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CRZ Notification 2011

The Indian Fisheries Act, 1897

Maritime Zones of India Act, 1981 (Regulation of Fishing by Foreign Vessels)

Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) Notification of 1991

Draft Coastal Management Zone (CMZ) 2008

Coastal Aquaculture Authority Act, 2005

State Legislations

Andhra Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1994

Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Fisheries Regulation, 1938

Goa, Daman and Diu Marine Fishing Regulation (Amendment) Act, 1989

The Goa Marine Fishing Regulation (Relaxation of Time Limit for Registration of Vessels) Act, 1993, Act No. 20 of 1993

Gujarat Fisheries Act, 2003

Gujarat Gulf of Kutch Marine National Park Notification, 1982

Karnataka Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1986

The Kerala Monsoon Fishery (Pelagic) Protection Act, 2007

The Kerala Fishermen Debt Relief Commission Act, 2008

Kerala Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1980

The Kerala Fishermen’s Welfare Fund Act, 1985

The Kerala Fishermen’s and Allied Worker’s Welfare Cess Act, 2007

Lakshadweep Marine Fishing Regulation, 2000

Maharashtra Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1981

Manipur Fisheries Act, 1988 (1992)

Mizoram Fisheries Act, 2005

The Orissa Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1981

Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1983

Tamil Nadu Fishermen and Labourers engaged in Fishing and Allied Activities (Social Security and Welfare Act), 2007

West Bengal
West Bengal Marine Fishing Regulation Act, 1993

West Bengal Inland Fisheries Act, 1984

Draft Legislations and Bill

The Fishermen (Protection and Welfare) Bill, 2000

Marine Fishing Regulation Bill proposed by the Majumdar Committee in 1976