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Joint Decree No. 73 of 1997 of the Ministries of Agriculture and of Environmental Protection and Country-planning on protected fish species and other aquatic animals, and on closed seasons of some fish species.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
1997 (2002)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Collection of Hungarian Rules of Law in Force.
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Seasons Fishery management and conservation Aquatic animals Protection of species
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Abstract

In fishing areas the catch of protected species listed in Annex 1 is prohibited through all the year. Some species cannot be catched in the closed seasons specified in Annex 2. Closed seasons may be modified annually by the fisheries authority. In certain cases these prohibitions may be lifted by the nature conservation authority. Accidentally catched organisms must be put back in their habitat.

Full text
Hungarian

References - Legislation

Implements

Act No. XLI of 1997 on fishing.

Legislation | Hungary | 1997 (2013)

Keyword: Basic legislation, Non-commercial fishing, Aquaculture, Inland fisheries, Institution, Subsidy/incentive, Offences/penalties, Data collection/reporting, Fishing gear/fishing method, Fishery management and conservation, Fishing authorization, Authorization/permit

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Decree No. 133 of 2013 (XII. 29.) VM of the Ministry of Rural Development laying down certain rules of fish farming and the protection of fish.

Legislation | Hungary | 2013 (2014)

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Fishing area, Registration, Authorization/permit, Policy/planning, Data collection/reporting, Offences/penalties, Fishing authorization, Protection of species, Protection of habitats

Source: FAO, FAOLEX