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Regulation No. 1253 on the regulation of greater silver smelt (Argentina Silus) fishery in 2013.

Country
Type of law
Regulation
Source

Abstract
Fishing for Argentina Silus in Norway is prohibited, however fishing vessels are allowed to catch by trawl in the Economic Zone a maximum of 12 000 tons. Of this total allowable catch, 300 tons shall be for scientific purposes and 400 tons as bycatch and landing (10% of the total catch). No transhipment of catch from one vessel onto another is permitted. The starting season begins on 18 February 2013.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
1 January 2013 with validity until 31 December 2013.
Repealed
No
Source language

English

Legislation Amendment
No
Original title
FOR 2012-12-04 nr 1253: Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter vassild i 2013.