Order for Enforcement of the Act on Regulation of Fishing Operation by Foreign Nationals

Link to law: http://www.japaneselawtranslation.go.jp/law/detail_download/?ff=08&id=2248
Published: 2000

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Order for Enforcement of the Act on Regulation of Fishing Operation by Foreign Nationals

The Cabinet hereby enacts this Cabinet Order pursuant to the provisions of Article 4, paragraph (1), items (ii) and (iii) and Article 6, paragraph (4) of the Act on Regulation of Fishing Operation by Foreign Nationals (Act No. 60 of 1967).

(Document Attached to Catches Shipped from Foreign States)

Article 1 The document provided by Cabinet Order as referred to in Article 4, paragraph (1), item (ii) of the Act on Regulation of Fishing Operation by Foreign Nationals (hereinafter referred to as the "Act") shall be a document issued by a governmental organization of the country of departure of said catches containing the item name, quantity, place of departure, date of departure, and the name of the shipping vessel of said catches.

(Landing that Requires No Calling Permission)

Article 2 The landing provided by Cabinet Order as referred to in Article 4, paragraph (1), item (iii) of the Act shall be, where import of the catches, for which the shipment area is the sea surface, falls under the case set forth in Article 4, paragraph (1), item (ii) of the Import Trade Control Order (Cabinet Order No. 414 of 1949) and requires an import approval from the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry under the provisions of said paragraph (hereinafter referred to as "Import Approval"), and the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry consults with the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries and based on the result gives an import approval for said import while clarifying that the landing of the catches pertaining to said import to Japan has no risk of harm to the preservation of the normal order of the Japanese fishery, landing of said catches pertaining to said import approval (hereinafter referred to as "Specified Import Approval").

(Special Provisions on Transshipment of Catches in the Waters of Japan)

Article 3 The cases provided by Cabinet Order as referred to in Article 6, paragraph (4) of the Act shall be the following:

(i) a case where said catches pertain to a Specific Import Approval; and

(ii) in addition to the case set forth in the preceding item, a case where the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries gives an approval on finding that there is no risk of harm to the preservation of normal order of the Japanese fishery.

Supplementary Provisions [Extract]

1. This Cabinet Order shall come into effect as of the date on which the Act comes into effect (October 12, 1967). 1. This Cabinet Order shall come into effect as of the date on which the Act comes into effect (October 12, 1967).

Supplementary Provisions [Cabinet Order No. 282 of July 5, 1978] [Extract]

(Effective Date)

Article 1 This Cabinet Order shall come into effect as of the date of promulgation.

Supplementary Provisions [Cabinet Order No. 264 of October 11, 1980] [Extract]

(Effective Date)

Article 1 This Cabinet Order shall come into effect as of the date on which the Act for Partial Revision of the Foreign Exchange and Foreign Trade Control Act comes into effect (December 1, 1980).

Supplementary Provisions [Cabinet Order No. 310 of June 7, 2000]

(Effective Date)

Article 1 This Cabinet Order shall come into effect as of the date on which the Act for Partial Revision of the Cabinet Act (Act No. 88 of 1999) comes into effect (January 6, 2001).