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Decree No. 1359 of 2002 to prohibit fishing for capelin in the territorial and inner waters of Svalbard in 2003.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
This Decree applies to Norwegian and foreign commercial fishing vessels of any type and support vessels including vessels for experimental fishing and exploration. It completely prohibits during 2003 the fishing for capelin in the territorial and inner waters as defined in Act No. 11 of 1925 concerning Svalbard. Infringement, caused by either intentional or negligent behaviour, shall be punished in accordance with section 4 of the said Act. Assistance in fishing or attempt to fish shall be regarded as fishing.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Remains into force during the whole year 2003.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No