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Decree No. 96.000 concerning scientific research on the continental shelf of Brazil.

Country/Territory
Brazil
Document type
Regulation
Date
1988
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Sea
Keyword
Research Continental shelf Authorization/permit Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Americas, South America
Entry into force notes
This Decree enters into force on 1 July 1988.
Abstract

This Decree concerns scientific research to be performed on the continental shelf of Brazil. It consists of 29 articles establishing requirements to be met for obtaining a licence with scientific purpose issued by the Ministry of Navy. Foreign entities only may perform scientific activity with a specific licence. It also lists controls to be carried out and sanctions to be paid by offenders.

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