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Fisheries Act (R.S.P.E.I. 1988, c F-13.01).

Country
Canada
Territorial subdivision
Prince Edward Island
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016 (1988)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Marine fishes Processing/handling Marine fisheries Fishing authorization Inspection Aquatic animals Aquaculture Internal trade Enforcement/compliance
Geographical area
Americas, North America
Abstract

The present Act lays down provisions relating to fisheries in Prince Edward Island. At the outset the Act contains a definition clause relating to various terms employed therein such as, for example, “aquaculture”, “fish”, “fisher”, “fishing”, “licence”, “lease”, “marketing”. Section 4 establishes that the Minister is charged with the administration and enforcement of this Act and is responsible for the supervision and control of the development of resources and products of the fishery. The text consists 9 sections divided into 3 Parts as follows: Administration (I); Fish buying and processing (II); Miscellaneous and General III).

Full text
English
Website
www.gov.pe.ca

References - Legislation

Implemented by

General Regulations (P.E.I. Reg. EC873/95).

Legislation | Canada | 2014 (1995)

Keyword: Marine fishes, Offences/penalties, Processing/handling, Seasons, Marine fisheries, Fishing authorization, Cooperative/producer organization, Crustaceans, Molluscs, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Lobster Marketing Levy Regulations (P.E.I. Reg. EC704/15).

Legislation | Canada | 2016 (2015)

Keyword: Offences/penalties, Dispute settlement, Royalties/fees, Crustaceans, Enforcement/compliance

Source: FAO, FAOLEX