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Regulations Relating To Regulation Of The Shrimp Fishery In The Fisheries Protection Zone Around Svalbard

Original Language Title: Forskrift om regulering av rekefisket i fiskevernsonen ved Svalbard

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Regulations relating to regulation of the shrimp fishery in the fisheries protection zone around Svalbard.

Date FOR 1996-07-19-726

Ministry of Industry and Ministry of Fisheries

Published Dept. In 1996 1095

Commencement 07/19/1996


FOR 2005-08-31-958 from 01.01.2006




LOV-1976-12-17-91-§1 FOR 1977-06-03-6-§3


Short Title
Regulations on shrimping Svalbard

Adopted by the Ministry of Fisheries on 19 July 1996 pursuant to the Regulation of 3 June 1977 no. 6 in the fisheries protection zone around Svalbard § 3.
Changes: Amended by regulation 31 August 2005 No.. 958.

§ 1. This Regulation applies to fishing for shrimp in the fisheries protection zone around Svalbard.

§ 2. Only vessels from countries which have traditionally fished prawns in Svalbard territorial and internal waters or fisheries protection zone around Svalbard, fishing shrimp in the fisheries protection zone around Svalbard. These are vessels from Canada, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, the EU, Russia and Norway. The scope of each country's participation shall be determined separately on the basis of past fishing.

§ 3 Willful or negligent violation of provisions made in or pursuant to these regulations are subject to penalties and forfeiture under the provisions of § 8 and § 9 of the Act of December 17, 1976. 91 of the Economic Zone.

§ 4. This regulation comes into force immediately.