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Name: Fisheries Regulations 1977 [Consolidated version of S.I. No. 66 of 1977].
Country: Belize
Subject(s): Fishers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2003-10-31
Entry into force:
ISN: BLZ-2003-R-91371
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF PDF (consulted on 2012-10-15)
Abstract/Citation: The 124 regulations are divided into 4 Parts: Preliminary (I); General (II); Licensing (III); Processing (IV).
Part IV is divided into 5 sections: Definitions (I); Quality Assurance Regulations (II); Labelling (III); Construction of and Equipment for Fish Processing Establishments (IV); Operating Requirements (V).
Part II provides for fish conservation measures such as the restriction of catching of crawfish, bonefish, conch, turtle, coral, the prohibition of the use of certain gear, licences and record keeping for the exportation of fish. The Schedules contain forms for the entry of export duty (1); fish (boats) licences, fisherman's licences, fish exporter's licence (2), certificates of inspection (3), and specify processing requirements (4).
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