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Decree No. 819 of 2008 on the placing on the market of aquaculture animals and aquaculture products and prevention, limitation and eradication of disease in aquatic organisms.
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FAOLEX Id: LEX-FAOC082114
Countries: Norway
Regions: EUROPE;North-East Atlantic;Northern Europe;North Atlantic;North Sea
Date of Text: 17/06/2008
Amends: LEX-FAOC014100 Decree No. 144 of 1990 containing directions relative to A, B, and C class diseases (animal diseases). 09/01/2004
Implements: LEX-FAOC066883 Act No. 124 of 2003 relative to food production and food safety (Food Act). 26/03/2010
Implements: LEX-FAOC067636 Council Directive 2006/88/EC on animal health requirements for aquaculture animals and products thereof, and on the prevention and control of certain diseases in aquatic animals. 24/10/2006
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC128229 Regulation No. 950 on control area to prevent, reduce and fight infectious salmon anemia (ISA) in aquaculture, Herøysundet and Donna municipalities, Nordland. 02/08/2013
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC128231 Regulation No. 887 on control area to prevent, monitor and eradicate salmon parasite Gyrodactylus salaris in aquatic animals in Storfjord, Kåfjorddalen, Målselv and Balsfjord municipalities, Troms. 10/07/2013
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC131259 Regulation No. 887 on prevention, control and eradication salmon parasite Gyrodactylus salaris in aquatic animals in Storfjord, Kaafjord, Maalselv and Balsfjord municipalities, Troms. 10/07/2013
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC132485 Regulation No. 315 on the monitoring area to prevent, reduce and combat infectious salmon anemia (ISA) in aquaculture animals, Kvænangen municipality, Troms. 20/03/2014
Implemented by: LEX-FAOC138693 Regulation No. 1347 on control area for prevention, reduction and combat of infectious salmon anemia (ISA) in aquaculture animals, Vågan Municipality, Nordland. 28/10/2014
Repeals: LEX-FAOC012884 Decree No. 509 of 1991 on the prevention, limitation and eradication of disease in aquatic organisms. 22/12/2004
Repeals: LEX-FAOC014319 Decree No. 199 of 1997 on the prevention and limitation of spreading and eradication of Gyrodactylus salaris. 09/01/2004
Repeals: LEX-FAOC076495 Decree No. 1239 of 2003 relative to animal health requirements for the placing on the market and importation of aquaculture animals and aquaculture products. 05/05/2006
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Type of Text: Regulation
Abstract: The Decree aims at the safeguarding of health of aquaculture animals. It prescribes animal health measures relative to placing on the market, importation and transit of aquaculture animals and products of aquaculture animals. The Decree shall apply to the territory of Norway, its continental shelf and the economic zone. Article 3 partly defines “aquaculture animals”.The Decree makes provision, among other things, in relation with: categorization of diseases affecting aquaculture animals; animal health requirements for the placing on the market of aquaculture animals and products within the European Economic Area; import and transit of aquaculture animals and products from third countries; disease control measures; and health certificates and documents relative to the origin of aquaculture animals and products
Main subjects: Fisheries
Main subjects: Food