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Regulation No. 1254 on regulating Greenland halibut fishing in 2013 north of 62 N.

Type of law

It is not permitted for Norwegian vessels to fish and land Greenland halibut north of 62 N in 2013, except for fishing in the fishery zone around Jan Mayen. It is however permitted to Norwegian vessels to fish and land up to 9 675 tons of Greenland halibut, whereby 465 tons of Greenland halibut is allocated for research purposes. Maximum allowed quota for vessels under 28 meters of length is specified in article 3 and by-catch shall not exceed 7% of the entire catch. Transshipment to another vessels is not permitted.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 1 January 2013 with validity until 31 December 2013.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
FOR 2012-12-06 nr 1254: Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter bl kveite nord for 62 N i 2013.