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Marshall Islands Marine Resources Act 1997.

Country/Territory
Marshall Islands
Document type
Legislation
Date
1997 (2006)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Fisheries, Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
Basic legislation Fishery management and conservation Marine fisheries Foreign fishing Institution Access right Policy/planning Special fund Registration Artisanal fishing Aquaculture Mariculture Enforcement/compliance Offences/penalties Fishing authorization Endangered species
Geographical area
Oceania
Abstract

An Act to make provision for the management, conservation and development of fisheries resources of the Marshall Islands and the development of the fisheries industry, and in relation with this the establishment of the Marshall Islands Marine Resources Authority.

Full text
English
Website
www.paclii.org

References - Legislation

Repeals

Marine Resources (Trochus) Act 1983 (Public Law 1983-15).

Legislation | Marshall Islands | 1983 | Repealed

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Seasons, Enforcement/compliance, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marine Resources Act (Chapter 1, Title 33).

Legislation | Marshall Islands | 1966 (1980) | Repealed

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Fishing gear/fishing method, Management/conservation, Offences/penalties, Protection of species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Marshall Islands Marine Resources Authority Act 1988.

Legislation | Marshall Islands | 1988 (1989) | Repealed

Keyword: Marine fisheries, Institution, Foreign fishing, Access right, Special fund, Fishing gear/fishing method, Enforcement/compliance, Offences/penalties, Fishing authorization

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Marshall Islands Fisheries Regulations 1998.

Legislation | Marshall Islands | 1998

Keyword: Fishery management and conservation, Marine fisheries, Access right, Aquaculture, Authorization/permit, Data collection/reporting, Fish products, International trade, Transshipment, Fishing authorization, Endangered species

Source: FAO, FAOLEX