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This instrument varies standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.
Administered by: Health
Exempt from sunsetting by the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 s 94
Registered 13 Sep 2017
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Sep-2017
Tabled Senate16-Oct-2017
Date of repeal 15 Sep 2017
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

Approved draft variation to the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code

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Food Standards (Proposal P1046 – L-amino acid acetate in Food for Special Medical Purposes) Variation

 

 

The Board of Food Standards Australia New Zealand gives public notice of the approval of this variation under section 97 of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991.  The variation commences on the date specified in clause 3 of this variation.

 

11 September 2017

 

Standards Management Officer

Delegate of the Board of Food Standards Australia New Zealand

 

 

 

 

 

Note: 

 

Public notice of the approval of the variation will be given in the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Notification Circular Number 24-17 published and issued on 14 September 2017. This means that this date is the date of public notice for the purposes of clause 3 of the variation.

 


 

1             Name

This instrument is the Food Standards (Proposal P1046 – L-amino acid acetate in Food for Special Medical Purposes) Variation.

2             Variation to standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code

The Schedule varies Standards in the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code.

3             Commencement

The variation commences on the date of public notice under subsection 97(4) of the Food Standards Australia New Zealand Act 1991 of the approval of the variation.

Schedule

[1]           Schedule 3 is varied by

[1.1]        inserting in the table to subsection S3—2(2) in alphabetical order

L-arginine acetate

section S3—38

 

[1.2]        inserting after section S3—37

S3—38                Specification for L-arginine acetate

                            For L-arginine acetate, the specifications are the following:

                            (a)      full chemical name—(2S)-2-amino-5-(diaminomethylideneamino) pentanoic acid acetate;

                            (b)      description—white crystalline powder;

                            (c)      chemical formula—C8H18N4O4;

                            (d)      CAS number—71173-62-1;

                            (e)      purity (assay, on dried basis)—98.0-101.0%;

                            (f)      loss on drying—maximum 0.5%;

                            (g)      lead—maximum 0.4 mg/kg;

                            (h)      arsenic—maximum 1 mg/kg;

                            (i)       cadmium—maximum 0.2 mg/kg;

                            (j)       mercury—maximum 0.4 mg/kg.

 

[2]           Schedule 29 is varied by omitting from the table to section S29—20

 

L-arginine

substituting

 

L-arginine

 

L-arginine acetate