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Document 32001R0671

Commission Regulation (EC) No 671/2001 of 30 March 2001 prohibiting fishing for herring by vessels flying the flag of a Member State

OJ L 93, 3.4.2001, p. 27–27 (ES, DA, DE, EL, EN, FR, IT, NL, PT, FI, SV)

No longer in force, Date of end of validity: 31/12/2001

ELI: http://data.europa.eu/eli/reg/2001/671/oj

32001R0671

Commission Regulation (EC) No 671/2001 of 30 March 2001 prohibiting fishing for herring by vessels flying the flag of a Member State

Official Journal L 093 , 03/04/2001 P. 0027 - 0027


Commission Regulation (EC) No 671/2001

of 30 March 2001

prohibiting fishing for herring by vessels flying the flag of a Member State

THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,

Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,

Having regard to Council Regulation (EEC) No 2847/93 of 12 October 1993 establishing a control system applicable to the common fisheries policy(1), as last amended by Regulation (EC) No 2846/98(2), and in particular Article 21(3) thereof,

Whereas:

(1) Council Regulation (EC) No 2848/2000 of 15 December 2000 fixing for 2001 the fishing opportunities and associated conditions for certain fish stocks and groups of fish stocks, applicable in Community waters and, for Community vessels, in waters where limitations in catch are required(3), lays down quotas for herring for 2001.

(2) In order to ensure compliance with the provisions relating to the quantity limits on catches of stocks subject to quotas, the Commission must fix the date by which catches made by vessels flying the flag of a Member State are deemed to have exhausted the quota allocated to the Community.

(3) According to the information received by the Commission, catches of herring in the waters of ICES subareas I and II (Norwegian waters) by vessels flying the flag of a Member State or registered in a Member State have exhausted the quota allocated to the Community for 2001,

HAS ADOPTED THIS REGULATION:

Article 1

Catches of herring in the waters of ICES subareas I and II (Norwegian waters) by vessels flying the flag of a Member State or registered in a Member State are hereby deemed to have exhausted the quota allocated to the Community for 2001.

Fishing for herring in the waters of ICES subareas I and II (Norwegian waters) by vessels flying the flag of a Member State or registered in a Member State is hereby prohibited, as are the retention on board, transhipment and landing of this stock caught by the above vessels after the date of application of this Regulation.

Article 2

This Regulation shall enter into force on the day following its publication in the Official Journal of the European Communities.

This Regulation shall be binding in its entirety and directly applicable in all Member States.

Done at Brussels, 30 March 2001.

For the Commission

Franz Fischler

Member of the Commission

(1) OJ L 261, 20.10.1993, p. 1.

(2) OJ L 358, 31.12.1998, p. 5.

(3) OJ L 334, 30.12.2000, p. 1.

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