||Factory Vessel Regulations (L.N. No. 67/2003).
||Protection in certain sectors of economic activity; Fishers
|Type of legislation:
||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
|Entry into force:
||Legislation on-line Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FOA) PDF of Regulations in English (consulted on 2013-11-12)
||These Regulations lay down the hygienic conditions that shall apply to handling (slaughtering, freezing, processing, salting, packing, etc.) of fish products on board of factory vessels Article 3 sets out minimum requirements for design and equipment. Article 4 prescribes design of areas for preparation and processing and freezing of fishery products. Article 6 prescribes requirements for vessels on which fish is frozen. A qualified person on board of a factory vessel shall be responsible for implementing best practices. Article 10 defines hygienic conditions applicable to heading, gutting and filetting, canning, smoking, thawing, etc. of fish. Article 24 contains general conditions for visual inspection of fish products. (27 articles)