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  1. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 109 of 1996 to amend Act No. 92 of 1994 on the Development Fund for the Fishing Industry.

    Adoption: 1996-06-19 | Date of entry into force: 1996-06-19 | ISL-1996-L-46619

    Amendments concerning grants to owners of small fishing boats.

  2. Iceland - Fishers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Rules No. 414 of 1995 regarding occupational safety on fishing ships longer than 15 meters.

    Adoption: 1995-07-12 | Date of entry into force: 1995-07-12 | ISL-1995-R-46646

    The authority of the rules arises out of Act No. 35 of 1993 on the surveillance of vessels. Provisions concerning inter alia maintenance and safety equipment on board.

  3. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 89 of 1995 to amend Act No. 92 of 1994 on the Development Fund for the Fishing Industry.

    Adoption: 1995-06-21 | Date of entry into force: 1995-06-21 | ISL-1995-L-46325

    Miscellaneous amendments.

  4. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 84 of 1995 on an arbitrative committee for seafarers and shipowners.

    Adoption: 1995-06-20 | Date of entry into force: 1995-05-20 | ISL-1995-L-46324

    The committee shall decide on the price of fish in order to determine the share of the crew.

  5. Iceland - Fishers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Regulation No. 308 of 1995 on payments from the Unemployment Insurance Fund regarding fishery workers.

    Adoption: 1995-05-24 | Date of entry into force: 1995-05-24 | ISL-1995-R-46644

    The authority of this regulation arises out of Act No. 51 of 1995 on the Unemployment Insurance Fund regarding fishery workers. It contains rules concerning the procedure of payment in case of work stoppage.

  6. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Law on payments from the Unemployment Insurance Fund regarding Fishery Workers No. 51/1995. (L÷g um grei­slur Atvinnuleysistryggingasjˇ­s vegna fiskvinnslufˇlks nr. 51/1995) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1995-03-07 | Date of entry into force: 1995-03-07 | ISL-1995-L-46322

    Special provisions concerning the payment of unemployment benefits for workers in freezing plants. In case of a temporary stoppage of work due to shortage of raw material, the employer shall have the right to a payment from the fund in order to pay benefits to workers.

  7. Iceland - Fishers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Rules No. 185 of 1985 on occupational safety and accommodations for crew members of fishing ships.

    Adoption: 1995-01-23 | Date of entry into force: 1995-01-23 | ISL-1995-R-46650

    The authority of this regulation arises out of Act. No. 35 of 1993 on the surveillance of vessels. It contains detailed rules regarding the cabins and the working area.

  8. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 92 of 1994 on the Development Fund for the Fishing Industry.

    Adoption: 1994-05-24 | Date of entry into force: 1994-05-24 | ISL-1994-L-46319

    Act respecting economic and financial measures within the fishing industry. Repeals Act No. 65 of 1992 on the Rationalization Fund for the Fishing Industry.

  9. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 53 of 1990 to amend Act No. 35 of 1985 on seamen.

    Adoption: 1990-05-16 | ISL-1990-L-36763

    Amendment concerning penal provisions.

  10. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 34 of 1988 on payments of the Unemployment Insurance Fund to fishery workers.

    Adoption: 1988-05-18 | ISL-1988-L-36757

    Administrative provisions concerning payments to fish-industry companies on behalf of their employees. Repeals Act No. 55 of 1986 with the same title.

  11. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 40 of 1977 on the compulsory reporting of Icelandic vessels.

    Adoption: 1977-05-13 | ISL-1977-L-36953

    Stipulates that all vessels shall report to the nearest coastal station every 24 hours.

  12. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 54 of 1956 to amend Act No. 53 of 1921 on rest periods of fishermen on Icelandic trawlers.

    Adoption: 1954-04-09 | ISL-1954-L-36720

    Consolidated text.

  13. Iceland - Fishers - Law, Act

    Act No. 53 of 1921 on rest period of fishermen on Icelandic trawlers.

    Adoption: 1921-06-27 | ISL-1921-L-36694

    When a trawler is docked, general rules on working hours shall be applied, unless otherwise determined by labour contracts. While sailing or fishing, shifts shall not be longer than 6 hours. Each fisherman shall have at least 12 hours of rest during every 24 hours. Contracts for longer working hours shall be void. These rules cannot be applied in cases of emergency.


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