Sisi signs law for the protection and development of lakes and fisheries

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President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi signed Law No. 146 of 2021 promulgating the Law for the Protection and Development of Lakes and Fisheries.

The provisions of the law shall apply to lakes specified by a decree of the President of the Republic and all water bodies and fish farming lands, which are determined by a decree of the Prime Minister regarding the protection and development of fish wealth.

The Prime Minister shall issue the executive regulations for the provisions of the law within 6 months from the date of its enforcement.

An economic public authority shall be established for the protection and development of lakes and fisheries called “the Agency for the Protection and Development of Lakes and Fisheries.” It is affiliated with the Prime Minister, and its headquarters will be in Cairo Governorate, and it may establish branches and offices within the Arab Republic of Egypt.

Publication of the law in the Official Gazette.

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The article “Sisi” signs the law for the protection and development of lakes and fisheries was written in Al Borsa newspaper.