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Name: Regulations relative to artisanal fishing in the Persian Gulf.
Country: Iran (Islamic Republic of)
Subject(s): Fishers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1984-06
Entry into force:
ISN: IRN-1984-R-84322
Bibliography: Unofficial English translation Unofficial English translation United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization - Legsilative Database (FAOLEX) PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2010-08-03)
Abstract/Citation: These Regulations provide for fishing by artisanal fishermen by using traditional fishing gears within a 12 mile limit of the territorial waters and specified areas for trap laying areas (regs. 3.1. and 3.2). Certain methods of fishing are prohibited in specified areas (regs. 3.3, 3.4 and 3.5). Regulation 3.6 provides for fishing by traditional bottom trawlers, provisions of regulation 7 provide for the non-interference of commercial fishing with artisanal fishing. (7 regulations)

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