Sichuan Province, Fishing Harbor Management 

Original Language Title: 四川省渔船渔港管理办法 

Read the untranslated law here: http://www.chinalaw.gov.cn/article/fgkd/xfg/dfzfgz/201506/20150600399522.shtml

Fishing harbor management, Sichuan province (December 16, 2013, Sichuan provincial government consideration at the 30th General Meeting January 11, 2014 and Sichuan provincial people's Government announced order No. 274, come into force on February 1, 2014) first to strengthen the management of fishing vessels and fishing, protect the life and property safety of fishing vessel owners, operators and the legitimate rights and interests, in accordance with the People's Republic of China fisheries law and other laws and regulations, in Sichuan province, these measures are formulated.

    Article management of fishing vessels and fishing port in the administrative area of the province-building and other activities, these measures shall apply.

Third in charge of fishery administration departments at or above the county level shall be responsible for the administrative area fishing and fishing management.

Fishery administration and the Department of fishery management body responsible for fishing boats and fishing port supervision and management of the work bear fishing fishing vessel inspection for inspection work.

    Development and reform, finance, public security, transportation, environmental protection, safety and supervision departments in related work within the scope of their respective duties. Fishing port construction fourth people's Governments above the county level shall be incorporated into the national economic and social development planning, in accordance with the "investor who benefit from" the principles of financing construction funds, promote the construction of fishing ports and fishing information.

    Governments at all levels should invest more in fishing boats and fishing port supervision and management and public services, the integrated financial budget requirements.

Fifth above the county level shall be responsible for the safety management of fishing boats on the water, according to the relevant provisions on establishing and improving water security incident response mechanisms, implement the responsibility system for production safety.

Fishery administration departments at or above the county level and their respective fishery regulatory agency, which is responsible for the administrative supervision and management of implementation safety of fishing vessels and fishing waters.

    The township (town) people's Government is responsible for the day-to-day management of the safety of fishing vessels within their respective administrative areas. Sixth national fishing vessels mandatory inspection system.

Mandatory inspection is divided into initial inspection, operation inspection and temporary test.

    Fishing vessel owners or operators shall, in accordance with national and provincial regulations, applying to the fishing vessel inspection agency fishing vessel inspection.

    Article seventh sailed for fishing-related manufacturing, transformation, job and personal and property safety and the prevention of pollution of the environment of major equipment, components and materials, examination organization examination before use shall be subject to fishing vessels and inspection to be used. VIII fishing boat inspection bodies shall carry out inspection operations.

Personnel engaged in the inspection of fishing vessels should be made of the People's Republic of China ship certificate before engaging in the inspection of fishing vessels.

    Spot inspection of fishing vessel inspection organizations and inspectors should be implemented, and responsible for the test result.

    After inspection, the ninth fishing boat, the owner shall provide domicile registration of the fishery supervision and administration bodies at the county level or enterprise apply for the registration of fishing vessels.

    Article tenth fishery administrative departments and their fishery supervisory and administrative agencies shall be registered in accordance with the relevant provisions of fishing vessels, issuing the certificate of inland fishing vessels and the issuance of the ship's name plate.

11th the following registration is changed, all fishing vessels shall apply to the original registration organ for change registration:

(A) name of vessel;

(B) the principal dimensions, tonnage or type of ship;

(C) ship type, number or power;

(D) the owner name or address;

(E) total;

    (Vi) other matters stipulated by laws, rules and regulations.

12th fishing boat one of the following circumstances, vessels shall apply to the registration organ for all fishing vessel ownership registration cancellation:

(A) the transfer of ownership;

(B) the loss or disappearance for six months;

(C) dismantling or destruction;

(D) termination of fisheries activities on their own.

    Allowed to cancel the registration of the fishery supervision and administration bodies, should withdraw and cancel the certificate of inland fishing vessels, and the ship's name plate.

    13th fishing boat and marine products inspection fees, boat registration fees for the collection, use and management, in accordance with the relevant provisions of the State. 14th fishing crews should be achieved the certificate of crew of inland fisheries.

Application for certificate of crew of inland fisheries personnel should be subject to the following conditions:

(A) 18 years old and above 60 years of age;

(B) achieve physical examination standards for fisheries crew;

(C) be able to swim 50 meters;

    (D) other conditions stipulated by laws, rules and regulations.

    15th fishery management agencies above the county level in accordance with relevant regulations of the State of fisheries crews test and certification work.

16th fishing boat owners and operators of fishing vessels safety directly responsible, should have implemented safety measures, strengthen the management of ship, crew, and rational use of ships, and ensure that the ship is seaworthy, protection of fishing operations navigation, parking and security.

Fishing vessel owners or operators according to the need to purchase life insurance for its workers on the water.

    Encourage mutual insurance of fishing vessel owners or managers to participate in fisheries.

17th fishing vessels under any of the following circumstances, no navigation, operation:

(A) the inland fishing vessels without a valid certificate, and the certificate of the crew and the ship's name plate for inland fisheries;

(B) dismantles vessels relating to navigation, jobs, and personal and property safety of the device, without changing the tonnage and engine power of fishing vessels;

(C) equipped with lifesaving and firefighting equipment not according to stipulations;

    (D) the laws and regulations of the other Act and the regulations.

    Fishing vessels should be in accordance with the provisions of article 18th-purpose, scope, not illegal passenger loading.

    19th fishing boat in distress, or water safety incidents, reports and surveys should be carried out in accordance with national and provincial regulations.

    20th in charge of fishery administration departments at or above the county level shall fishing water safety emergency plans should be developed.

    Article 21st fishery administration departments at or above the county level shall, in accordance with the number of fishing boats and fishery development planning needs to prepare fishing port.

22nd fishing ports construction, reconstruction, expansion and technical project shall be in accordance with the relevant provisions of national and provincial.

    Construction or other works in fishing ports construction, should be agreed by the fishery administration departments.

Article 23rd fishing port located in charge of fishery administration departments at or above the county level shall organize and develop fishing port Charter, and to the public.

    Ships entering and leaving port shall abide by the fishing port of port regulations, in accordance with the regulations of visa, safety supervision and inspection. 24th no unit or individual is allowed in fishing port waters fishing, aquaculture and prevent water safety operations. In fishing port waters after the construction job may not be left navigational danger or pose a security risk.

    Shall not discharge into the fishing port waters may produce environmental pollution of backfill, waste and other toxic and harmful substances.

    25th other acts in violation of these rules, other provisions of laws and regulations on punishment, from its provisions.

26th fishery administrative departments, fishery management agencies, fishing vessel inspection agencies and their associates has any of the following acts, and monitored by the administrative organ or authority to appoint and remove given punishment in accordance with the regulations; suspect, transferred to judicial organs for criminal liability:

(A) violation of the provisions of vessel inspection, registration, and;

(B) fails to perform or not correctly perform the duty of supervision and inspection or the violation found is not investigated;

    (C) of dereliction of duty, abuse of authority or engages in.

    27th fishing boat of illegal human cargo, fishery management agencies above the county level, or maritime the maritime administrative agency shall be ordered to correct, and a fine of 200 Yuan more than 2000 Yuan fine.

28th article in violation of these regulations, any of the following acts, above the county level by the fishery administration departments or fishery regulatory agency ordered to desist from the illegal act, rectify; fails, fined a maximum of between 1000 Yuan and 200 yuan in serious cases, fined a maximum of more than 1000 Yuan and 10,000 Yuan:

(A) without a valid certificate of inland fishing vessels, the crew for inland fisheries certificate and the vessel in navigation and operation of the ship's name plate;

(B) fishing in port waters, aquaculture and prevent water safety of other operations;

    (C) the construction left navigation in port waters or other safety hazards.

29th the following terms shall have the meanings herein are:

(A) fishing vessels, means the People's Republic of China traffic safety in fishing port waters regulations require ships engaged in fisheries production, as well as ship belonging to the aquatic system, for the fisheries service.

(B) fishing port, main means for fisheries production and fishing dock, sheltered, loading and unloading of catches and supplement the fishing port of materials of artificial or natural harbor.

    (C) fishing port waters refers to fishing ports, anchorages, sheltered bay and waterways. 30th article this way come into effect February 1, 2014.