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Decree No. 1655 of 2010 to regulate fishing for winter capelin in Barents Sea in 2011.

Type of law
Date of original text

This Decree prohibits in principle fishing by Norwegian vessels of capelin in he North-east Atlantic and the Barents Sea (ICES statistical areas I and II) in 2011. However a total quota tons (for specified areas in the area south of 74 North and west of 32 East, excepted the fish protection zone around Svalbard) is allowed to be fished in 2011 in accordance with conditions set out in the present Decree. The Decree lays down specific rules and catch quotas for purse seining, trawl groups and coastal vessels groups and prescribes conditions that apply to all fishery activities to which this Decree applies. These conditions concern, among other things, inspections, reporting, transshipment of catch and restrictions on fishing.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Consolidated version of Decree No. 1655 of 2010 as last amended by Decree No. 347 of 2011.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter lodde i Barentshavet i 2011.