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Decree No. 279 of 2004 relative to the establishment and expansion of aquaculture installations and the registration of ornamental dams.
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Countries: Norway
Regions: EUROPE;North-East Atlantic;Northern Europe;North Atlantic;North Sea
Date of original Text: 16/01/2004
Date of Consolidation: 28/12/2005
Entry into Force: Enters into force immediately.
Repealed by: LEX-FAOC082123 Decree No. 823 of 2008 relative the establishment and expansion of aquaculture installations, zoo boutiques and similar. 17/06/2008
Related Web Site: www.lovdata.no
Type of Text: Regulation
Abstract: The basic scope is to protect the health of animals. Article 2 defines the geographical sphere of application of the Decree. The Decree contains rules relative to the authorization of establishment or enlargement of inland and marine aquaculture installations as defined in article 3. Article 4 sets out requirements for the registration of dams. Article 5 defines the criteria for the establishment or enlargement of an aquaculture installation. The criteria mainly concern the potential danger of spreading of infectious diseases and relative density or other characteristics of the installation. Control shall be carried out by the Food Control Office.
Comment: Consolidated version of Decree No. 279 of 2004 as amended by Decree No. 1707 of 2005.Made under Act No. 124 of 2003.
Main subjects: Fisheries