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The Sea Fish (Specified Sea Areas) (Regulation of Nets and Other Fishing Gear) (Scotland) Order 2000

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Square mesh panel requirements

4.  Any net to which this article applies which has a mesh size of 70 millimetres or more but less than 119 millimetres shall have incorporated in it as part of the net a square mesh panel which–

(a)has a mesh size of not less than 90 millimetres; and

(b)is no more than 12 metres from the codline or, in any case where the net is used for the purpose of fishing for Norway lobsters, no more than 18 metres from the codline.

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