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Decree No. 1418 of 2008 to regulate fishing for blue whiting in 2009.

Type of law

The Decree prohibits in general any fishing for and landing of blue whiting by Norwegian vessels in 2009. Excepted from this prohibition are the fishing of a specified quota in the maritime zones of Norway, Jan Mayen, Svalbard and the high seas and fishing of a specified quota in the EU-zone and ICES statistics areas IIa, IVa, VIa north of 56 30' N, VIb and VII west of 12 which includes (parts of) the fisheries zone of the Faeroe Islands. The Director of Fisheries may establish single vessel quotas and order a stop on fishing on reaching of the total allowable catch or single vessel quotas.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Remains in force for the whole year 2009.
Source language


Legislation status
in force
Legislation Amendment
Original title
Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter kolmule i 2009.