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Title 50Chapter VIPart 600Subpart N → §600.1202


Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries
PART 600—MAGNUSON-STEVENS ACT PROVISIONS
Subpart N—Shark Fin Removal, Possession, Transfer and Landing


§600.1202   Definitions.

(a) In addition to the definitions in the Magnuson-Stevens Act and in §600.10, the terms used in this subpart have the following meanings:

Fin means any of the fins of a shark (including the tail) or a portion thereof.

Land or landing means offloading fish, or causing fish to be offloaded, from a fishing vessel, either to another vessel or to a shore side location or facility, or arriving in port, or at a dock, berth, beach, seawall, or ramp to begin offloading fish.

Naturally attached, with respect to a shark fin, means attached to the corresponding shark carcass through some portion of uncut skin.

(b) If there is any difference between a definition in this section and in §600.10, the definition in this section is the operative definition for the purposes of this subpart.

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