskrift om regulering av fisket for fart y som f rer f r ysk flagg i Norges konomiske sone og i fiskerisonen ved Jan Mayen i 2006.