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Coastal Fisheries Protection Regulations

Version of section 20 from 2006-03-22 to 2017-04-12:

 The master of a foreign fishing vessel in respect of which a licence has been issued shall, where fish of a species, size or age set out in the licence as prohibited species is caught from the vessel, cause forthwith the return of that fish to the water in a manner that causes the least possible harm to that fish.

  • SOR/85-527, s. 14
  • SOR/94-362, s. 4(F)
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