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Regulation No. 156 on fishing for tusk, ling and blue ling in 2012 in the Icelandic economic zone.

Type of law

It is prohibited to Norwegian vessels to fish in the Islandic Economic zone in 2012. However, they are allowed to fish up to 500 tons of tusk, ling and blue ling in the sea territory measured from a line in the Icelandic economic zone South of 64 N and 12 nautical miles from the main land. The Regulation sets regulation on bycatch thereof, which may not exceed 25% of quota agreed for this area, divided in 10% of blue ling and 10% of deep-sea redfish. Halibut bycatch is not permitted. Sailing deadline is 5 August.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
Immediate entry into force and validity until 31 December 2012.
Source language


Legislation Amendment
Original title
FOR 2012-02-17 nr 156: Forskrift om regulering av fisket etter brosme, lange og bl lange i Islands konomiske sone i 2012.