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This instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012 to set new and varied maximum residue limits and make other changes to the tables with respect to certain residue definitions, commodities and substances.
Administered by: Agriculture and Water Resources
Made 07 Feb 2018
Registered 08 Feb 2018
Tabled HR 12 Feb 2018
Tabled Senate 12 Feb 2018
Date of repeal 10 Feb 2018
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003

 

 

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2018 (No. 2)1

 

 

 

I, Jason Lutze, Executive Director, Scientific Assessment and Chemical Review and delegate of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority, having regard to s 7A of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Act 1992, make this instrument for the purposes of subsection 6(1) and the reference in subparagraph 5A(3)(b)(iii) of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code which is a Schedule to the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Lutze

Delegate of the Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority

 

 

 

Dated this Seventh day of February 2018

 

 


1                Name of Instrument

                  This Instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2018 (No. 2).

2                Commencement

                  This Instrument commences on the day after it is registered.

3                Amendment of the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012

                  Schedule 1 to this Instrument amends the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) 2012.


Schedule 1        Amendments

(section 3)

[1]            Schedule, Table 1 - MRLs of agricultural and veterinary chemicals and associated substances in food commodities

for each of the following compounds, omit the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'omit' and substitute in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed under 'substitute' (if any)

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Clothianidin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FI         0331

Cherimoya

T2

FI         0332

Custard apple

T2

FI         0337

Ilama

T2

FT       0305

Olives

T0.5

FI         0365

Soursop

T2

FI         0368

Sugar apple

T2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

FI         0331

Cherimoya

T0.1

FI         0332

Custard apple

T0.1

FI         0337

Ilama

T0.1

SO      0305

Olives for oil production

T0.3

FI         0365

Soursop

T0.1

FI         0368

Sugar apple

T0.1

FT       0305

Table olives

T0.3

Dithiocarbamates (mancozeb, metham, metiram, thiram, zineb and ziram)

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FB       0018

Berries and other small fruits [except strawberries]

T10

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

FB       0018

Berries and other small fruits [except strawberries]

T15


 

Endothal

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

SO      0691

Cotton seed

0.1

VR       0589

Potato

0.1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

SO      0691

Cotton seed

T2

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

T*0.05

PE       0112

Eggs

T*0.05

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian]

T*0.05

ML      0106

Milks

T*0.01

PO      0111

Poultry, Edible offal of

T*0.05

PM      0110

Poultry meat

T*0.05

 

 

 

Fludioxonil

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FB       0020

Blueberries

T2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

FB       0020

Blueberries

T3

 

for each of the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated foods and MRLs listed below

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Bifenthrin

 

 

FB       0021

Currants, Black, Red, White

T3

 

 

 

Cyazofamid

 

 

HH      0722

Basil

T30

DH      0722

Basil, dry

T90

 

 

 

Myclobutanil

 

 

MO      0105

Edible offal (mammalian)

*0.01

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian]

*0.01

ML      0106

Milks

*0.01

 

[2]            Schedule, Table 4 - MRLs for pesticides in animal feed commodities

insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated animal feed commodities and MRLs

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Endothal

 

 

 

Primary feed commodities

T20

 

 

 

Myclobutanil

 

 

AB       0269

Grape pomace, dry

5

 

for the following compounds, insert in alphabetical order the associated animal feed commodities and MRLs listed below

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Dimethenamid-P

 

 

AM      1051

Fodder beet [fresh weight]

T*0.01

AL       1051

Fodder beet leaves or tops [fresh weight]

T*0.01

 


 

 

1        Note

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