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Act No. 68 of 1985 relating to the breeding of fish, shellfish and related matters.
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FAOLEX Id: LEX-FAOC002027
Countries: Norway
Regions: Europe;North-East Atlantic;Northern Europe;North Atlantic;North Sea;EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
Date of original Text: 14/06/1985
Date of Consolidation: 15/06/2001
Amended by: LEX-FAOC031332 Decree No. 243 of 2001 relative to the extension of the application sphere of the Act relative to breeding of fish, shellfish, etc. 16/03/2001
Amended by: LEX-FAOC021798 Act No. 62 of 2000 to amend the Act relating to the breeding of fish, shellfish, etc. 30/06/2000
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013559 Decree No. 556 of 1993 relative to a sign board with the licence number of the fish farming installation and warning in relation with the use of animal drugs in fish farming installations. 06/06/1993
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013560 Decree No. 1168 of 1992 relative to the approval of certification companies. 18/12/1992
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013581 Decree No. 549 of 1990 relative to hatching of roe and the breeding of fish for stocking. 11/07/1990
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013583 Decree No. 548 of 1990 relative the breeding of other fish species than salmon, rainbow trout and trout. 11/07/1990
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013584 Decree No. 547 of 1990 relative the breeding crustacean. 11/07/1990
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013642 Decree No. 808 of 1989 relative to measurement of volumes in fish farming installations. 17/08/1989
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013681 Decree relative the granting of licences for fish farming installations which were established by the temporary Act No. 48 of 8 June 1973 (No. 566 of 1986). 04/03/1986
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013683 Decree relative the breeding of fish in freshwater waters (No. 2272 of 1985). 20/12/1985
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013685 Decree relative to installations for the farming of edible salmon and trout fish for experimental, research, and training (No. 2240 of 1985). 20/12/1985
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013699 Decree No. 1200 of 1985 relative the granting of licences for farming of salmon and trout for human consumption in marine waters. 21/06/1985
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC024841 Decree No. 158 of 2001 relative to control of changes in ownership of companies, etc. that have obtained a permit for farming of salmon and trout in marine waters. 16/02/2000
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC031341 Decree No. 158 of 2001 relative to changes in ownership of companies that posses a permit for the breeding salmon or trout for consumption purposes. 16/02/2001
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC036012 Decree No. 686 of 2002 relative to allocation of concessions for the breeding salmon or trout for consumption purposes in marine waters. 21/06/2002
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC036951 Decree No. 454 of 2003 relative to new distribution of concessions for the breeding of salmon and trout which have not been assigned in 2002. 07/05/2003
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC047154 Decree No. 1245 of 2003 relative to allocation of concessions for the breeding salmon or trout for consumption purposes in marine waters. 17/10/2003
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013107 Decree No. 542 of 1991 relative to the establishment and operation of fish breeding installations. 01/03/1996
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013115 Decree No. 223 of 1996 relative to the production regulating interventions for the breeding of salmon and trout. 01/01/2002
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013453 Decree No. 951 of 1995 relative to a periodical stop on the feeding of salmon. 23/05/1996
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013644 Decree No. 551 of 1989 relative to measures of enforcement pursuant to Chapter IV of the Act relative to the breeding of fish, shellfish, etc. 20/12/1996
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013680 Decree No. 1598 of 1986 relative the breeding parent fish species of salmon, rainbow trout and trout. 17/11/1994
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013684 Decree relative the enlargement and moving of installations for the farming of edible fish and of parent fish of salmon and trout in marine waters. 28/05/1993
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC051972 Decree No. 1800 of 2004 relative to changes in ownership of companies that posses a permit for the breeding salmon or trout for consumption purposes. 28/03/2006
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC051864 Decree No. 537 of 2004 relative to the internal control of aquaculture establishments so as to meet legislative requirements (IK- aquaculture). 19/04/2018
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC023519 Decree No. 1397 of 2000 relative to allocation, establishment, operation of, and measures to prevent the spreading of infectious disease in, fish breeding plants for salmon and other freshwater fishes for restocking. 20/12/2000
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC025932 Decree No. 1253 of 2000 relative to central collection of fees for the Export Agency for Fish and Fish Products and for research and development. 21/12/2006
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC013449 Temporary Directive No. 314 of 1996 relative to requirements of bookkeeping in relation with the operation of fish breeding installations. 29/03/1996
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC016264 Decree No. 1409 of 1998 relative to the establishment and operation of fish breeding installations, and measures for the prevention of infectious diseases in such installations. 20/12/2001
Repealed by: LEX-FAOC064840 Act No. 79 of 2005 relating to aquaculture (Aquaculture Act). 21/06/2019
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Type of Text: Legislation
Abstract: The Act proposes to contribute towards a balanced development of fish breeding in freshwater, brackish water and marine waters.The Act is divided into four Chapters: Purpose and Scope (Chap. I); The Obligation to Obtain a Licence (Chap. II); Miscellaneous Provisions (Chap. III); Fish farming activities in contravention with provisions of the present Act (IV); Entry Into Force, Repeal of and Amendments to Other Legislation (Chap. V).The Act applies also to keeping or storage of live fish or shellfish (sect. 2). Authorisations for construction, equipping, expansion, acquisition, or ownership of fish farming installations shall be issued by the Department of Fisheries pursuant to section 3. Sections 4 and 5 specify exemptions to the rule of section 3. Production of salmon shall be regulated by the Department in accordance with section 6. Production quantities and geographical priorities may be prescribed. The third Chapter contains, inter alia, provisions concerning the right to re-catch, the obligation to provide information and regulation making powers of the Minister.
Comment: Consolidated version of Act No. 68 of 1985 as amended last by Act No. 50 of 2001 (Norwegian text).This Act repeals Act No. 19 of 15 May 1981 and amends several other enactments.
Main subjects: Fisheries