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Decree No. 726 of 1996 to regulate fishing for shrimps in the fishery protection zone of Svalbard.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Date of original text
Source

Abstract
This Decree of the Department of Fisheries allows fishing for shrimps in the fisheries protection zone around Svalbard by vessels that traditionally fish for shrimps in the inner waters, territorial sea and fisheries protection zone of Svalbard, i.e. vessels flying the flag of Canada, Faeroe Islands, the Russian Federation, Greenland, Iceland, Norway or one of the member States of the European Union. Participation quotas of each country shall be decided ad hoc. Illegal fishing shall be punished in accordance with sections 8 and 9 of Act No. 91 of 1976.
Date of consolidation/reprint
Notes
Consolidated version of Decree No. 726 of 1996 as at 18 January 2008 and amended by Decree No. 958 of 2005.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
Forskrift om regulering av rekefisket i fiskevernsonen ved Svalbard.