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Regulation No. 1329 on shrimp fisheries in 2012 in the North Sea and Skagerrak.

Type of law

It is prohibited for Norwegian vessels to fish and land shrimps in 2012 for the following areas: in the North Sea (the territorial waters and economic zone south of 62 N delimited on the East by a straight line between Hanstholmen and Lindesnes lighthouses), and in the Skagerrak (delimited on the West by a straight line through Hanstholmen and Lindesnes lighthouses and South by a straight line through Skagen to Tistlarna lighthouses - four nautical miles off the Danish and Swedish coasts). The Regulation sets specific total allowable catch and seasonal catch quota. In the eventuality that no landing occurs from a trip, vessels are subject to inspection by the Directorate of Fisheries before the following one. This inspection shall be implemented in Stavanger, Kristiansand and Egersund.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Entry into force on 1 January 2012 with validity until 31 December 2012.
Non-compliance shall be punished with penalties in accordance to articles 60-62 and 64-65 of the Marine Living Resources Act.
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Legislation Amendment
Original title
FOR 2011-12-13 nr 1329: Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter reker i Nordsj en og Skagerrak i 2012.