The Komi Republic managed to assert the right of inhabitants for fishing

Such opinion was expressed by the Chairman of the State Council of the Komi Republic Igor Kovzel, commenting on the changes prepared by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation in rules of fishery for Northern fishery basin. The press service of the State Council of the Komi Republic reports about it.

These adjustments were initiated by the Governor of the Komi Republic and the State Council of the Komi Republic according to numerous addresses of inhabitants. It is expected that after necessary procedure of coordination in profile federal structures, they will be finally approved in June, 2015.

We will remind, mass discontent of the population of the republic was caused by the prohibitions and restrictions on implementation of amateur and sporting fishery stated in the new rules which became effective on February 3, 2015.

"Thanks to common efforts of executive and legislative powers of the region, and also the active support of the public, we managed to assert the right of inhabitants for fishing which in many settlements represents the traditional trade. I hope that the procedure of final coordination of adjustments at the federal level won't take a lot of time", – Igor Kovzel emphasized.

According to the prepared corrections, the amateur and sporting fishing by hook tools are allowed on the main rivers of fishery: Pechora, the Whisker, Izhma, Vychegda, Vymi, Mezen with their influxes (only 82 rivers).

Now the draft of the order with the changes made to the Rules of fishery is being undergoing necessary procedure of an assessment of the regulating influence in the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation by results of what it will be directed on registration in the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation.

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