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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
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislation Act 2003 s 54(1)
Registered 16 May 2019
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR02-Jul-2019
Tabled Senate02-Jul-2019
Date of repeal 18 May 2019
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003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 2019 (No. 4)1

 

 

 

I, Jason Lutze, Executive Director, Risk Assessment Capability 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 Fifteenth day of May 2019

 

 


1                Name of Instrument

                  This Instrument is the Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Instrument No. 4 (MRL Standard) Amendment Instrument 2019 (No. 4).

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

insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated foods and MRLs

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Fluralaner

 

 

MM     0812

Cattle muscle

T*0.005

MO      1281

Cattle liver

T*0.05

MO      1280

Cattle kidney

T*0.025

MF      0812

Cattle fat

T*0.06

MM     0822

Sheep muscle

T*0.005

MO      1288

Sheep liver

T*0.05

MO      1289

Sheep kidney

T*0.025

MF      0822

Sheep fat

T*0.06

 

 

 

Mefentrifluconazole

 

 

FP       0226

Apple

1

DF       0269

Dried grapes (=Currants, Raisins and Sultanas)

3

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

0.02

PE       0112

Eggs

*0.01

FB       0269

Grapes

1

MM     0095

Meat (mammalian)  [in the fat]

0.02

ML      0106

Milks

*0.01

PO      0111

Poultry, edible offal of

0.02

PM      0110

Poultry meat  [in the fat]

*0.01

 

 

 

Topramezone

 

 

GC      0640

Barley

*0.01

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

0.05

PE       0112

Eggs

*0.01

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian]

*0.01

ML      0106

Milks

*0.001

PO      0111

Poultry, Edible offal of

*0.01

PM      0110

Poultry meat

*0.01

GC      0654

Wheat

*0.01

 

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)

Clofentezine

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

VO      0448

Tomato

T1

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

VO      0448

Tomato

T0.5

 

 

 

Fenoxycarb

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FB       0278

Currant, Black

T2

FB       0279

Currant, Red

T2

FB       0268

Gooseberry

T2

 

 

 

Pyraclostrobin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

FS       0013

Cherries

T1

TN       0085

Tree nuts [except pistachio nut and walnuts]

*0.01

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

FS       0013

Cherries

1

TN       0085

Tree nuts [except pistachio nut and walnut]

0.07

 


 

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

 

COMPOUND

FOOD

MRL (mg/kg)

Aminopyralid

 

 

SO      0495

Rape seed

*0.01

 

 

 

Bromoxynil

 

 

VA       0385

Onion, Bulb

T*0.01

 

 

 

Fluxapyroxad

 

 

FS       0013

Cherries

3

TN       0085

Tree nuts

0.07

 

 

 

Halauxifen-methyl

 

 

SO      0495

Rape seed

*0.01

 

 

 

Imazapyr

 

 

VD      0523

Broad beans (dry) [faba beans]

T0.05

 

 

 

Mandestrobin

 

 

VP       0061

Beans, except broad bean and soya bean

0.7

MO      0105

Edible offal (Mammalian)

0.02

VL       0482

Lettuce, Head

0.7

VL       0483

Lettuce, Leaf

7

MM     0095

Meat [mammalian] [in the fat]

0.02

ML      0106

Milks

*0.02

 

 

 

Triadimenol

 

 

 

Anise myrtle leaves (dried)

T0.05

 

Lemon myrtle leaves (dried)

T0.05

 

[2]            Schedule, Table 3 - Residue definitions

insert in alphabetical order the following new compounds and associated residues

 

COMPOUND

RESIDUE

Fluralaner

{T} Fluralaner

Mefentrifluconazole

Mefentrifluconazole

Topramezone

Topramezone

[3]            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)

Mandestrobin

 

 

AL       0061

Bean fodder

70

AL       1030

Bean forage (green)

70

 

 

 

Mefentrifluconazole

 

 

AB       0226

Apple pomace, dry

5

AB       0269

Grape pomace, dry

5

 

 

 

Topramezone

 

 

 

Cereal forage and fodder

0.03

 

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

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Aminopyralid

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Forage brassicas (green)

2

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Forage and fodder of brassicas

2

Pyraclostrobin

 

 

OMIT:

 

 

 

Almond hulls

3

SUBSTITUTE:

 

 

 

Almond hulls

15

 

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

 

COMPOUND

ANIMAL FEED COMMODITY

MRL (mg/kg)

Fluxapyroxad

 

 

 

Almond hulls

30

 

 

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