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Amendment to the Fisheries and Marine Resources Act 2007.

Country/Territory
Mauritius
Document type
Legislation
Date
2008
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries
Keyword
Aquaculture Mariculture
Geographical area
Africa, Eastern Africa, Indian Ocean, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This amendment of the Fisheries and Marine Resources Act in in section 2 by (i) in the definition of “fish farm”, by deleting the words “or any structure” and replacing them by the words “, structure, area or any area in a fish farming zone”; (ii) by inserting in the appropriate alphabetical order, the following definition - “fish farming zone” means a fish farming zone referred to in section 8A.

Full text
English
Website
fisheries.govmu.org

References - Legislation

Amends

Fisheries and Marine Resources Act 2007 (Act No. 27 of 2007).

Legislation | Mauritius | 2007

Keyword: Basic legislation, Marine fisheries, Fishery management and conservation, Mariculture, Fish disease, Fishing authorization, Registration, Fishing vessel, Marking/identification, Foreign fishing, Fishing gear/fishing method, Seasons, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Aquaculture, Animal health, Authorization/permit, Wetlands, Marine area, Marine protected areas, Protected area, Ecosystem preservation, Management/conservation, Marine mammals, Turtles, Special fund

Source: FAO, FAOLEX