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Regulations for the Implementation of the Fisheries Law of the People's Republic of China, 1987.
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FAOLEX Id: LEX-FAOC001096
Countries: China
Regions: ASIA;North Pacific;North-West Pacific;East Asian Seas;Eastern Asia
Date of Text: 14/10/1987
Source: Government publication "Fisheries Law of the PR of China" 1990, pp. 55-75.
Implements: LEX-FAOC023913 Fisheries Law of the People's Republic of China. 28/08/2004
Type of Text: Regulation
Abstract: This text defines the administrative structure of the People's Republic of China regarding fisheries. The 42 articles are divided into seven Chapters: General Provisions (I); Fishery Superintendence (II); Aquaculture (III); Fishing (IV); Increase and Protection of Fishery Resources (V); Penalty (VI); Supplementary Provisions (VII).Article 3 stipulates that "State superintendence of fisheries shall operate under the principle of unified leadership and decentrealized administration". It addresses the issues of fishing authorization, enforcement, conservation measures, building of artificial reefs, and offences.
Comment: This text implements the Fisheries Law of the People's Republic of China, 1986.
Main subjects: Fisheries